Pablo Sarabia y Gavi en un partido con España


Spain 'reacts' against Switzerland and signs its first win in the Nations League (0-1)

Published:9/06/2022 - 22:38h

Updated:9/06/2022 - 22:38h

The Spanish team has achieved its first victory in the group stage of the Nations League, against Switzerland. Pablo Sarabia's goal made the difference in a game in which 'La Roja' went from more to less

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After two ties and very toneless parties, Spain has achieved his first victory in the present edition of the Nations League, in a clash in which the trained by Luis Enrique were not very fine, but were effective in the clearest opportunity that had. Pablo Sarabia was the attendant to mark the difference in the marker during the first part in Ginebra.

'The Red', with the imperiosa need to add his first three points, showed without hesitating in the first minutes of the clash and took advantage of , before the equator of the first part, of a defensive error in the Swiss saga to force a recovery of Marco Llorente, the one who achieved encarar and apurar alínea background. It left a strong centre to the heart of the area for the apparition of a Sarabia that pushed the balloon at the end of the network.

The selection helvética was not able to generate danger of face to the area of Unai Simón until the second part, when Spain left to control the party and went back very dense. They achieved to tighten and Shaqiri was the first in converting the good feelings in an occasion. I gavesparó with the left-handed from the frontal and forced to the guardameta of the Athletic of Bilbao to stop the finish.

'The Red' needed to go to a course more, but was unable to feel comfortable neither create from the medullary. To the hour of party, achieved a good contragolpe that could not complete successfully Sarabia, the one who looked for the individual action and the defence helvética blocó the shot. Llorente also tested with a finish that it finish leaving diverted. Spain, almost without 'soul', achieved to sleep the party and avoid a new discontent in the Nations League.

Good news for the Barça

Luis Enrique continues betting for giving continuity to the Barcelona players. This Thursday only remained in the bench Eric García, very argued in the crash against the Czech Republic, and Ansu Fati, the one who finally has not seen minutes in these three parties of the Nations League. On the other hand, Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets and Ferran Torres went back to contest ninety minutes, whereas Gavi played 72'.

Like this it is the group of Spain

The victory in front of Switzerland allows to breathe in the classification. They have finish the day in the second position of the classification of the group 2 of the League To, by behind Portugal (7), that won 2-0 against the Czech Republic with goals of Joãor Cancel and Gonçalo Guedes. 'The Red' will confront the Sunday to the Czechs (20:45 h).

  1. Portugal: 7 points.
  2. Spain: 5 points.
  3. Czech Republic: 4 points.
  4. Switzerland: 0 points.

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