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Spain knocked out of European Championship after 2-0 loss to Italy

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Spain are out of the European Championship.

The holders lost 2-0 to Italy, ending their bid to win the tournament for a third-successive time.

Giorgio Chellini and Graziano Pelle scored the goals as the Azzurri booked a meeting with Germany in the quarter-final.


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Antonio Conte’s team were a class above their rivals, avenging their defeat in the Euro 2012 final.

They now face Germany in a mouth-watering last-eight tie.

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Having come up short in their bid to complete a hat-trick of titles, Twitter couldn’t help but laugh. The social media world really can be a mean place at times.

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