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By Martha Nakimuli

Spain is set to play in the Euro 2012 finals after beating Portugal 4-2 at  Donbass Arena, Donetsk.

The match which was attended by approximately 48,000 fans ended 0-0 and went into penalty. In a penalty shoot out Spain Beat portugal 4-2.

Spain’s Goals were scored by Iniesta,  Piqué,  Sergio Ramos, Cesc Fabregas and Portugal’s two penalties were scored by Pepe and Nani.

Joao Moutinho and Bruno Alves with the missed kicks for Portugal which made it loose out for the finals.

Portugal starting lineup had Rui Patricio, Joao Pereira, Pepe, Bruno Alves, Fabio Coentrao, Meireles, Veloso, Joao Moutinho, Nani, Almeida, Ronaldo while Spain starting lineup had Casillas, Arbeloa, Pique, Sergio Ramos, Jordi Alba, Xavi, Busquets, Alonso, Silva, Negredo, Iniesta.

The referee for the match was Cüneyt Çakır from Turkey

Spain will now play against either Germany or Italy but it is predicted that Italy and Spain might play in the Euro 2012 finals.

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