Russia captain Igor Akinfeev was the hero as they dumped out Spain from the 2018 FIFA World Cup via penalty shootout.
Substitute Iago Aspas and VAR came to the aid of Spain as they were spared from a defeat against Morocco at the Kaliningrad Stadium on Monday.
Barcelona have reportedly identified Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan as the man to replace legendary midfielder Andres Iniesta.
Spain are one of the favourites for winning the 2019 FIFA World Cup, while the team will be hoping to emulate the champions of 2010 all over again to regain their dominance in world football
With the 2017-18 season all wrapped up, The Hard Tackle brings you a throwback to five of the best moments of the campaign for Barcelona.
Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta is reportedly in talks with Manchester City over a possible move that will see him take up a player-coach role next term
Barcelona continued their title celebrations in fine fashion as they cruised to a 5-1 win over Villarreal at Camp Nou on Wednesday
Ernesto Valverde has all his men at his disposal as Barcelona get set to host Real Madrid at Camp Nou in the final El Clasico of the season on Sunday.
Barcelona will be aiming to clinch the La Liga title when they travel to the Riazor to take on Deportivo La Coruna on Sunday.
AS Roma produced one of the shocks of the season as they beat Barcelona 3-0 at Stadio Olimpico to send the La Liga leaders crashing out of the UEFA Champions League.