Uefa Euro 2012 – Nations finalise their 2012 squads
With the Uefa Euro 2012 Championships just 10 days away the Euro 2012 Countdown has well and truly begun with all 16 countries involved in the competition having to have finalised their Euro 2012 Squads on Tuesday.
Englands UEFA Euro 2012 Squad – Barry misses out through injury
England’s Euro 2012 squad had one changed which was forced upon them after their friendly with Norway on Saturday. Gareth Barry picked up a lower abdomen injury which would leave him sidelined for the duration of the tournament. Barry’s replacement was Everton central defender Phil Jagielka and he will be in the 23 man squad heading to Euro 2012 after England’s friendly against Belgium on Saturday at Wembley.
Another home nation will be in the Euro 2012 tournament and the Republic of Irleand Euro 2012 squad also featured 1 change as Wolves Kevin Foley was not deemed fit enough to be included after being put in the provisional squad. Paul McShane will replace Foley in the squad where he will play alongside Robbie Keane, Shay Given & John O’Shea.
Spains UEFA Euro 2012 squad finalised without David Villa
Favourites & defending champions Spain Euro 2012 squad sees 1 high profile name missing from the squad with David Villa out of the squad after he couldn’t recover in time from a broken tibia. Spain manager Vincente del Bosque selected Fernando Torres, Alvaro Negredo, Pedro, Jesus Navas & Fernando Llorente as his attacking options.
Holland Euro 2012 squad see household names such as Arjen Robben, Robin Van Persie, Wesley Sneijder & Rafael Van deer Vaart make the squad and make them favourites as well with the amount of quality they have throughout their squad.
Football fans throughout Europe will be glued to their televisions throughout the 3 weeks of the UEFA Euro 2012 competition as the best national side in Europe is decide & Real Sporting News will keep you up to date with all the latest.