Spain was the team to beat in the World Cup games – was being the operative word because they were defeated by Chile 2-0 today. From USA Today Sports:
ending its hopes of becoming the first team in 52 years – and third in history – to win back-to-back titles. It’s also the first time since 1998 that Spain has failed to make it out of the group stage, and it must beat Australia in the final game to avoid its worst showing ever in the tournament.
Poor Spain! They took the loss hard and the fans make take it the hardest. Well, they’ve got the next four years to figure out how to get back on top.
Your Jersey Girlfriend,