After three glorious weeks of summer-fuelled football, Euro 2012 is ready to bring down its curtain with an epic Final match to be played between Spain and Italy. The match between the same two sides in the group stages might have given us an insight into how this game will fare, though there are bound to be some surprises given the nature of this fixture.
Spain have reached their second successive European Championships final after topping Group C, beating France in the quarterfinals 2-0 and knocking out Portugal on penalties in the semifinals.
For their part, Italy finished as runners-up to Spain in the group and then won in their own penalty shootout against England in the first knockout game. In the semifinals, Germany were dispatched 2-1 to book Italy's place in the final.
Here are 10 bold predictions for the Euro 2012 final to be played in Kyiv on Sunday.