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Magic Moments in European Championship History [PHOTO]

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Artist Dave Williams from Liverpool, England has put together 16 original illustrations to represent a different magic moment in European Championship history for each of the teams participating in Euro 2012.

According to Williams, “The illustrations use the national flags of the 16 finalists to recreate an iconic moment from their history.”

Here are all 16:

Croatia: Euro ’96 Schmeichel Lobbed

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Czech Republic: Euro ’96 Karel’s Chip

czech republic 600x399 Magic Moments in European Championship History [PHOTO]

Denmark: Euro ’92 Jensen’s Rocket

denmark 600x399 Magic Moments in European Championship History [PHOTO]

England: Euro ’96 Seaman Saves

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France: Euro ’84 Platini’s Freekick

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Germany: Euro ’96 German Golden Goal

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Greece: Euro ’04 Corner Kick Conquerors

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Ireland: Euro ’88 Whelan’s Overhead

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Italy: Euro ’00 Penalty Progress

italy 600x399 Magic Moments in European Championship History [PHOTO]

Netherlands: Euro ’88 Van Basten’s Volley

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Poland: Euro ’08 Pole Offside Goal

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Portugal: Euro ’04 Ronaldo’s Tears

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Russia: Euro ’08 Arshavin Runs Dutch Ragged

Russia 600x399 Magic Moments in European Championship History [PHOTO]

Spain: Euro ’08 Spain Celebrate

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Sweden: Euro ’04 Zlatan’s Backheel

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Ukraine: Euro ’12 First Time Finalists

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