The Trill of Victory and the Anatomy of Defeat
A tale of two styles of sports commentary. Compare and contrast the Mexican commentary on USA-Algeria, World Cup 2010 vs BBC Commentary, Germany-England World Cup 1966.
Spanish. "Un gooooooooooooooool"
"They think it's all over..." with England leading by two goals with seconds to go.
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