Iniesta slams Mourinho over Spain criticism

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta has hit out at Jose Mourinho following the Real Madrid coach`s criticism of Spain`s playing style at Euro 2012.

Spain extends lead atop FIFA rankings, Italy 6th

Spain`s successful defense of the European Championship extended the World Cup winner`s lead atop the FIFA world rankings on Wednesday, and beaten finalist Italy climbed six places to No. 6.

Mourinho unhappy with Xavi-Iker friendship

The father of Xavi has revealed that Spain captain Iker Casillas got into trouble with Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho because of his friendship with the Barcelona midfielder.

Only Spain are superior to Italy, says Andrea Pirlo

Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo has declared that Spain are the only team Italy cannot match, after the Azzurri were beaten in the final of Euro 2012 by Vicente del Bosque`s side

Fernando Torres revels in Euro 2012 crown after `complicated` season

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has admitted that winning Euro 2012 with Spain helps to make up for what he described as a "complicated" season.

Belarus Prez attends Euro 2012 final; women strip

Six members of Femen held a bare-breasted protest in Kiev on Sunday against the visit by Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko.

Euro Cup 2012 Final: Spain vs Italy - Preview

Spain boss Vicente del Bosque is expected to have a fully-fit squad for the Euro 2012 final showdown with Italy.

Euro Cup 2012: 15 super facts we bet you didn't know!

As defending champions Spain meet Italy in the final of Euro Cup at Kiev, here are some interesting facts about the European Championship.

Euro 2012 Xavi Hernandez`s last tournament with Spain?

Xavi has admitted that he does not know if he will feature in another major tournament with Spain after Euro 2012.

Euro Cup 2012 Final: Spain vs Italy – Key contests

Both the teams started their campaign playing each other in the tournament. The result was a draw then. On Sunday same teams play their final game of the tournament, each eyeing a win and history in the final of the Euro 2012 on Sunday.

Euro 2012: Spain - Road to the final

How Spain experimented with their tactics and strategies as they registered yet another memorable run in a major tournament.

Laurent Blanc steps down as France coach

Laurent Blanc has elected not to extend his contract as France coach after two years in charge of his country, the French Football Federation (FFF) has confirmed.

Andrea Pirlo may win the Ballon d`Or

Andrea Pirlo is in the running to gatecrash the duopoly of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the Ballon d’Or race.

Balotelli hails Italy win as `best night` of his career

Italy striker Mario Balotelli has described his match-winning performance in the Azzurri`s 2-1 victory over Germany as the "best night" of his career.

Cassano `fantastic` despite lack of fitness, says Italy coach

Antonio Cassano might only have one half of football in his legs, but his "fantastic" performance in the 2-1 win over Germany makes his selection worthwhile says coach Prandelli.

Euro 2012: Portugal pay the penalty as Spain enter final

Spain progressed to their third consecutive major final with an 4-2 penalty win over Portugal in the Euro 2012 semi-final at the Donbass Arena.

Vicente del Bosque hails Spanish defence after semi-final victory

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has said that his players are delighted to progress to the final of Euro 2012 after a 4-2 victory on penalties over Portugal in Wednesday night`s last-four encounter.

Euro 2012: The last four standing

The stage is set for an exciting finish for the Euro 2012 as the last-four line-up is complete after a tense match between England and Italy, which stretched to the penalty shoot-out.

Euro 2012: The last four standing

The stage is set for an exciting finish for the Euro 2012 as the last-four line-up is complete after a tense match between England and Italy, which stretched to the penalty shoot-out.

Euro 2012: Portugal `can pose problems` for Spain, insists Bento

Portugal coach Paulo Bento insists his side will not fall into the same trap as France by retreating into their shells when they face reigning champions Spain.