The 2010 World Cup Final is exciting for fans of World Cup history. Spain and Holland are by far the best two nations to have never won the thing. Spain constantly disappoints, like the Cubs, whereas the Netherlands will look fantastic but not quite make it, losing two finals in the 1970's and twice to dominant Brazil in the quarters and semis in the 1990's. They're closer to the Indians or the Giants, or the Red Sox before 2004. They both deserve this chance, and the fans deserve the … more
What a great finale! So glad that it didn't come down to penalty kicks. From what I gather Spain had a number of players that had been together for years on their own team and their teamwork appeared to be the difference.