On Sunday night the world will be watching as two European nations battle it out in Johannesburg for the right to be called World Champions for the first time.
The Euro 2008 champions Spain face off against a resurgent Dutch side at Soccer City in a bid to become the best footballing nation in the world.
For the Spanish, it will cement the legacy of their "Golden Generation,” believed to be their most talented group of players ever. For the Netherlands, it is the chance to upset the odds and claim a historic, underdog victory.
One thing is for sure; on Sunday night the world will wait with baited breath to see which group of footballing stars become national heroes during a historic 90 minutes.
In this article I'm going to give a lowdown on each side and their strengths and weaknesses, to help give a clearer picture of what to expect on Sunday night.