Spain’s Last-Minute Triumph Over Germany in Euro 2024 Quarter-Finals

In a dramatic finish, Spain edged out Germany with a 2-1 victory in the Euro 2024 quarter-finals. Mikel Merino’s stunning header in the 119th minute sealed the game, sending Spain into the semi-finals while dashing Germany’s hopes of a summer fairytale.

Fans from both nations gathered in anticipation at Stuttgart’s fan park, creating an electrifying atmosphere. The match was tense and physical, with moments of brilliance overshadowed by aggressive play.

Giovanni Batista Rodriguez from San Sebastian-Donostia, España, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Toni Kroos, hoping for a memorable send-off, instead found himself in the thick of a hard-fought and often scrappy contest. Despite his efforts, Germany fell short, leaving the home crowd heartbroken.

As Spain celebrates their advance, questions linger about the toll this intense match may have taken on the team. The victory, though sweet, came at a high price, and its effects might be felt as Spain pushes forward in the tournament.


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