The World Cup final will be remembered for the night beautiful football died, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
In an epic battle that was more physical than it was attractive, Spain squeezed past the Netherlands to win its first World Cup, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The Netherlands is a team that believes it can win the World Cup and finally shed its label as a beautiful loser, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The Dutch snapped a long string of World Cup misadventures at last and will return to the World Cup final for the first time since 1978, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The Oranje typically start big tournaments in red-hot form, only to fizzle out. Will this campaign, which kicked off in sluggish form, end differently?
After the Dutch defeated the Danes 2-0, Leander Schaerlaeckens grades the performances.