Torres Shoots Spain’s First Title Since 1964


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Spain striker FERNANDO TORRES, who was purchased by Premier League club FC Liverpool from Spanish La Liga side Atletico Madrid for 20.0 million English pounds in the summer of 2007, soars after clipping the ball over sprawling Germany goalkeeper JENS LEHMANN of English outfit FC Arsenal for the only goal of the match in the Final of the 2008 European Championships at the Ernst Happel Stadion in Vienna, the capital city of Austria. (AP/dailymail.co.uk)
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WEST GERMANY / GERMANY
Final Appearances at Major Tournaments
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WORLD CUP
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WINNERS — 1954, 1974, 1990
Finalists ——- 1966, 1982, 1986, 2002

(West Germany/Germany also finished in 3rd place at the FIFA World Cup final tournament in 1934, 1970, 2006, and 2010)

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
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WINNERS — 1972, 1980, 1996
Finalists ——- 1976, 1992, 2008

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