Russia ended the hopes of the holders making history and defending the title for the first time in the history of the tournament, with Konstantin Zyryanov grabbing the winner in a 1-0 win at Salzburg´s Stadion Wals-Siezenheim.
"I think the Acropolis has been around for several thousand years, and we won´t be around for that long - that keeps it in perspective," the German said.
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