Business of Sport: The Spread

Dutch ready for Mexican stand-off

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
29th June, 2014

Dutch ready for Mexican stand-off

Today sees the second set of last-16 games, as the World Cup hits the ''win or bust stage of proceedings.

In Fortaleza, the Netherlands take on the goalkeeper who earned huge plaudits for his heroic performance against Brazil. Mexico's Guillermo Ochoa has been a beast in this World Cup, but he's about to face one of the most potent attacks in the game today. The Dutch are far from flawless,...

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