Spain vs Switzerland

June 16, 2010 by Post Team 

Spain vs Switzerland:In the whiplash upset so far in the World Cup, Switzerland spent a night in Durban resist the attack took place in Spain, started an own goal in the 52nd minute and shook 1-0 co-favorites to send reverberations throughout fresh the draw.

Not only the Swiss tough go top of Group H with three points along with Chile, and not only deal with the champions of Europe and the uphill challenge, but called to mind the legacy of Spain unusual difficulty of the World Cups put a quarter in 1950 his best results yet.

Through warm first half and a second more frenetic, Spain dominated possession, keeping the ball on the end of Switzerland as expected with experienced, as it passes through the ground, but repeatedly firing inaccurately. Then suddenly, like the fans who are expecting a baby in Spain may have begun to wonder if a team that won all 10 of its qualifying matches even punctuation, Switzerland made.

Goalkeeper Diego Benaglio sent a long ball on the Spanish side, leading to Eren Derdiyok march through the Spanish defense and the slaughter in Spanish in front of goal. With the goalkeeper Iker Casillas ousted after a brief and keep the mouth open to the tantalizing goal seconds, Gelson Fernandes clean up the mess and hit the target, change the dynamic.

From there, Spain was especially repeated thrusts with the famous Liverpool striker Fernando Torres, back after knee surgery, and lower costs of Jesus Navas and Peter, but could get no closer than 70 minutes strike Xabi Alonso struck the crossbar. Interestingly, Switzerland became even closer than that, Derdiyok counterattack from the right side of the box in the 75th minute hit the post right to despair of Spain assembled.

As a surprise gave way to disbelief, once in Switzerland was carried out through five minutes of stoppage time, players of Spain came out quickly after only their second defeat in 50 games, and the Swiss players to their fans rejoiced after the first victory over Spain in 18 attempts for a country that, in qualifying, has recovered from a loss of tiny Luxembourg.

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