World Cup: Spain in semifinal beat Paraguay 1-0

David Villa came to Spain's rescue again to put the European champions into the World Cup semifinals for the first time with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Paraguay in Johannesburg on Saturday night as both teams missed a penalty. The striker, who scored the only goal in the second-round victory over Portugal, netted the winner with eight minutes to play to become the leading scorer at the South African tournament with five. Spainwill now play Germany in Durban on Wednesday for a place ...
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Added July 03, 2010
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