Fernando Torres starts for Spain v Ireland: Euro 2012 Live

GDANSK, Poland (Sporting Alert) — Fernando Torres has been handed a starting place in Spain XI for their Euro 2012 Group C clash against Ireland on Thursday night. The 2012 Euro tournament started on Friday, June 8 – games will be televised live on ESPN and its networks, including live streaming on 

BREAKING NEWS: Torres starts on bench for Spain v Italy – Live

(Sporting Alert) — Fernando Torres has started on the bench for Spain as they begin their quest to defend their European title against Italy at PGE Arena tonight. Torres, who admitted to being surprised at getting a call up for the tournament, following his slow run since moving to Chelsea last year, will be on…

EURO 2012 – Wenger: Spain will miss Puyol, Villa at Euros

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Spain are weaker without captain Carles Puyol for the upcoming Euro 2012 tournament which kicks-off on Friday, this is according to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. The defending champions will enter the tournament also without star forward and 2008 Golden Boot winner David Villa. The Barcelona stars will both miss the event…

Xavi, Busquets start for Spain v China: Live

(Sporting Alert) — Fernando Torres starts on the bench tonight for Spain in their EURO 2012 warm-up clash against China, but Barcelona’s Xavi returns to the starting line-up for the clash at Estadio de la Cartuja. Watch Live on: ESPN3.com Torres, who is expected to start for Spain in their EURO Group C opener against…

Torres starts for Spain vs South Korea: Live

(Sporting Alert) — As expected, Fernando Torres has been handed a starting place for Spain in tonight’s EURO 2012 warm-up clash against South Korea at Stade de Suisse Wankdorf. Spain vs South Korea: Live on ESPN3 However, Spain manager Vicente del Bosque has again decided to leave out Barcelona trio Xavi Hernández, Sergio Busquets and…

Fernando Torres set to start against South Korea

(Sporting Alert) — Fernando Torres is set to be handed a starting place for Spain when they take on South Korea in a friendly football international on Wednesday. The Chelsea forward was included in Spain’s squad for the EURO 2012 tournament which starts next week and coach Vicente del Bosque, who is without top goalscorer…