Euro 2012: Fans celebrate in Madrid, commiserate in Rome


Spain have won the Euro 2012 football championship, much to the delight of thousands of supporters who had gathered in central Madrid to watch the game.

But the 4-0 win for Spain left Italian supporters who had gathered in Rome's central Circus Maximus dejected.

The result meant Spain claimed a successive European crown to add to their 2010 World Cup triumph.

The BBC's Tom Burridge reported on the celebrations in Madrid.

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