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Celebrating the Spanish dynasty

Updated: July 12, 2010, 4:46 PM ET
By David Hirshey | Special to ESPN.com

The most beautiful words in Spain today are "uno-cero," 1-0, the magical score line for each of La Furia Roja's last four victories in the World Cup. Portugal and Paraguay were overmatched, while the youthful Germans were simply overwhelmed by the prospect of playing a team that could hold onto the ball as if it were velcroed to its feet. But the tough-minded Dutch, playing in front of what was essentially a home crowd, didn't come to Soccer City with a just-glad-to-be-on-the-same-field-with-the-mythic-pass-masters ...

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