My World Cup: Spain worthy winners! Dutch deserved losers
Posted by Paul Gardner on Jul. 11, 11:07 p.m.
Spain triumphant, worthy winners! The Netherlands dejected -- and deserved losers. This was terribly disappointing from the Dutch. In fact their play at times bordered on the disgraceful. Not what was to be expected in the grand final.
My World Cup: The Final - This Is What Ought to Happen
Posted by Paul Gardner on Jul. 11, 12:57 a.m.
There's plenty of reason to be hopeful about this final. Not least because it's probably the best final we could have hoped for. I'd thought Brazil-Spain was my ideal game, but Brazil was disappointing, and the Netherlands deservedly dumped it out of the tournament.