World Cup 2010

World Cup 2010 Final, Netherlands Preview: Risking What History's Earned - World's Second Favorite Team

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Few countries have soccer styles so distinct as to be named, but Total Football belongs to the Dutch. It is part of a legacy that is one hundred years in the making. The team for World Cup 2010,...

World Cup 2010 Final: The Sporting Gentleman's Guide To Spain Vs. Netherlands

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Spain meets the Netherlands in the World Cup final on Sunday. You know it's a big deal. ... the question is, which country are you supposed to root for? Review these guidelines, get familiar and...

World Cup 2010 Final, Spain Preview: Red Armada Tries To Sink History's Disappointments

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Spain is one of the nations grouped with the soccer world's traditional powers, but the Spanish history in World Cup play make that status generous. On Sunday, La Roja have their chance to take a...

People Are Really, REALLY Into This Psychic Octopus Thing

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The tale of Paul-The-Psychic-Octopus, you'll all be shocked to learn, has taken yet another nationalistic turn, with the Spanish government stepping in to shield the cephalopod that predicted their...

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