12 Chinese symbols
in the race and who will be the winners ?
July 6 and 7,
Day 22 / 23
aiming for a repeat of the 1974
Tiger Year World Cup Final with Germany winning against the Netherlands?
lot speaks for it as well as German Rat coach Jogi Loew would have a chance to
win the third back to back World Cup for the Rats after Felipe Scolari with Brazil
and Marcello Lippi with Italy.
Semi Finals day 1
3 Uruguay 2
Pig Oscar Tabarez with Goat Diego
Forlan could not stop the Oranje Express of
Dragon Bert van Marwijk and his top Rat Wesley Snijder
alongside the speedy Pigs Arjen Robben and van Persie.
Diego Forlan and Wesley Snijder are both rated among the best players
of this World Cup, but in the end the Netherlands had the expected better options
with their dangerous Piggie offense.
Pig Arjen Robben,
Rat Wesley Snijder and Rabbit Giovanni
van Bronkhorst with a sensational long distance shot had been the Oranje
Goat Diego Forlan and Rat
Maximiliano Pereira had scored for Uruguay.
Back in the World
Cup Year 1974 it had been a Dragon coach who had led the netherlands into
a world Cup final. His name had been Rinus Michels and his game had also been
based on a great Pig with the name with Johan Cruyff.
Netherlands 3 Uruguay 1
Semi Finals day 2
0 Spain 1
The goal by Horse Carles Puyol had been
a golden one earning Spain the very first World Cup Berth.
not get going and Horse Toni Kroos had missed the best chance to score a lead
The Tiger Year is gave Spain with
Tiger Coach Vicente del Bosque an execptional chance to
become the second Tiger World Cup Champion Coach after Carlos Menotti with Argentina.
opponent had been a Rat and the most succesful symbol in recent coaching history
so that in terms of fortune scale the chances seem to be fairly level.
the field Germany had looked miles better with stunning wins against England and
Argentina so that Spain is looking more or less like an underdog, a role that
Tiger del Bosque will love as much as building a strong defense in combination
with deadly strikers like Rat Fernando Torres and Rooster David Villa on the case.
Also a threat is Goat Xabi.
Germany will miss striker Snake Thomas
Mueller badly and the shape of Buffalo Podolski and Horse Miro Klose will decide
upon the game.
tip: Germany 2 Spain 1