Euro 2008, Five conclusions: Spain 4-1 Russia

Ollie Irish

10th, June 2008

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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

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