By KARL RITTER, Associated Press Writer
June 23, 2006
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany (AP) -- You know a coach is aiming high when he scolds a winning team...
-"Spain played with the reserve side, but they're all experienced players. We made one mistake and they scored and from then on we had to chase the game." Read more.
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Spain's victory extends its unbeaten run to 25 games and it now has eight goals in this World Cup, including three by Fernando Torres. Read more
But the breakthrough came when Ribery went on a run and, instead of shooting, opted to feed the ball inside to Vieira. The Juventus midfielder spun to fired a powerful right foot shot past Agassa from 10 yards and the tension lifted.
By ROBERT MILLWARD, AP Soccer Writer
June 23, 2006
COLOGNE, Germany (AP) -- France finally won its game of brinkmanship and a World Cup game for the first time since capturing the title eight years ago
-"I've been right for a long time about him, when others have not," Domenech said. "He is exceptional. He scored a goal and he created a goal. This does not surprise me, that's the Vieira I know. He will keep doing this for us until the end." Read more...
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-UPDATE! You have to see: Omid Ahmadi's World Cup 2006 Photos!! (Good Job Omid!)