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Uruguay 1-1 Ghana: nothing to separate the sides

July 3, 2010
Uruguay 1-1 Ghana: nothing to separate the sides

A game that got increasingly exciting, before an incredible finale. Penalties and Suarezgate aside, a ‘draw’ was a fair result.
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Holland 2-1 Brazil: poor defending from set-plays costs Dunga

July 2, 2010
Holland 2-1 Brazil: poor defending from set-plays costs Dunga

Brazil are out. A dominant first half, a shocking second half – Holland took advantage of their defensive mistakes to record a famous victory.
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Holland v Brazil: tactical preview

July 1, 2010
Holland v Brazil: tactical preview

These two have been widely dismissed as being the most negative, defensive teams their respective countries have ever produced – and yet this is still considered a glamour tie.
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Ghana v Uruguay: tactical preview

July 1, 2010
Ghana v Uruguay: tactical preview

How many people predicted that one of these sides would make it into the semi-final?
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Argentina v Germany: tactical preview

July 1, 2010
Argentina v Germany: tactical preview

Remember this fixture from 2006? The goals, the penalties, the fights?
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