England manager Roy Hodgson revealed that he will not be selecting national team captain Wayne Rooney in the squad to face defending European champions Spain in a friendly encounter scheduled to take place on Friday at Alicante’s Jose Rico Perez stadium.
Spanish national team manager Vicente Del Bosque has come out and said that England have great "potential" but lack "organization" under current manager Roy Hodgson.
Spain finally qualified for the Euro 2016 after easily beating Luxembourg 4-0 at the Estadio Nuevo Municipal Las Gaunas.
Spanish manager Vicente Del Bosque rued the injuries suffered by David Silva and Alvaro Morata, even as his side ensured qualification for Euro 2016 after recording a comfortable 4-0 win against Luxembourg. Silva was replaced after 10 mins by Juan Mata after suffering a twist in his ankle and Morata had to be stretchered off 20 mins later after suffering heavy bruises to his fibula. Morata was replaced by Valencia youngster Paco Alcacer. Spain took the lead just before half time when Santi Cazorla smacked in the rebound after Pedro’s initial shot was saved by the Luxembourg goalkeeper. After a slow start to the second half, Spain eventually doubled their lead in the 67th minute through substitute Paco Alcacer, who stabbed home a Cesc Fabregas through ball. Alcacer and Cazorla added their 2nd goals of the night in the 80th and the 86th minute respectively to cap off an injury stricken yet comfortable win for the Spanish. Del Bosque Relieved […]
Spain visit Amsterdam to play against Netherlans tonight and the La Roja players would be looking for a revenge of their humiliating defeat at the hands of Oranje in Brazil World Cup.
Spain secured a 1-0 victory over Ukraine in Sevilla in their Euro 2016 qualifier on Friday. But the manner in which this win was achieved has left Vicente del Bosque with more questions than answers as they never looked fully comfortable in the entire game.
Juventus striker Alvaro Morata scored his first goal for Spain to earn an unconvincing 1-0 victory over Ukraine in their Euro 2016 qualifier but coach Vicente del Bosque was not satisfied with the display of his players.
Struggling Spain received another setback as they lost to Germany in Vigo today but coach Del Bosque says he is still looking to the future with confidence.
Spain host Belarus in UEFA Euro 2016 qualifier on Saturday and coach Vicente del Bosque will be confident of winning all three points from this easy looking encounter.
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque has said that selecting a La Roja squad is always very difficult because there is lot of competition for places.