After a breath-taking 120 minutes of football and a penalty shootout, Joachim Low's Germany reigned supreme over Antonio Conte's Italy in a classical tactical battle between two of the best coaches in world football.
Antonio Conte's pragmatic approach has transformed Italy into one of the favourites to win the Euro 2016 championship.
Spain began their title defence with a late win over the Czech Republic while Belgium were thoroughly outplayed by Euro 2012 runners-up Italy.
Juventus' new signing Emanuele Giaccherini is bound to make majority of fans unhappy. Will he be able to strengthen the left wing - an area that desperately needs reinforcements.