Posts Tagged ‘ spain ’

Spain 1-0 Holland: Iniesta settles a tight game

July 12, 2010
Spain 1-0 Holland: Iniesta settles a tight game

Spain are the World Champions. They were the better side and played a more positive, cohesive brand of football throughout.
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Holland v Spain: tactical preview

July 11, 2010
Holland v Spain: tactical preview

So here we are, the biggest game in football. A clash of the two most successful sides in World Cup history to have never won the trophy itself, it is tactically fascinating in a historical sense.
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Holland v Spain: two teams rooted in similar history

July 10, 2010
Holland v Spain: two teams rooted in similar history

This is a tremendously intriguing final for a variety of reasons.
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Germany v Spain: tactical preview

July 7, 2010
Germany v Spain: tactical preview

The pre-tournament favourites versus the most impressive team in the competition so far. A repeat of the 2008 European Championships final it may be, but this is completely different contest.
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Spain 1-0 Paraguay: Spain squeeze out a result again

July 4, 2010
Spain 1-0 Paraguay: Spain squeeze out a result again

A familiar story for Spain. Good ball retention, a struggle until Torres departs, and Villa saves the day, scoring in a 1-0 win.
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