Thiago 'thrilled' with World Cup qualification after 2014 heartache - Goal.com

Thiago Alcantara was delighted to secure Spain's progress to the World Cup after missing out on the finals in Brazil three years ago due to injury. The Bayern Munich midfielder suffered a serious knee problem which ruled him out of the 2014 tournament, ...

Catalonia cloud lingers as Spain shine on road to Russia - Daily Nation

Spain players applaud at the end of their 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier match against Albania at the Jose Rico Perez stadium in Alicante on October 6, 2017. PHOTO | JOSE JORDAN | AFP. In Summary. Lopetegui's men did their talking on the field by ...

Gerard Pique: Spain players think Barcelona star wants presidency amid Catalonia trouble - Express.co.uk

Barcelona defender Pique has seen his popularity plummet in Spain for recent comments made about the Catalonia referendum. The former Manchester United star was visibly upset last weekend, as police flocked to polling stations and clashed with the ...

FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Gerard Pique gets mixed response for Albania tie after backing Catalan referendum - Firstpost

Alicante: In the midst of Catalonia's drive for independence, Gerard Pique was again centre of attention as he was met with a mixture of jeers and applause in Spain's politicised World Cup qualifier against Albania on Friday. Pique made his 92nd ...

Gerard Pique target of whistles and jeers as Spain secure World Cup spot with win over Albania - DeathRattleSports.com

Spain sealed their place in next year's World Cup finals with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Albania in a match which saw La Roja centre-back Gerard Pique once again the target of whistles and jeers. First-half goals from Rodrigo, Isco and Thiago ...

Julen Lopetegui Lauds Pique Crowd Response - beIN SPORTS USA

Outspoken defender Pique – who voted in Sunday's Catalonia independence referendum – was booed by supporters as he entered training on Monday. Spain coach Julen Lopetegui was buoyant, despite a mixed reception for Gerard Pique during Friday's ...

Thiago 'thrilled' about World Cup - Football Espana

Thiago Alcantara says he is 'thrilled' about Spain reaching the 2018 World Cup and that Andres Iniesta “deserves a statue at Camp Nou”. Thiago missed the last World Cup due to torn knee ligaments but is almost certain to feature in Russia this summer, ...

Isco's highlights Vs Albania show what a complete playmaker he really is - GiveMeSport

Spain booked their place at the World Cup in Russia next year with a 3-0 win over Albania in Alicante on Friday night. Thanks to goals from Rodrigo, Isco and Thiago Alcantara, La Roja cannot be caught at the top of Group G in qualifying and confined ...

VIDEO: Isco Smashes Home Stunning Team Goal as Spain Book Their 2018 World Cup Place in Style - Ghanasoccernet.com

​Real Madrid star Isco smashed home a superb effort to cap off a stunning team goal last night, as Spain booked their place at the 2018 World Cup with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Albania. Julen Lopetegu's side put together a superb flowing move to ...

Pique jeered by fans as Spain reach Russia 2018 - P.M. News

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique was jeered by fans as Spain qualified for next summer's World Cup with a comfortable 3-0 home win over Albania. Pique said before the game he would not be driven out of the national team by fans opposed to his public ...

Isco: Pique risks whistles, but… - Football Espana

Spain midfielder Isco claims Gerard Pique “runs the risk of whistles” but reminds the defender's critics that “he has shown his commitment for 15 years”. Pique was given a mixed reception by Spain fans during Friday's 3-0 victory over Albania, which ...

Spain the 11th Team to Qualify for the 2018 World Cup - Sportige

In a surprise to no one, Spain clinched their spot in the 2018 World Cup, securing the top spot in Group G of the UEFA qualifiers following their 3-0 win over Albania. Spain, with one more match left to play (against Israel), are the 11th team to ...

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique endures whistles for Spain win - Tribal Football

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique went through a mixed night as Spain defeated World Cup qualifying opponents Albania. Even with his first few touches of the ball, the controversial Catalan was whistled after he publicly stated his support for an ...

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui 'unhappy' after Albania win - Tribal Football

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui had mixed emotions with their 3-0 win over World Cup qualifying opponents Albania. It has been a difficult few days for Lopetegui with off-pitch issues threatening to disrupt the harmony of the group. "We played a very good ...

Spain outclass Albania 3-0 to seal 2018 FIFA World Cup berth - NewsX

The 2010 world champions, Spain have won eight out of nine matches in Group G and are all set to finish on top ahead of Italy. By NewsX Bureau | New Delhi | Updated: 7 October 2017 , 1:45 PM. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter ...

Spain qualifies for FIFA 2018 World Cup - Odisha Television Ltd.

Madrid: Spain defeated Albania 3-0 to assure themselves a berth in the 2018 World Cup and consign Italy to second place in Group G, while the battle for the top spots in Groups D and I will come down to the 10th and final qualifying round. With Spain ...

Spain qualify for 2018 World Cup - ClickLancashire

2010 World Cup champions, Spain, have qualified for the 2018 edition of the Federation Internationale de Football Association tournament in Russia after thrashing Albania 3-0 at Alicante on Friday night. Needing a win to confirm top spot in their ...

Spain vs Albania World Cup Qualifying UEFA Live Streaming - Hi-tech Beacon

Spain on Friday night confirmed their berth at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation with a 3-0 win over Albania and their captain, Sergio Ramos, uploaded a picture on his Instagram profile of a buoyant dressing in the aftermath of their ...

Look: Isco scores one of the best team goals ever that involves 10 players for Spain - GiveMeSport

We all know Spain have been the masters of 'tika-taka' football for the past decade or so, but sometimes they can still amaze us. Although Germany have ascended to the top of the international food chain in recent years with their victories at the ...

Spain book their spot in 2018 World Cup - Press TV

Spain have booked their place in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, following a 3-0 victory over group G rival Albania. Spain first found the net in the 16th minute, when Rodrigo collected Isco's chipped-ball into the box and found the net with a superb volley.