1- This is the first time that Netherlands failed to win a group stage game.
1- Vincente del Bosque is the 1st man in the world to win the World Cup, the European Championships and the Champions League as coach.
2- Torres is the only player to have scored in two succussive European Championsips
3- Spain are the first side to win three consecutive titles - Euro 2008, World Cup 2010 and Euro 2012.
4- Four is the maximum number of goals scored against a team in the finals of a European Championships. Spain routed Italy 4-0 in this edition of Euros.
4- Four is the maximum number of times any person has hit the woodwork in the European Championships. Cristiano Ronaldo did it this time.
|Casillas was the best keeper of the Euro keeping 5 clean sheets|
6- For the first time 6 players were tied for the golden boot in an European Championship. Mario Gomez, Mario Mandzukic, Mario Balotelli, Fernando Torres, Cristiano Ronaldo and Alan Dzagoev were all tied
8- 8 are the total number of players that Spain and Italy had from Barcelona and Juventus respectively (if you include Jordi Alba and Giovinco too)
9- Spanish keeper Iker Casillas has equalled the record of Edwin Van der Saar of keeping 9 clean sheets at the Euros.
11- Andres Iniesta had 11 shots on target, more than any other player in the history of European Championships
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11- Real Madrid had 11 players representing them in the quarters of Euro 2012.
12- Spain are unbeaten in the last 12 European matches.
22- 22 were the most number of saves made by any keeper in this Euros. It was made by Joe Hart in this Euros.
23- Xavi has surpassed Paco Gento in the titles won in his career. He has won 23, one more than Gento.
29- This European Championships has seen 29% of the total goals scored in headers, most in any European Championships.
36- Italy attempted 36 shots against England in the quarter finals. No side has attempted these many without scoring a goal.
52- Spain ended up with 52% possession overall in the final match against Italy.
70- Ronaldo has a total of 70 shots at goal from outside the box, at major tournaments, failing score in any.
76- Spain's 76% possession in the match against Ireland is the highest figure in the European Championships since 1980
100- Casillas has won 100 of the 137 international matches he has played becoming the first player to register a century of wins.
120- Buffon has earned a total of 120 caps for his country.
164- Giovinco was the shortest player for any team in the Euro 2012 with a height of 164 metres.
217- Milan Baros ended up playing 217 minutes on pitch before he actually got a shot at goal.
673- Wayne Rooney ended his major tournament goal drought as he scored after 673 minutes for England in a major tournament. The goal came against Ukraine
901- There was an average of 901 passes made in a match of Euro 2012.