Monthly Archives: June 2012

Euro 2012 Day 9

Today began the final stretch toward the quarterfinals with the last games of group A being played. As Poland faced the Czech Republic and Greece faced Russia, every team in the group still had the possibility of moving on to … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Days 7 and 8

The past two days saw no shortage of goals as the teams in groups C and D vied to secure their advance to the knockout round or struggle to keep a slim chance of advancement alive. Yesterday’s first match featured … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Day 6

There was no shortage of goals in today’s first match between Denmark and Portugal. The match started with Denmark pressing forward early and getting several attempts in the Portuguese third in the first ten minutes. An injury to Zimling forced … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Day 5

The Czechs made a flying start to the match against Greece with two goals inside the first six minutes. Jiracek netted the first goal off a pass through the Greek defence by Huschman. The second goal arrived three minutes later … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Day 4

The final match day of the first round of group stage games did not feature too much excitement in the first match between France and England, but saw a wonderful upset in the second between Ukraine and Sweden. France played … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Day 3

The two games today were both exciting to start off group C. The first match featured two accomplished sides: Italy, who won the 2006 World Cup, and Spain, who are the reigning champions of both the World Cup and the … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Day 2

Well, if you were hoping for a major upset to start of the tournament, today definitely delivered. Despite dominating possession in today’s match against Denmark, the Dutch poor finishing today cost them a win and gave Denmark a stunning 1-0 … Continue reading

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