Match 56 (R16) - Spain v Portugal - PBP Thread [R]

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  1. Caesar

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    Match 56 - Round 2

    Spain vs Portugal

    June 29, 2010 - Green Point Stadium, Cape Town
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  2. nfiniti

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    Let's go Spain!!!!
  3. Alexnova

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    Great formation and players for Portugal, I would of liked to see Miguel play though.
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    Torres!!

    Love to see him get on the sheet.

    I feel bad for Spain because their national march has no lyrics. I'm going to commission Jack Black to write some out of the goodness of my heart.


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    That ball didn't look out.
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    Hugo Almeida finds out that neither Carlos Bocanegra or Mathew Upson are playing center half for Spain.
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    no way miguel wouldve allowed both torres and villa to shoot from there , why isnt he playing ....
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    come on Portugal
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    portugal looking like crap so far. wouldve expected CQ to have used similar tactics from the brazil game. not yet.
  10. Alexnova

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    Exactly.
  11. Crimen y Castigo

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    Jesus, David Villa is a machine. Great low shot, from the left yet again.
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    First dive... Ramos
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    Costa got raped by torres,villa and now capdevila , lucky for him and GK is doing well today
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    Whole lot of diving going on here, especially by the boys in red.

    Hopeful they clean it up cause the ref doesn't appear to be "buying".
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    Portugal's GK being worked out.. Costa's being abused
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    Nice shot by Xavi
  18. benztown

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    Spain is playing better than ever in this tournament...
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  20. Pichi

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    At least unlike the Swiss match Spain is taking it directly into the box, and that is where you create some space!
  21. Alexnova

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    Ronaldo needs to stop with those free kicks.
  22. Tread

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    Nice waste of a free kick by Ronaldo... passed it gentle right to his friend, the Spanish keeper.
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    Over/Under On how many dives we will see in this game? 10? This will be a great game but im really hoping that Spain will send portugal home.
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    +1, also Portugal really needs to step it up and attack more, they won't go far like that
  25. Tread

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    Still way too much passing around, going backward, not taking it to the box, etc. They need to take it to the box if they want to score.
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