ESP vs NED in tweets: 'First match on grass is difficult for every Spaniard'

The Netherlands thrashed Spain 5-1 Friday, toying with the defending champions in the second half and gaining a measure of revenge for its 2010 loss in the World Cup final.

 ESP vs NED in tweets: First match on grass is difficult for every Spaniard

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Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben both scored twice and defender Stefan de Vrij grabbed his first international goal in a humiliating defeat for a Spain team that has won its last three major tournaments.

It was the worst loss for Spain in the game's showcase tournament since a 6-1 defeat to Brazil in 1950.

Here are some of the top tweets sent out during the match:

 

 

Updated Date: Jun 14, 2014 11:28:16 IST