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Spain the 11th Team to Qualify for the 2018 World Cup

Posted on 7 Oct, 2017, by in Soccer

In a surprise to no one, Spain clinched their spot in the 2018 World Cup, securing the top spot in Group G of the UEFA qualifiers following their 3-0 win over Albania. More

England Crash, Hodgson Resigns, Spain Predictable, Del Bosque Stubborn

Posted on 28 Jun, 2016, by in Soccer

The final day of Euro 2016 round 0f 16 matches offered us a glimpse at two national sides, England and Spain, see their great expectations being torn to the ground. One side is used to this happening. The other seems to be still captured by the success of an era that seems to be over. More

Team USA – France Did Their Dirty Work For Them

Posted on 11 Sep, 2014, by in NBA

The Basketball World Cup was about clashing the USA and Spain (the host country) in another mouth watering final, but France went ahead and spoiled that fantasy by beating the Spaniards in the quarterfinals, so the American team has Lithuania to play against in the semifinals, and then waiting for the winner between the surprising Serbia and the French. More

9 Best Memes About Spain Saying Goodbye to the World Cup

Posted on 24 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

The Spanish national team leaves the World Cup with a win, as Fernando Torres and David Villa got their goals. The memes and jokes don’t relent from Torres missing quite a lot, or from Diego Costa being terrible in the tournament. More

2014 World Cup – Vicente Del Bosque Ruined The Spain Swan Song for David Villa

Posted on 24 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

It’s hard to believe Vicente del Bosque didn’t know David Villa was retiring from the Spanish national team once this World Cup is over. Is he that disconnected from his players? Are the rumors of him losing faith with his players, feeling betrayed by their ability in the first two matches, true? Or was it simply Villa no longer being part of the Barcelona-Real Madrid “mafia”, which means he gets less attention from a manager who is now taking hits from every direction for a million reasons and one. More

2014 World Cup – Day 12 Predictions (Cameroon vs Brazil, Croatia vs Mexico, Netherlands vs Chile, Australia vs Spain)

Posted on 23 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Reaching day 12 of the 2014 World Cup means we’re entering the most intense week of the competition, which includes 16 matches in a four day span. Group A will decide its qualifying teams as Cameroon, already out of the race, taking on Brazil, while Croatia and Mexico play at the same time. In group B things are simpler, and the only thing left to decide is who finishes first between the Netherlands and Chile, while Australia play Spain in a meaningless match. More

Spain out of the World Cup – Best Team in History Reached end of the Line

Posted on 19 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

It’s always easy in hindsight to say the writing was on the wall. However, most found it hard to believe Spain, clearly not as good as they were during their historic run from 2008 to 2014 which included winning the World Cup once and the Euro twice, would be this bad and find themselves out of the 2014 tournament so quickly, after only two matches. More

Day 7 – Group Qualifiers & Knocked Out Teams in the 2014 World Cup

Posted on 19 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Things happen quickly in the World Cup. After only two matches for some teams the dream of carrying on or even winning the tournament is over. Cameroon, Spain and Australia know that after the third group match they’re going home, while both the Netherlands and Chile have one less thing to worry about, with the position they finish in being the only thing that remains. More

23 Best Memes of Chile Knocking Spain out of the World Cup

Posted on 19 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

One of the more dominant teams in the history of football is heading to the scrap yard. Spain lost to Chile and were knocked out of the World Cup four … More

Match Highlights – Spain vs Chile

Posted on 18 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Some might say that it’s the end of an era, for but now, it’s simply Chile beating Spain 2-0 with goals from Eduardo Vargas and Charles Aranguiz, which means the defending world champions won’t be in the round of 16 while Chile secure their qualification from one of the top two spots in Group B. More