According to most football fans, Germany and Spain are the overwhelming favorites to meet in the final of Euro 2012. While they might be the most talented and complete teams in the tournament, they are both hobbling into Poland and Ukraine.
Other teams, like England, are full of players riding high after successful club campaigns and looking to keep it going this summer.
Typically, the best team is the most talented team, but in a knockout competition—and sometimes even in the group stages—momentum can be the ultimate difference-maker.
So which teams have that all-important drive on their sides as they prepare for Euro 2012?