Goalkeeper Iker Casillas marked Spain’s 2010 World Cup triumph by grabbing his television reporter girlfriend during their post-final interview and kissing her passionately in front of millions of viewers.
Croatian defender Vedran Corluka (C) vies with Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas (L) during the Euro 2012 football championships match Croatia vs Spain at the Gdansk Arena. AFP Photo/Dimitar Dilkoff
If Spain retain the title at Euro 2012, fans will hope for a repeat performance but
captain Casillas has promised a slightly different celebration — this time veteran Cadena Ser reporter Jose Ramon De la Morena will get a smacker on the lips.
“If I win the European Championship the first thing I will do is seek you out and give you a kiss right on the chops,” a laughing Casillas told De la Morena on Thursday, when asked if he was planning a repeat of 2010 with girlfriend Sara Carbonero. “You’ll have to see if you can catch me,” replied the radio station’s De la Morena.
Spain face France in the quarter-finals in Donetsk on Saturday with the winners scheduled to meet Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal in the last four.The benchwarmers XI