Chile too hot for Spain in World Cup 2014

LAST UPDATED: 19 Jun, 2014 @ 08:13
Chile too hot for Spain in World Cup 2014

IT’S all over for Spain’s title defence as they lose 2-0 to Chile in the 2014 FIFA Word Cup Group B match at the Estádio Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

After Spain’s humiliating 5-1 defeat by Holland in their opening Group B game, they were beaten again by a well-organised Chile team.

Eduardo Vargas’ goal gave Chile a surprise lead after just 19 minutes. And Charles Aranguiz made it 2-0 after 42 minutes.

Chile have never beaten Spain in their ten previous encounters.

Just a couple of weeks ago Spain were people’s favourites to retain their crown and lift the World Cup once again.

More to follow…


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  1. The England team visited an orphange in Brazil today. ”It’s heartbreaking to see their sad little faces with no hope,” said Jose aged 6.

    Spain have done really well in recent years so at least they have some recent good memories.