Calls: Red card for a light foul in the penalty area, yellow for a brutal in the middle of the field.
Neutrality: He favoured the Spanish home side a bit.
Style: Strict and convincing.
De Bleeckere is very strict, but only regarding formal offences (celebrating after having scored a goal, penalty and red card for a harmless foul in the penalty area), but too lenient when players (e.g. Maxi Rodríguez) commit harsh fouls in the centre of