Euro 2012: Group Stage Best XI

It's been a cracking start to Euro 2012, with thrills and spills aplenty during the opening twelve days. To mark the start of the knockout stages, we've banged our heads together and picked our Group Stage Best XI. To make things more interesting, we limited ourselves to one player per nation...

Gianluigi Buffon


   Mathieu Debuchy


     Mats Hummels


     Olof Mellberg


     Fabio Coentrao


   Andres Iniesta


   Steven Gerrard


 Giorgios Karagounis


       Vaclav Pilar

    (Czech Republic)

Alan Dzagoev


Mario Mandzukic