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Spain v Honduras – Liveblogged Commentary

June 21, 2010 — by Suman4

Spain just kicked off against Honduras–and so begins the highly anticipated return of Spain to the field of play after their shocking loss to Switzerland last week.

Req’d–or at least highly suggested reading going into this match is Adam Novy’s listicle: “5 Reasons Spain Lost to Switzerland“..

Starting lineups:

Spain – Iker Casillas, Sergio Ramos, Gerard Pique, Carles Puyol, Juan Capdevila, Jesus Navas, Xabi Alonso, Xavi, Sergio Busquets, Fernando Torres,  David Villa.

Honduras – Noel Valladares, Sergio Mendoza, Osman Chavez, Maynor Figueroa, Emilio Izaguirre, Danilo Turcios, Wilson Palacios, Amado Guevara, Roger Espinoza, Walter Martinez, David Suazo.

Referee: Yuichi Nishimura (Japan).

Commentary after the jump…



  • Sean

    June 21, 2010 at 3:31 PM

    Spain’s looking a little more like the team to beat. Nothing like some soft competition to work out the kinks.

  • Suman

    June 21, 2010 at 3:37 PM

    Agreed. If they keep this up in the 2nd half–and are able to finish a couple–I’d move them back into the top 4.

  • Sean

    June 21, 2010 at 3:53 PM

    What was wrong with Fabregas?

  • Suman

    June 22, 2010 at 1:07 AM

    In what sense?

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