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Fernando Torres fluffed two late chances as Spain's hopes of making a winning start to Euro 2012 foundered in a 1-1 draw against Italy in Gdansk.

Torres, who has endured a wretched period at Chelsea since joining from Liverpool in January 2011, was sent on by Vicente Del Bosque shortly after Cesc Fabregas cancelled out Antonio Di Natale's opener.

But he could not conjure up a winner as the opening match in Group C ended all square.

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