The Blizzard: Spain 1-5 Netherlands, 2014

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We’re heading again to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil for in the present day’s episode of Biggest Video games, in affiliation with The Blizzard. The Guardian’s Jonathan Liew joins us to debate the Netherlands’ 5-1 dismantling of Spain, as “Louis Van Gaal created one thing he beloved – after which destroyed it.”

Spain arrived at this match with the identical method that noticed them win the previous three because the likes of Xavi, Sergio Busquets and Andrés Iniesta appeared to dominate possession. They took the lead and managed the early exchanges in El Salvador however, with Louis van Gaal switching to a again three for this sport, his Netherlands aspect took benefit of Spain’s torpid midfield. We talk about a implausible sport that featured scintillating objectives from Robin Van Persie and Arjen Robben, and noticed the tip of Spain’s possession-dominating period.

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