Newsletter
Weather
Community
English home Forum Photo Gallery Features Newsletter Archive   About US Help Site Map
China
World
Opinion
Business
Sci-Edu
Culture/Life
Sports
Photos
 Services
- Newsletter
- Online Community
- China Biz Info
- News Archive
- Feedback
- Voices of Readers
- Weather Forecast
 RSS Feeds
- China 
- Business 
- World 
- Sci-Edu 
- Culture/Life 
- Sports 
- Photos 
- Most Popular 
- FM Briefings 
 Search
 About China
- China at a glance
- China in brief 2004
- Chinese history
- Constitution
- Laws & regulations
- CPC & state organs
- Ethnic minorities
- Selected Works of Deng Xiaoping

Home >> Sports
UPDATED: 08:18, June 28, 2006
Spain tie France 1-1 at halftime in World Cup
font size    

Spain were held a 1-1 with France in their World Cup knockout game on Tuesday night.

Forward David Villa scored a goal from the penalty spot in the 28th minute to lift Spain to a 1-0 lead in the breath-taking duel.

The penalty kick came from Spain's defender Pablo who was fouled from behind by French defender Lilian Thuram.

However, France had their equalizer in the 41st minute when midfielder Frank Ribery ran a one-two with Patrick Vieira, who sprang Ribery free behind the defense.

Ribery rounded the keeper Iker Casillas and finished into the net with two Spainish defenders sliding desperately to try to save.

Source: Xinhua


Comments on the story Comment on the story Recommend to friends Tell a friend Print friendly Version Print friendly format Save to disk Save this


   Recommendation
- Text Version
- RSS Feeds
- China Forum
- Newsletter
- People's Comment
- Most Popular
 Related News
- World Cup Preview: aging France vs. emerging Spain

- Tough duel bewteen Spain and France at World Cup

Dic

Manufacturers, Exporters, Wholesalers - Global trade starts here.
Copyright by People's Daily Online, all rights reserved