Xabi Alonso Goal vs France at Euro 2012 Video: June 23, 2012
Xabi Alonso Scored a Cracker of a Goal vs France at Euro 2012. Here is Video
Spain's Euro 2012 quarterfinals match versus France was a memorable one for Xabi Alonso. The Basque midfielder played his 100th cap for Spain and managed to net two goals in a 2-0 win.
The first Xabi Alonso goal vs France came in the 19th minute. Jordi Alba crossed the ball into the box where Alonso found himself open and cracked it into the back of the net. Alonso, a rock-solid midfielder for Real Madrid, is not known for his skill in the air so the goal came as a bit of a surprise.
Xabi Alonso, a class act who has been well-liked by fans and teammates wherever he has played, became the first Spaniard to score in his 100th cap.
Here is the Xabi Alonso goal vs France video