WC 2010 Day 19 : Video Highlights

Spain 1 Portugal 0
The Spanish had much more possession and chances including eight shots on goal in the match. Portugal’s defense did well to keep the match scoreless until the second half when thing started to open up. A great combination of passing among the Spanish players Villa's goal in the 63rd minute. ain will now face Paraguay in the quarterfinals and still remain one of the favorites to win the tournament.

Paraguay 0 Japan 0 (Penalties 5-3)
This match didn’t have many chances during the first 90 minutes or extra time as both teams were a bit cautious. Paraguay had more possession but Japan were able to produce some decent chances. As the remaiit scoreless into extra time, both teams took few chances and seemed content to let it go to penalty kicks. Paraguay edged Japan 5-3 in the penalty shoot-out. The win gives Paraguay its first trip to the quarterfinals of the World Cup in the country’s history and will meet Spain in the quartefinal. For Japan, it’s a tough loss but they are a team on the rise and may do well in the future.

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