In two games, the hosts have six points and a positive goal difference of seven, having conceded just once so far. The closest any nation has come to such a record was Italy in 1934, who also won their opening two games. YEN.com.g
It was a night Cristiano Ronaldo designed and decorated. The Portuguese and Real Madrid superstar scored a hat-trick as Spain and Portugal shared honours in the World Cup's fourth game at the Fisht Stadium. Game ended 3-3.
Spain dramatically sacked coach Julen Lopetegui on Wednesday and appointed federation sporting director Fernando Hierro just two days before the team´s opening game at the World Cup. YEN.com.gh World Cup 2018 news.
Spain head coach Julen Lopetegui has repoprtedly been sacked from his position by the Spanish Football Association. Lopetegui was relieved of his duties just hours after signing a 3-year deal to succeed Zidane at Real Madrid.
Leroy Sane was surprisingly left out of Joachim Low's 23-man Germany squad. But the player is enjoying a holiday with his girlfriend, Candice Brook in California. YEN.com.gh World Cup news. German national team news.
Chelsea duo, Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas have both been left out of Spain's World Cup squad that was released today, May 21, Arsenal ace Hector Bellerin was also omitted from La Roja's squad list but team-mate Nacho Monreal.