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Holders Spain enter the knockout stages on Saturday, as they take on France in the third of four Euro 2012 quarter-finals. Spain have been criticised by the media in their homeland due to the nature of their play so far in Ukraine and Poland, as the world champions have not hit the heights of 2008…
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Spain and France meet on Saturday in a mouth-watering Euro 2012 quarter-finals clash, with a close game predicted between two of the tournament's favourites. Spain qualified top of Group C after beating Republic of Ireland and Croatia, and drawing with Italy. Vicente del Bosque's men have not been at their ominous best as yet in…
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The final eight sides to compete in the Euro 2012 quarter-finals have been decided after four tight qualifying groups all went down to the last day to elect the progressing sides. Four eagerly-anticipated quarters will be played from Thursday through to Sunday, with the competition's real movers and shakers starting to make themselves known. Here…
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England top Group D after eventful night England progressed to the quarter-finals after Wayne Rooney scored on his international comeback but it was an unconvincing and frankly fortunate 1-0 win over Ukraine in Donetsk. Roared on by a boisterous home crowd, Ukraine made an excellent start and dominated possession while looking to threaten down the…
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Sweden vs France highlights
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Tuesday is the last day of the Euro 2012 group stages, with Group D set to be decided. France can top the pool with a win over the already-eliminated Sweden, whilst England and Ukraine play in a straight shootout for quarter-final inclusion. France vs Sweden France have started to click into gear, and have been…
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Group D will be decided on Tuesday night, with France looking for a positive result against already-eliminated Sweden to book a place in the quarter-finals. Sweden have been disappointing in the tournament this time round, with a 2-1 defeat to Ukraine following by a 3-2 reverse to England. The side have had problems defending for…
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England and France moved one step closer to making the Euro 2012 quarter-finals on Friday night, as the Group D favourites recorded wins over Sweden and Ukraine respectively. The pair now only need draws in their final games to make the last eight, but both will be eager to top the group to avoid probable…
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Group D is last to play their second round of fixtures, with England and France taking on Sweden and Ukraine respectively. Ukraine vs France Co-hosts Ukraine were not given too much hope of qualifying from Group D, with low expectations ahead of the tournament, but they started with a plucky 2-1 victory over Sweden and…
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Ukraine on top as big guns draw Unfancied co-hosts Ukraine sit top of Group D after Roy Hodgson’s England earned a point from a dominant France side in Donetsk. It was a tale of two Manchester City players as Samir Nasri’s strike cancelled out a first International goal for Joleon Lescott. The first half in…
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Shimmering in 34-degree heat, the Donbass Arena in Donetsk welcomes England and France for their Euro 2012 opener on Monday. And the temperature is set to turn up a notch - as England attempt to keep their cool against one of the tournament favourites. Laurent Blanc's men are unbeaten in 21 matches. But Roy Hodgson…
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The final round of fixtures in Euro 2012 takes place on Monday, as old enemies England and France do battle, before co-hosts Ukraine entertain Sweden. Group D looks like it could well be separated by the odd point, and as such all four sides will look to start with a positive result. England vs France…