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Hiddink's dream is over


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The Russian forward looks set to stay in St Petersburg
Spain reached the European Championship final for the first time in 24 years on Thursday with a convincing 3-0 win over Russia to set up a meeting with Germany. Xavi scored at a rainswept Ernst Happel Stadium to give Spain a deserved 1-0 lead after 50 minutes and substitute Daniel Guiza made no mistake when he beat the offside trap to make it 2-0 after 73 minutes. [+]

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With pride restored under Guus Hiddink, Russia will look to spring a few surprises. Dale Johnson writes.  [+]

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