Hate 'em if you want, but they're just smarter than most teams.
"Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski had one of the more incredible hot streaks ever seen in soccer . . ."
See them here. The fifth one is a beauty.
Some fine examples of big upsets listed here. Lake Placid and Duke-UNLV are, to me, particularly memorable.
But the dopey AP reporter missed a big one.
"Football" is this case being what we call "soccer".
I watched part of the Alabama-Wisconsin game. 'Bama sure looked good.
"Are you ready for some football?"
My older daughter and I watched this live. We were rooting for Germany, and the first 29 minutes of the match, here condensed into 7, were simply gorgeous.