“Spain are the favourites to my mind, and their team play is just amazing. They don’t have one Messi, they have several, and they don’t make many mistakes, either, unlike England and Argentina. We need to force them to make errors.”
“They (Germany) recently set out to change a [style of] football which appeared to be worn out and tired. They have managed to refresh the team since the Euros, and the proof of that is in their showings here. They have got a great group together."