Carles Puyol of Spain got a yellow card in the first 15 minutes of play in the World Cup final today versus the Netherlands. The defender was given the penalty for a meaty challenge on Dutch forward Arjen Robben. The score remained tied at 0 in the first 20 minutes of play, and neither country has ever won a World Cup, so a lot is on the line for both teams. Spain's David Villa has 5 goals in the tournament so far, so he'll be getting a good amount of play today, while Robin Van Persie...Read Full Story
Carles Puyol (born April 13, 1978) is a professional football player who competes for Spain in World Cup soccer. Carles Puyol is a defender and is 5'10" and weighs 176 pounds. Spain was in Group H for World Cup 2010.