Post Profile

Inigo Martinez added to Spain squad for World Cup qualifiers

Madrid (AFP) – Spain boss Julen Lopetegui added Real Sociedad defender Inigo Martinez to his squad for World Cup qualifiers against Italy and Albania on Sunday. Martinez will join the 23 players already selected on Friday due to “physical doubts over some of those already called up”, the Spanish Football Federation confirmed. The Spain squad will meet in Madrid on Monday ahead of their blockbuster clash with Italy in Turin on Thursday with only the winner of Group G guaranteed a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
read more


Related Posts

Iñigo Martinez scores from midfield in added time for Real Sociedad in La Liga

Sports / Football : Soccer Insider

With a match-winning goal from the midfield stripe in added time at Real Betis on Sunday, Real Sociedad defender Iñigo Martinez, 20, added another extraordinary moment to his eventful autumn: In October, he struck from just beyond m...

Casillas left out of new Spain coach’s first squad

Sports / Football : EPL Talk

Madrid (AFP) – New Spain coach Julen Lopetegui on Friday left out veteran captain Iker Casillas, the country’s most-capped player, from his first squad as manager for upcoming internationals against Belgium and Liechtenstein. Goalke...

Julen Lopetegui appointed Spain’s new football manager

Sports / Football : EPL Talk

Madrid (AFP) – Former Porto boss Julen Lopetegui was appointed manager of Spain on Thursday, replacing World Cup and European Championship-winning head coach Vicente del Bosque. “The Royal Spanish Football Federation has named Julen...

Lopetegui seeks strong start from Spain

Sports / Football : EPL Talk

Madrid (AFP) – Newly-appointed Spain coach Julen Lopetegui wants a show of intent from his side in their first World Cup 2018 qualifier at home to Liechtenstein on Monday. Spain crashed out in disappointing fashion to Italy at Euro ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC