For the last four years, Spain have not only been the best national team on the planet—winning both the Euro 2008 tournament and the 2010 World Cup—but they've dominated international competition with a grace and flair akin to some of the great Brazilian teams of yesteryear. Winning is one thing, but winning with style can make teams legendary. There is a fluidity and artistry amidst the Spanish ranks that seamlessly balance the most beautiful aspects of the game with an understated dominance over the rest of the world.
By winning Euro 2012 with a comprehensive 4-0 win over Italy, Spain have become the first country to win three major tournaments in a row (following the 2008 European Championships and 2010 World Cup), an astonishing achievement And... Read Post
Italy will be able to secure their place in the knockout stage of the Confederations Cup with a win over Japan on Wednesday. So far, the tournament has been very good, even arguably better than the 2012 Euro or 2010 World Cup. You d... Read Post