Defending champions Spain and 1968 winners Italy will clash in Group C of Euro 2012 after the draw for next year's finals was made here yesterday.

The Republic of Ireland and Croatia make up the pool, with the top two sides progressing to the quarter-finals. England were drawn in Group D with co-hosts Ukraine, Sweden and two-time winners France. 

In a mouth-watering Group B, the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany and Portugal were all drawn together, while co-hosts Poland will face Greece, Russia and Czech Republic in Group A.