1. The emphatic victory was a great signal of intent from Spain. It was also a superb hat-trick from David Villa.
2. Spain’s very own Lampard-Gerrard conundrum is solved: Torres and Villa can play together (sometimes a little too literally ).
3. I didn’t see Christian Panucci lurking behind the goal, so I think I can safely say that Cesc Fabregas was offside when he scored his first goal for Spain.
4. The match started as