Spain’s Xabi Alonso hails Euro 2012 group success
Reigning champions delighted to progress
SPAIN’S star midfielder Xabi Alonso was delighted they won their Euro 21012 group after coming through a nerve-wracking clash with Croatia to reach the quarter-finals.
European Championship Group C was in the balance until the final few minutes, with reigning champions Spain qualifying with a 1-0 win.
Alonso said: “Clearly, the important thing was to advance as group winners.”
The Evening Express is happy to encourage discussion and debate on the topics featured within our newspaper and on our website.
However, we would urge people to respect the opinions of others even if they do not agree with them. We will not tolerate abusive comments of any type and such posts will not be approved.
Only registered Disqus users can supply comments, and your registered name will automatically be appended to any comment that you upload.
Your comments may be used in the Evening Express.