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Andres Iniesta Becomes a National Hero

Andres Iniesta Becomes a National Hero

The game was touchy. It was grueling, it was rough and, quite frankly, it was dirty. There were 14 yellow cards handed out, and eventually a red card in the 109th minute. The Netherlands avoided playing with 10 men in the first half, as they probably should have. It was not the game FIFA was looking for, but it was certainly the finish the hundreds of thousands watching on the streets in Madrid and Barcelona were looking for.

Spain avoided a p

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The History of Football in Spain

The History of Football in Spain

Football came to Spain in the late 1900s as an import from the British Isles. Spanish students who had studied in Britain brought knowledge of the game home with them, and British immigrants to Spain and visiting sailors brought football culture to the country from their homelands. In his 2003 book “Morbo: The Story of Spanish Football,” Phil Ball states that the oldest official Spanish football club, Huelva Recreation Club, was formed at the end of 1889 b

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Final Draw overview

Final Draw overview

The World Cup has returned to Brazil for the first time since 1950, and the hosts hope this time they will win their sixth trophy and their first on home soil.

There will also be a return of the World Cup in South America for the first time since 1978 when the tournament was held in Argentina, who went all the way that year.

The matches are to be played in twelve cities across Brazil, either on new stadiums, or on renovated ones, like the famous Estdio do

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