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Spain coach Del Bosque basks in 'extraordinary' final performance
Posted Monday, July 02, 2012 by Dailymail

Spain coach Del Bosque basks in 'extraordinary' final performance
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'The team played a great match and all the players were at their top level. We are very happy.'

Iniesta backed up Del Bosque's sentiments about criticism having no effect.

The Barcelona man insisted Spain stayed true to their beliefs.

'Everybody has their opinion,' he said. 'We are not here to say that our game is the most beautiful of them all.

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