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Italy vs. Ireland Preview

Italy go in to their final group game on Monday evening, knowing that victory is their only chance of qualifying for the last eight of the competition. However, if Spain versus Croatia is a 2-2 or higher scoring draw, the Italians will be out regardless of their own result. Republic of Ireland became the first […]

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Spain vs. Ireland Preview

Tournament favourites Spain face the Republic of Ireland in Thursday evening’s late kick off in Group C. The Spanish were held to a 1-1 draw with Italy on Sunday, with Cesc Fabregas equalising after Antonio Di Natale’s opener on the hour mark. The two teams met almost ten years ago to the day, in the […]

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Italy vs. Croatia Preview

Thursday’s match in Poznan sees Group C leaders Croatia meet Italy, with Slaven Bilic’s side knowing that three points would see them safely into the quarter finals. The Croats ran out 3-1 winners against the Republic of Ireland on Sunday, with Mario Mandzukic scoring twice. The Wolfsburg striker is now a rather generous 26.0 (25/1) […]

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Netherlands vs. Germany

In arguably the stand out fixture of the Euro 2012 group stages, the Netherlands meet Germany in Wednesday’s late kick off in Kharkiv. The Germans, who have lifted the trophy on three occasions, could wrap up qualification for the quarter finals with victory, depending on the outcome of Group B’s other game earlier in the […]

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Denmark vs. Portugal

Tuesday’s early kick off sees a meeting of two sides who met each other in qualifying for this summer’s European Championship, as Denmark meet Portugal in Lviv. The Danes were victorious in their meeting in Copenhagen eight months ago, whilst it was the Portuguese who came out on top in Porto twelve months previously. Cristiano […]

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Who is going to win Euro 2012?

So the time of reckoning has arrived. The squads have been finalised, the warm up games have been played out and the teams are ready and waiting in the respective bases ahead of the European Championships in Poland and Ukraine. Holders and World Champions Spain go in to the tournament as favourites at 3.75 (11/4) […]

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