Portugal's Fabio Coentrao kicks the ball, challenged by Spain's David Silva, left, during the Euro 2012 soccer championship semifinal match between Spain and Portugal in Donetsk, Ukraine, Wednesday, June 27, 2012.
Spain celebrates after winning their penalty shootout against Portugal in Euro 2012's first semifinal match.
Cesc Fabregas seals Spain's ticket to the European Championship final after his penalty kick goal against Portugal.
Iker Casillas saves a penalty from Portugal's Joao Moutinho. Casilla's save proved vital as Spain defeated their Iberian Peninsula neighbors Wednesday night
Man in charge
Manager Vicente del Bosque gives his final orders as Spain took their semifinal match to penalties against Portugal.
Oh, the agony!
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after missing a scoring opportunity against Spain in the second half.
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo free kick against Spain sailed past goalkeeper Iker Casillas.
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo and Spain's Sergio Ramos duel for the ball in the first half of play.
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo controls Nani's pass against Spain. Ronaldo would later shoot wide past Spain's goalkeeper Iker Casillas.
Another Spanish player challenges Cristiano Ronaldo. This time, left back Jordi Alba takes his turn on the Real Madrid starlet.
Portugal's Joao Pereira is booked by referee Cuneyt Cakir over a rough challenge.
Spain's Xabi Alonso comes up short against Portugal's Pepe. Pepe would later tackle Xabi Alonso after the play.
Hold your sport
Always the pillar in midfield, Spain's Xabi Alonso holds back Portugal's Joao Moutinho
Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir shows a yellow card to Spain's Sergio Busquets during the Euro 2012 s semifinal match between Spain and Portugal.
One more time!
Real Madrid teammates Cristiano Ronaldo battles Sergio Ramos for the ball once again during their Euro 2012 semifinal match.
These loyal fans show their passion ahead of Portugal's Euro 2012 semifinal match against Spain.
Spain's fans react while watching the Euro 2012 semifinal match against Portugal.