Spain defeats Italy and advances to the round of 16

Spain defeats Italy and advances to the round of 16

Spaniards add a new conquest as a result of an error by the Italians/Photo: UEFA EURO 2024

Spain On Thursday, it became the second team to qualify for the next phase of the Euro 2024after the 1-0 victory against Italiaproduct of an own goal by Riccardo Calafiori.

Those led by Luis De La Fuente they had won 3-0 against Croatiawhile those driven by Luciano Spaletti they defeated 2-1 Albaniain what was the first date of group B.

Erratic offensives

During the first half the Spanish had repeated opportunities to take the lead, however they could not achieve any of them, despite the errors in defense of the Bluewhich was exposed and could have let the definition slip before the end of the initial 45 minutes.

While in attack Italia nor any of the few opportunities that were presented to him to assume command.

Final ruling

In the second part Spain took advantage and took the lead, after a mistake Italiaafter an own goal in the 55th minute of Riccardo Calafiori which was enough for the Iberians to achieve success.

Until now the Iberians and Germany They are the only ones who are guaranteed their presence in the round of 16 of the European competition that celebrates its 17th edition, adding that the best of 16 phase will begin on Saturday the 29th and will end on July 2nd.

It is worth mentioning that Spain will clash against one of the best third parties, specifying that this rival will come from a team that manages to advance from the key A, D, E or F. And the Germans must wait for their opponent to be defined.

Written by: Tomás Rincón

2024-06-20 21:38:50
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