Sep 12, 2018
0 0

Nations League: Excellent Spain put six previous Croatia

Written by

Nations League: Excellent Spain put six previous Croatia

Saul Niguez and Rodrigo – who scored towards England on Saturday – have been once more heading in the right direction for Spain

Spain’s spectacular begin to the Nations League continued as they thrashed World Cup runners-up Croatia.

Luis Enrique’s aspect – who beat England at Wembley of their opener within the competitors on Saturday – by no means regarded again after Saul Niguez’s headed opener.

Marco Asensio fired in from 20 yards after which, shortly after, noticed one other rifled effort hit the bar and discover the web by way of Croatia keeper Lovre Kalinic.

Rodrigo, Sergio Ramos and Isco made it a rout for the excellent Spanish.

Rodrigo – who scored the winner at Wembley – beat the offside entice earlier than ending neatly, Ramos headed in from a nook and Isco turned sharply earlier than firing in from contained in the field.

Croatia, whose aspect contained simply 4 of those that began the World Cup remaining in Moscow this July – defender Domagoj Vida and midfielders Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic and Ivan Perisic – had really began the sport the stronger however now need to regroup earlier than going through England in October.

Spain’s two wins out of two within the Nations League see them prime League A Group four with six factors. Croatia and England are each pointless after one sport.

BBC Sport – Football

Article Categories:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *