Spain and Paraguay were winners on the last day of second-round play at the World Cup, officially polishing off the matchups for the quarterfinals.

 

Spain had a tough time with Iberian rival Portugal, but David Villa’s rebound goal in the 63rd minute lifted the favorites past Ronaldo and Co., 1-0.

 

Paraguay beat Japan in penalties after a 0-0 tie.

 

The quarters start Friday with a potential game of the year:?Brazil vs. the Netherlands (10 a.m., ESPN).