Euro 2012: Spain vs Ireland

I can be very brief about this game. The Irish fans were great in their support for the team, but Spain just tore them apart with their passing and movement. Final score was 4-0. [37 photos total]

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A general view of the stadium as Ireland and Spain players line-up before their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's players pose for a team photo before their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Ireland at PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Members of Ireland's national team pose before their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Spain at PGE Arena in Gdansk (THOMAS BOHLEN/REUTERS) #
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Spain's goalkeeper Casillas warms-up before their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Ireland at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Xabi Alonso and Ireland's Sean St Ledger go for a header in front of Spain's Fernando Torres during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Fernando Torres kicks to score a goal past Ireland's Stephen Ward during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Fernando Torres scores a goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena stadium in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Torres celebrates after scoring a goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Torres celebrates with teammates Alonso and Alba his goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's goalkeeper Given looks dejected after Spain's Torres scoring a goal during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Busquets grimaces after being fouled by Ireland's Andrews during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Busquets and Hernandez battle for the ball with Ireland's Andrews during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Spain's David Silva (2nd L) tries to score against Ireland's goalkeeper Given, Dunne and St Ledger during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Torres battles for the ball with Ireland's St Ledger during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Iniesta reacts during the Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Ireland at PGE Arena in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's Keane reacts during the Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Spain at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's goalkeeper Given makes a save during the Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Spain at PGE Arena in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Alba challenges Ireland's O'Shea as Given looks during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Silva scores a second goal against Ireland's Andrews, Ward and O'Shea during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (THOMAS BOHLEN/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Silva scores a second goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's players celebrate second goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (THOMAS BOHLEN/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Silva celebrates second goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (THOMAS BOHLEN/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's goalkeeper Given throws a bottle of water during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Spain at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Spain's goalkeeper Casillas makes a save next to Ireland's Walters during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's goalkeeper Given makes a save during the Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Spain at PGE Arena in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Fernando Torres scores their third goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena stadium in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Fernando Torres scores their third goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena stadium in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Spain's goalkeeper Casillas celebrates after Silva scored a second goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (PASCAL LAUENER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Arbeloa is tackled by Ireland's McGeady during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Torres leaves the pitch as he's being substituted by Fabregas during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Ireland at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's McGeady falls down during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Spain at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Sergio Busquets and Ireland's Jon Walters go for a header during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's players react after fourth Spain's goal during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Fabregas celebrates after scoring a goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match at PGE Arena in Gdansk (THOMAS BOHLEN/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Jordi Alba congratulates Cesc Fabregas after scoring their fourth goal against Ireland during their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match in Gdansk (LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS) #
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Spain's goalkeeper Casillas throws his gloves at the end of their Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Ireland at PGE Arena in Gdansk (PASCAL LAUENER/REUTERS) #
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Ireland's O'Shea leaves a pitch after their lost Group C Euro 2012 soccer match against Spain at the PGE Arena in Gdansk (JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS) #

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