What’s going on in Europe and particularly in Spain? We’ll bring you the news in this section.
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“It was a hugely significant result for Italy, who registered their first competitive victory over Spain since the quarter-finals of the 1994 World Cup in the USA. Vicente Del Bosque’s days are numbered”
“When Spain woke up on Friday morning and found that the UK was leaving the EU, they were so shocked you’d think it was a personal blow”
On paper it was supposed to be a walk in the park for Spain. Spain looked like the team of old that everyone feared in the opening 10 minutes against Croatia. But if you had to pick one player that would lose Spain the game, it would be Sergio Ramos. And he delivered.
Spain’s win last Friday meant it became the first team ever to achieve an undefeated 14-match run in the European Finals. “Blame it” on Andrés Iniesta who, from the outset, controlled the game
Spain will face Turkey on Friday, 17 June, and Croatia on Tuesday the 21st, both technically and physically superior to Czech Republic who lost to the Spanish team last Monday
“Women’s tennis needs a shake up from the Williams and Sharapova era. Muguruza is the shining light right now, and there is a fair amount of pressure on her to take the women’s game into a new age”
Spain thinks its irresistible tapas deserve to be protected, respected and appreciated around the world. There’s no better way to do this than get UNESCO to stamp its approval on the tapas
Spain’s ten intangible cultural treasures
The U.S. Treasury has announced a dramatic change to the images on the $5, $10, and $20 bills, to be revealed in the year 2020. Samantha Masunaga of the LA Times quotes the Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew as saying that black abolitionist Harriet Tubman would appear on the front of the bill and Jackson would appear on the back The release of the $20 bill in 2020 would coincide with the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment to the Constitution which gave women the right to vote.