Euro 2012: Germany's tactical blunders against Italy

Germany were the makers of their own downfall as Italy won 2-1 in Warsaw.

Euro 2012: Germany's tactical blunders against Italy

Germany were the makers of their own downfall as Italy won 2-1 in Warsaw.

Germany could not control Italy`s midfielders, says Klinsmann

United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann thinks that Germany failed to limit the action of Italy`s midfielders in Thursday`s 2-1 defeat at Euro 2012.

Priceless Pirlo is the best signing of my career, says Juventus director Marotta

Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta has heaped praise on Andrea Pirlo, saying that it is impossible to put a price on the Italy regista.

Germany would have preferred England in semis: Lahm

Germany captain Philipp Lahm was left bemused by Italy`s failure to turn their domination into goals against England, insisting that his country would have put the Three Lions out of their misery before extra time.

I`m not out of Euro 2012 yet: Gomez

Germany striker Mario Gomez has moved to dismiss suggestions that his Euro 2012 campaign is all but over after losing his place to Miroslav Klose for die Mannschaft`s quarter-final match against Greece.

England future is bright despite penalty heartbreak: Walcott

Theo Walcott has insisted the future is bright for England, despite experiencing yet more penalty heartbreak at this summer`s European Championships.

Ronaldo deserves a monument in Portugal, says Maradona

Diego Maradona believes that Portugal have Cristiano Ronaldo to thank for their progress to the Euro 2012 semi-final, and the Real Madrid star deserves a monument in his honour in Lisbon.

The time has come for Germany to beat Italy: Low

Joachim Low believes that the time has come for Germany to overcome their struggles of the past and defeat Italy in a major tournament.

Hodgson plans England `revolution`

Roy Hodgson believes that the English football system needs to grant more opportunities to youngsters after the side`s penalty shoot-out defeat to Italy at Euro 2012.

Italy possess fantastic team spirit, says Manuel Neuer

Manuel Neuer has refused to count Germany as favourites ahead of their semi-final with Italy due to the rejuvenated spirit among their opponents.

We can win against Spain: Cristiano Ronaldo

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has assured that he is not feeling any sort of pressure ahead of his side`s Euro 2012 semi-final clash against Spain on Wednesday.

Euro 2012: How Germany set new world record...

Germany have set a new record for consecutive wins in competitive international football with their 4-2 Euro 2012 quarter-final victory over Greece in Gdansk.

Euro 2012: How Germany set new world record...

Germany have set a new record for consecutive wins in competitive international football with their 4-2 Euro 2012 quarter-final victory over Greece in Gdansk.

Messi wants Spain to win Euro 2012

Lionel Messi has stated that he would love to see Xavi, Andres Iniesta and the rest of his Barcelona team-mates once more crowned champions of Europe, as he throws his support behind Spain`s bid to win Euro 2012.

Fernando Santos praises Greek passion after Germany defeat

Greece coach Fernando Santos has heaped praise on his players, despite losing 4-2 to Germany in the quarter-finals of Euro 2012.

We can`t make the same mistakes, warns Germany skipper Lahm

Germany captain Philipp Lahm has demanded his side improve in the wake of reaching the semi-finals of Euro 2012, insisting that the squad can play much better than the level shown against Greece.

Euro 2012 show may help me get the best player of the world award: Ronaldo

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo thinks that his displays at Euro 2012 could help him secure the Fifa Ballon d`Or award.

Euro 2012: England advance amidst controversy

Wayne Rooney returned from suspension to fire England to the top of Group D and into the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 as a 1-0 victory over Ukraine set up a date with Italy on Sunday.

This was the worst season of my life: Robben

Netherlands star Arjen Robben has described the 2011-12 season as the worst of his career.