Tag Archives: spain
- World Cup triggers highest profile retirement
July 12, 2010
After remaining unbeaten for the entire tournament, Paul the Octopus has retired following this summer's World Cup
- The real World Cup Quarter-Finals
After a World Cup which threatened the fizzle on only a few occasions we look at four of the more memorable games the tournament gave us
- Dirty Dutch downed as Spain reign in South Africa
Spain rose above Holland's dirty Dutch tactics to win the World Cup final last night - a result which didn't go down too well with the bookies
- Final day before World Cup Final moving at snail’s pace
July 10, 2010
With the 2010 World Cup almost over, the final day before the title match between Holland and Spain moving at a snail's pace for footie fans.
- Spain does it to Germany…Again
July 7, 2010
Spain controlled play and scored a late goal by Carlos Puyol on a corner set piece to defeat the Germans 1-0.
- Spanish can afford a siesta, Paul’s backing them
Germany take on Spain the second World Cup semi-final, but it seems Paul the octopus is backing the opponent!
German states approve new federal gambling treaty
March 17, 2017