Gavi disputes a ball during Spain-Norway (3-0)


Gavi 'missed' Luis Enrique in Luis de la Fuente's debut with Spain

Published:26/03/2023 - 10:03h

Updated:26/03/2023 - 10:03h

Luis de la Fuente's era as Spain coach began with a win in Malaga against Norway (3-0) in a gray game by Gavi. The midfielder of FC Barcelona was a starter, but his contribution was diluted with the passing of the minutes

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Spain began with good foot the eliminatory for the Euro 2024 with a goleada in front of Norway (3-0). Dani Elm and Joselu (doublet) converted the so many of a 'Red' that had Alejandro Balde and Gavi in the eleven. The only players of the FC Barcelona summoned for the double international day had a good first part, but in the case of the mediocentro his leadership was diluting with the happen of the minutes.

Spain advanced in the minute 13 thanks to a centre 'buscapiés' of Balde that found the swearword of Elm to win to the goalkeeper Nyland. Álex and Gavi did a tandem by left in the primes of the crash, but De la Fuente put to the of The Palaces and Villafranca very recostado to the band and cost him associate with Rodri and Mikel Merino in the diagram ultra offensive 4-1-4-1 that posed the míster.

Gavi, much more extreme that with Luis Enrique

With Luis Enrique, the mediocentro accustomed to play like interior beside Sergio Busquets and Pedri, with the one who understands of wonder in the Barça. Although it kept the same dorsal of the World-wide ('9'), the Saturday Gavi went isolating in front of the impossibility to participate in the preparation of the game. Merino and Elm commissioned of the transfer, while the player culé and Iago Sails installed by the sides, with Álvaro Morata like referent of area.

After a good start, Spain was losing the control of the party and Norway brushed the tie in at least three opportunities in the complement. De la Fuente freshened the team with three changes before fulfilling the hour of game: Elm, Sails and Gavi by Yéremy Pino, Dani Ceballos and Mikel Oyarzábal. After several minutes of suffering, Joselu, ingresado in the 81', converted a doublet in pair of minutes to clear the party.

Spain will return to the action the Tuesday

'The Red' will take action the Tuesday when it visit to Scotland. The ones of Steve Clarke also golearon home the Saturday to Cyprus (3-0) and expects some change in the eleven of De la Fuente. It will be necessary to see if it keeps the same diagram or returns to the classical 4-3-3 and, in any one of the cases, if Gavi attains to repeat the titularity. Dani Ceballos Could relieve him, but further of this his importance in the cycle that recently begins is guaranteeed, as well as the affection of the Spanish fans. The Saturday, The Rosaleda sacked him with an audible ovation.

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