The highlight match of the weekend, which provided action Euro 2012 fans have demanded, happened this afternoon.
Italy are the only side Spain have played more than four times at Euros and World Cups without a win.
Five Spaniards were able to overcome their adversities and become leaders for their nation.
Iker Casillas shined as the captain and Cesc Fabregas ignited Spain’s attack, as they grabbed an important draw in Group C.
The Euro titleholders are looking to make it out of Group C and challenge Europe’s elites for their third consecutive international title.
A draw was well-deserved as Spain attacked, defended and kept Italy on their toes until the very last minute.
Here is a look at what made five Spanish men heroes for their nation today.