Last 5 Netherlands matches in World Cup 2010
14-06-2010 Netherlands 2-0 Danish
19-06-2010 Netherlands 1-0 Japan
25-06-2010 Cameroon 1-2 Netherlands
28-06-2010 Netherlands 2-1 Slovakia
02-07-2010 Netherlands 2-1 Brazil
07-07-2010 Uruguay 2-3 Netherlands semifinal
Last 5 Spain matches in World Cup 2010
Spain vs. Switzerland: (0-1) in Durban Stadium Wednesday, June 16, 2010
Spain VS Honduras: (2-0) at Ellis Park Stadium Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Chile vs. Spain: (1-2) at Loftus Versfeld Stadium Saturday, June 26, 2010
Spain vs Portugal (1-0) at Ellis Park stadium Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Spain Vs Paraguay (1-0) quarterfinal
Germany vs Spain (0-1) semifinal July 8, 2010
Players who deserve observed:
Robben has a bad reputation as a players diving when he was joined Premier League club Chelsea. Reputation is back sticking with their performance following the De Oranje in the quarter-final match contra Brasil, some time ago.
Nevertheless, van Marwijk keep thinking positively about the Bayern Munich star. Van Marwijk insisted, theatrical action was long abandoned Robben. Besides, he reasoned, Robben was often receive rough treatment from opponents.
In the finals later, Robben will serve as one of the spearhead for the Orange team. Through beautifully swaying Robben is expected to break down the wicket Casilas.
Xavi Hernandez :
Spanish midfielder, Xavi Hernandez, juxtaposing ambitious Euro 2008 title with the World Cup in 2010. Xavi, who became a key player as La Furia Roja took home the trophy Euros two years ago, not wait for the World Cup finals in South Africa, 12 July.
He was optimistic this time for Spain following in the footsteps of successful French juxtaposing two prestigious titles in two years, the World Cup 1998 and Euro 2000.
"It is time that Spain won the World Cup. All (players) were almost equal with the Euro champions. Only a little has changed, "said Barcelona midfielder.
"There are a few different players. So also with the coach. But, philosophy and the pattern is still the same game, "he added.
"The sensation is very good, hope (world champion) is still intact. Currently we are more experienced in big competitions and all there is in our hands, "he concluded.
"Prediction of the Netherlands vs. Spain : Netherlands 2:1 Spanish."