Spain beat Costa Rica by seven goals in World Cup match
DOHA, November 23 – RIA Novosti. The Spanish National Team defeated the Costa Rica team in the first round match of the World Cup group stage held in Qatar.
7 : 0
The Group E match played at El Tumama Stadium in Doha ended with a 7-0 victory for the Spaniards, with Dani Olmo (11th minute), Marco Asensio (21), Ferran Torres (31 – penalties, 54) scoring. ), Gavi (74), Carlos Soler (90) and Alvaro Morata (90+2). Spain had not scored seven goals in a World Cup before.
According to Opta’s statistics, Germany beat Japan 1-2 on Wednesday, setting a World Cup record with 422 first-half passes. The Spaniards managed to beat this feat, making 537 assists in the first half.
Olmo’s ball took 100th place at the world championships for the Spanish national team. This is the sixth team in history to break this milestone, the record belongs to the Brazilians (229).
In Group E, the Spaniards (3 points) continue to lead, followed by Japan (3), Germany (0) and Costa Rica (0). In the second round, the Spaniards will play with the German national team on November 27, while the Costa Rican team will face the Japanese on the same day.