Spain are the stars, they haven’t got Ronaldo though

It’s fair to say we have the best four teams in the competition in the semi-finals of Euro2012. Germany v Italy and Portugal v Spain. Spain has lost just nine times in 37 encounters including 1-0 win in the last 16 on the way to their victory at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa. Portugal got their revenge with a four goal victory in Lisbon less than five months later, giving the reigning world … [Read more...]

What are England’s chances against Italy?

Italy and England are actually very similar, the Azzurri came out and looked like attacking against the Republic of Ireland, and absorbed all the pressure against both Croatia and Spain in Group B. Both sides are naturally cautious, however, England is less likely to be caught out on the break by the Italians as they would have been if it were Spain. Wayne Rooney has been off form, what … [Read more...]