World Cup Soccer:Spain, Paraguay qualifies;Japan Out Of Quarter-Finals


Spain got victory over Portugal at the Green Point stadium and booked their place in the quarter-finals. In the first half of the match was full of missed opportunities. But when DavidVilla made his fourth goal of the World Cup on 63 minutes, Spain entered the Quarter Finals. Spain made a 1-0 victory over Portugal.

Portugal's problem was that Cristiano Ronaldo was yet again off form. He again failed to make a mark on the World Cup. As the Portuguese were compelled to go back home, without entering even the Quarter Finals Christiano Ronaldo, the captain of Portugal, may consider this as one of his personal failures.

In the second match between Paraguay and Japan , the match progress without any goal at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Pretoria. Japan crashed out of the tournament when Paraguay scored 2 more goals in the penalty shoot out phase .Both teams tried to avoid into penalties, but in vain. The Asian participation in the tournament came to a sad end with the exit of Japan.  For Paraguay, the match is unforgettable as it is for the the first time they entering the Quarter Finals of World Cup.

There will be no matches until 2nd July 2010.Spain will now face Paraguay Saturday at Ellis Park in Johannesburg in the World Cup's fourth, and final, quarter-final.

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