Millions of soccer fans in the world will glue to their TV sets, while fans at Cape Town will blow the vuvuzelas, when the Netherlands take on Uruguay in the first semifinal tonight.
The Netherlands are the clear favourite to win today’s match. They had stunned the mighty Brazil in the quarterfinals. On the other hand, Uruguay’s players are ready for yet another battle they don’t want to lose.
Uruguay had won the FIFA World Cup twice in 1930 and 1950. They have qualified for the semifinals for the first time since 1970. The Dutch are eyeing their first World Cup victory.
Today’s match is expected to be highly exciting and competitive. Both teams know that there is no scope for an error.
The Netherlands beat Denmark, Japan and Cameroon in the group stage. They beat Slovakia in the Round of 16 and then upset Brazil in the quarterfinals.
Uruguay held France to a draw, but beat South Africa and Mexico in the group stages. They beat South Korea in the Round of 16 and then beat Ghana in the quarterfinals.
Both teams are ready to go for the kill tonight. The match will begin at 00:00 hours Indian Standard Time (IST GMT +5.30).
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