In the end, Portugal deserved a ... Cacic's confused post match interview following the Finland game - as he constantly referred to his opponents as Iceland in error - was used by the Croatian media to highlight the turmoil within their national team.
Costa Rica vs Guinea Highlights ... t dispute the quality of Spain. If there’s one thing I want the team to learn from this match, it’s to keep possession of the ball, but the referee must respect our style of football as well.”.
Club football ... Before this tasty match, however, both teams will expect to claim a maximum haul of points from World Cup qualifiers this weekend. Spain host Israel on Friday night and France travel to Luxembourg on Saturday. Spain vs Israel, World.
Recap (Highlights ... Portugal, the nearly men of of European football, with three losing semifinals and one final since 2000, had finally become a champion. Portugal has won Euro 2016! Portugal is the unlikely champion and Eder the unlikely match winner.
0247 hrs IST: With that Rico’s run of not conceding in over six hours of football comes to an end ... It is half time in both games in Spain and Portugal. Sevilla go into the break with a 1-0 lead thanks to a Pablo Sarabia header and prior to that.
The match pits top versus bottom in Group D as Ernesto Valverde welcomes one of his former clubs to Spain in a bid to maintain their 100 ... up before a tricky trip to face Sporting Lisbon in Portugal. Another win this Wednesday would mark a big step.
First Spain wants a word and second ... of spoiled the entire thing for me. Colombia vs Paraguay was one of the most important games as they were both in with a chance of qualification. The beauty of the match was that both qualifying, either one.
The fact that Portugal had to wait until the final round of matches to secure their place at the World Cup owes more to Switzerland’s consistency than a stumble from Santos’ side. They will travel to Russia with the hope of emulating the achievement.
21.56 BBC pointing out that the post-match has been very pleasing to watch. I'm inclined to agree. Italy dignified, Spain classy. Well done football. Well done Europe ... of awesome futbol by Spain in the ET vs. Portugal. Ronaldo not taking a PK.
Cristiano Ronaldo has praised the resilience of his Portugal team after they scraped into ... “We haven't qualified the way we wanted to and after seeing the highlights of Croatia's victory over Spain, we know they are a great team.