In this special 10-part series, ESPN's Jayaditya Gupta, who has attended every World Cup since 2002, recalls his favourite matches from the tournament. First up, it's Netherlands vs. Ivory Coast from 2006, when two attacking teams produced some scintillating football in Stuttgart.
A Group C match, with Ivory Coast needing points having lost their opening match of the tournament. Netherlands came in with three points on the board.
Earlier in the day, in Gelsenkirchen, Argentina...