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Uruguay has uphill battle against Dutch

Updated: July 6, 2010, 11:50 AM ET
By Jeff Carlisle | ESPN.com

What's on the line:

Two teams trying to recapture past glories will face off Tuesday in Cape Town in the first of two World Cup semifinals. The Netherlands will be trying to reach the final for the first time since 1978, when it lost to host Argentina. Uruguay has endured an even longer drought. It last reached the semis in 1970 and it has been 60 years since the country won the second of its two World Cup titles.

Style and tactics:

The Dutch are one of ...

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