Greeks are fired up with anticipation as the national team prepares to clash with Germany in Friday's quarter-finals at Gdhansk, Poland. International striker Georgios Samaras sent out a message saying "We play for 11 million Greeks."
Holland may have been eliminated from the Euro 2012 soccer championships in Ukraine, but their fans certainly had a good time by constantly interrupting a Ukrainian reporter in the streets outside the Metalist Stadium, Kharkiv.
Russia has emerged as the first country to impress on the opening day of the Euro 2012 soccer tournament finals. They swept aside the Czech Republic with a four-goal salvo with Andrei Arshavin, a constant thorn in the side of the Czechs.