It was a disappointing first day compared to the previous one in Germany but I am sure it could get better if the popular teams will not be accepting any extra income, if you know what I mean.
Cup winner: Spain
Golden Boot: Fernando Torres (Spain, forward)
Golden Ball: Xavi Hernandez (Spain, midfielder)
Golden Glove: Iker Casillas (Spain, goalkeeper)
Best Young Player: Lionel Messi (Argentina, forward)
Fair Play: Korea Republic
Most Entertaining Team: Argentina
—————————- Casillas (Spain) —————————
Maicon (Brazil) — Puyol (Spain) — Terry (England) — Lahm (Germany)
—————————– De Rossi (Italy) ————————–
——————— Xavi (Spain) — Kaka (Brazil) ———————
Messi (Argentina) ——— Torres (Spain) ——— Ronaldo (Portugal)
Just in case you don’t know, I am an Arsenal fan. See how unbiased my predictions are? Anyway, let us all hope that this World Cup will be more enjoyable (and less controversial) than the previous one.