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Germany vs Spain – the key head-to-head clashes

Midfield a pivotal area as semi-finalists prepare for rematch of Euro 2008 final

Germany vs Spain – Youngsters take on tiki-taka masters

History points to a high-scoring clash of styles between Germany and Spain

Bad news, Spain, European Champions rarely win World Cups

Spain will need to emulate their German rivals' 1974 team to win the World Cup

Uruguay vs Holland – teams announced

Uruguay without Lugano but boosted by return of Godin

Outsiders Uruguay can create one last World Cup surprise

The Diegos Lugano, Godin and Forlan can do what namesake Maradona couldn't

Uruguay vs Holland – Dutch most likely to see yellow first

Uruguay are favourites to receive the most cards, but recent history suggests a rethink on that

Uruguay vs Holland – tiny country ready to dent Dutch dreams

Uruguay have a habit of performing beyond their means, and history is on their side

Lenient referees could allow semi-finalists to flourish

Uzbek and Hungarian officials have tendency to keep cards in pocket

Spain and Germany must overturn 32-year record to lift World Cup

The last team to lose a match on route to winning the competition was Argentina in 1978

Germany and Holland out to avenge extra-time heartache

History suggests semi-finals will go beyond 90 minutes

Uruguay vs Holland – the key head-to-head clashes

Fit again Van Persie will test Victorino, while Forlan aims to torment Mathijsen

Uruguay and Holland resilience on display in quarter-final comebacks

In overturning a half-time loss, Holland did what no other side has yet managed in South Africa

2-1 scoreline beckons in Uruguay vs Holland semi

The correct score market is difficult to predict, but signs point to both teams scoring

Value in backing Holland and Germany to renew fierce rivalry

Daily doubles offer plenty of tempting semi-final prices

Spain need to improve for clash with German juggernaut

Unimpressive against Paraguay, Spain have much to do if they are to beat Germany

Van Persie passed fit for Holland as Uruguay face injury crisis

Dutch duo Van Persie and Mathijsen fit, but Lodeiro and possibly Lugano out for Uruguay

Maradona eccentricities could see Argentina fall short

Coach keeps cards close to chest as much-fancied Argentina look set for semi-finals

Germany’s captain and pass master will prove irreplaceable

Michael Ballack's injury won't curtail Germany in the group stages, but his absence will be felt eventually

World Cup semi finals

The South Africa tournament looks set to add to the list of classic World Cup semi-finals

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