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Spain and Italy progress to knockout phase Holders Spain emerged from Group C as winners with Italy securing second place, but both sides left it late to seal their places in the last eight after two tense affairs in Poland. Spain’s 1-0 defeat of Croatia in Gdansk saw them finish the group with seven points,…
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Group C is set to be decided on Monday night as Spain, Italy and Croatia battle it out for the two qualifying places, whilst Republic of Ireland play for pride before going home. Spain vs Croatia Spain are on top of the group currently and are favourites to finish first in the pool, but the…
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Torres fires as Poor Ireland go out Holders and World Champions Spain sent out a clear warning to the rest of the Euro 2012 contenders by thumping the Republic of Ireland 4-0. The defeat sends the Green Army home after two games. After conceding early against Croatia Ireland lasted only a minute longer against the…
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Italy 1-1 Croatia highlights "Four points out of two games and top of the group is a great position for Croatia to be in. Croatia tried to win this game all the way through, whereas the Italians didn't. They sat back, and I have very little sympathy for them. Italy: Buffon, Bonucci, De Rossi, Chiellini,…
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Group C is back on Thursday with two fixtures that will be well worth a watch. Firstly Croatia, who were impressive in their opener, take on Italy, whilst Republic of Ireland need a result against holders Spain to avoid a likely elimination. Croatia vs Italy Croatia started their Euro 2012 campaign with real intent, with…
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Clinical Croatia sitting pretty as Italy hold Spain As Italy and Spain squared up in Gdansk it looked like we were all set to embark on a classic war of attrition but the game had plenty of surprises as the Azzurri claimed a precious point from their Group C opener against the holders.  A Cesc…
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Ireland 1-3 Croatia highlights Rep of Ireland: Given, O'Shea, St. Ledger, Dunne, Ward, McGeady, Whelan, Andrews, Duff, Doyle, Keane. Subs: Westwood, Kelly, McShane, Walters, Gibson, Hunt, O'Dea, Long, Cox, Green, McClean, Forde. Croatia: Pletikosa, Srna, Corluka, Schildenfeld, Strinic, Vukojevic, Rakitic, Modric, Perisic, Mandzukic, Jelavic. Subs: Kelava, Simunic, Buljat, Pranjic, Badelj, Vrsaljko, Dujmovic, Kalinic, Kranjcar, Vida,…
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World champions Spain enter the Euro 2012 fray today, as they take on the unpredictable Italy, whilst Republic of Ireland and Croatia also lock horns in what should be a tightly-contested Group C.  Spain vs Italy Spain are rightly favourites for the tournament in Ukraine and Poland given their successes at Euro 2008 and the…
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VEDRAN CORLUKA (Croatia) : "It's a really tough group. I think we have the best team of the world in our group, and Italy always have a lot of good players. Ireland haven't been in such big competitions for a long time, I know they'll be extra-motivated, but we have strength and quality in our…

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There are several reasons why sports betting is so fun. The possibility that you will win or lose your bets makes betting an activity-filled with adrenaline. While betting, emotions for teams and players combined with a desire to win are mixed. When placing bets, you don’t just test your knowledge about a particular sport, but…