Marauding Alba joins Spanish title club
- Published: 2 Jul 2012 at 04.48
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Jordi Alba came into the European Championship as the only player in Spain's 23-man squad without a single trophy to his name but now the marauding left-back has surely won the first of many.
Spanish defender Jordi Alba celebrates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2012 football championships final match Spain vs Italy at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev. Spain won 4-0.
The 23-year-old only became a first team regular at this tournament, with six of his 11 caps coming during the last month in Poland and Ukraine climaxing with a super goal in the 4-0 thumping of Italy in the final here Sunday.
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