Spain and their number nine Fernando Torres posted a statement of intent with a crushing victory over the Republic of Ireland in Gdansk.
Ireland are heading home but the rest of the group is wide open after Italy drew for a second successive game, this time Croatia sharing the spoils with Cesare Prandelli's men.
Keith Downie is joined by Jamie Borthwick to review the action from Group C and look ahead to the next clashes in Poland and Ukraine.
Also on our Euro 2012 site, we go beyond the headlines with our own unique take on events, as well as hearing from our panel of experts from around Europe.
STV Sport will also bring you live action throughout the tournament with games shown online throughout the month and, if you miss anything, we will have highlights and goals so you can remain up to date with all the action.
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England v Sweden (BBC) 7.45pm
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