If the US plays Brazil and beats them can we call them "World Champs"?
No, because there is actually a World Championship in which Italy are the holders of. The discussion of the Lakers was also at Club Level, not International Level.
You should know that the big countries view this Tournament as a "Pre-Season" to the World Cup.
They were missing Iniesta and Senna BIG TIME!
This, and defence and overconfidence was bound to set in at some point.
Edited by Darth Bynumite, June 24, 2009 - 04:01 PM.