Peres to King of Spain: You conquered the world in 1 goal

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 12, 2010 18:39

President Shimon Peres called King Juan Carlos of Spain Monday night to offer congratulations on Spain's victory in the World Cup, saying "you conquered the world in one goal."

Peres said to Juan Carlos that Spain "took first place in the world's most popular sport," and called Spain the "big winner in the world."

The President went on to say that "for a long time I haven't seen the world united as it was last month."

Spain beat Holland to win the World Cup finals Sunday night in South Africa.


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