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Balague's World Cup Video Diary: How Spain Can Keep World Cup Alive vs. Chile

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Guillem BalagueFeatured ColumnistJune 18, 2014

Guillem Balague is in Rio, readying himself for Spain vs. Chile at the Maracana and with the defending champions facing a potential early exit after a heavy defeat to Netherlands.

In his latest video diary, Balague looks ahead to the game and talks about how Spain can get it done against a strong Chile side.

Can Spain avoid the humiliation of going out at the group stage?

Was the 5-1 defeat to the Dutch just a freak result they will recover from?

Or is Spain's decline—at least for this generation of players—a terminal one?

All that and more are on Guillem's agenda.

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