Andres Iniesta just became a hero. Iniesta scored the winning goal for Spain in the 2010 World Cup. Iniesta found the back of the net with only minutes left to overtime play, giving Spain the prize.Andres Iniesta scored with a right-footed shot from about 14 yards. Iniesta beat Maarten Stekelenburg for the goal.The Dutch protested the goal, thinking that Iniesta was offsides. However, replays show that he was in the clear.Read Full Story
Spain won its first World Cup championship today in the World Cup finals. Andres Iniesta kicked the winning goal way into extra time in the 119th minute, and the Spanish team was so relieved after kick after kick came short. It's the first time in 13 trips to the final match that the Spanish team came out on top. John Heitinga (Getty) Sergio Ramos of Spain missed a crucial header that should have resulted in a goal in the 77th minute of play, and it was definitely a disappointment for the...Read Full Story
Andres Iniesta of Spain scored the lone goal in the World Cup final today in the 116th minute of play against the Netherlands. The game remained a brutal scoreless game until Iniesta was able to get the ball behind the crossbar, though he got a yellow card for being offsides during the play. It was worth it. John Heitinga (Getty) Sergio Ramos of Spain missed a crucial header that should have resulted in a goal in the 77th minute of play, and it was definitely a disappointment for the team...Read Full Story
Andres Iniesta (born May 11, 1984) is a professional football player who competes for Spain in World Cup soccer. Andres Iniesta is a midfielder and is 5'7" and weighs 143 pounds. Spain was in Group H for World Cup 2010.