Spain and the World Cup: Headlines of the international press
The newspaper Le Parisien: “Spain, champion of the world!”
The most coveted Cup was “for the more ambitious team”. “Spain, champion of the world”, “La Roja” made history by proclaiming champions after losing his first match in this World Cup against Switzerland.
Sports daily L’Equipe: “The odyssey of Spain”
The victory of a team, which reached the glory through the small genius Iniesta just minutes from the end of the extension. It was a “huge disappointment” for the Netherlands, because they added three defeats in a final like today.
The sports daily La Gazzetta dello Sport: Conquest!
“Lets go Spain, champion”, “Spain’s world champion for the first time. Iniesta decides.
The newspaper Corriere della Sera: “In the last breath ‘
“Spain champion, Iniesta decided in extra time, is the first time that ‘La Roja’ wins a championship, and Netherlands surrendered at the 116 minute.”
The newspaper The Guardian: Viva Spain!
‘Spain survives a brutal final and become the world champion’.
The newspaper La Nación: ‘A new order, the talent’
Spain, the brand new world champion out a route that transcends situational success and signals a direction that is not for conformists.