Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 6/27/12
Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta is not letting criticism of his side's style of play get under his skin ahead of their Euro 2012 semi-final against Portugal this evening. Spain, the reigning European and world champions, remain on course to become the first nation to win three successive major international tournaments after progressing through to the last four on the back of three successive victories without conceding a goal following their opening 1-1 draw with Italy. However, while Spain's passage has been relatively comfortable so far, they have found themselves under fire from critics who feel their 'tiki-taka' passing style of play is boring. Iniesta, whose goal won Spain the 2010 World Cup final against Holland, was keen to defend his side though, pointing out that it is not always easy to produce an entertaining match when the opposition seem more inclined to pack men behind the ball. The Barcelona star said: "Football's so great because not everyone likes the same thin...
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