Spain won last night in Kyiv the third international trophy in a row, devastating Squadra Azzurra with an incredible 4-0! For the new and old European Champions have scored David Silva (14 ‘), Jordi Alba (41′), Fernando Torres (84 ‘) and Mata (88′).
The Spanish player Jordi Alba, author of a goal in the Euro 2012 final, said he is extremely happy for the victory of Spain over Italy, saying that he still not believe he won the European Championship.
“It was my first final tournament. They have made history before and now I succeeded with them. I don’t believe it, I don’t realize yet. Now I will have fun and I will enjoy of this trophy. I made a good tournament and I managed to score a goal. In these moments I remember my friends, my family, the people who helped me so much, “said Alba.
It was a final full of records. Spain managed to win the third international title in a row, after winning Euro 2008 and World Cup in 2010. It was registered the biggest score difference to a Euro final. And Del Bosque recorded a unique performance, winning the three major trophies in football: UEFA Champions League, FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro. After this victory, and La Roja’s captain, Iker Casillas, was written on the list of records, being the first player who win 100 matches (in 90 minutes) in the national team jersey.