Match statistics

SpainLatvia

Goals scored2
 
0
Attempts on target8
 
0
Attempts off target8
 
1
Corners9
 
0
Fouls committed7
 
10
Yellow cards0
2
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

Last updated: 27/06/2012 11:57 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • 90+2
    Casillas (Spain) makes a save.
  • 90+2
    Juanito (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Pahars (Latvia).
  • 90
    Ramos (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Rubins (Latvia).
  • 88
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • 88
    Torres (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • Substitution
    88
    Blanks (in) - Verpakovskis (out) (Latvia)
  • 87
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • 87
    Fàbregas (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 86
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • Goal
    85
    Torres (Spain) scores!
    With four minutes to go it looks like Spain have sealed the three points as Fernando Torres finds the net for only the second time in the qualifying campaign. The Liverpool FC striker turns in the rebound after Miguel Ángel Angulo's shot from Andrés Iniesta's cutback was saved by Andris Vanins. Victory for Spain would lift them alongside Sweden at the head of Group F.
  • 84
    Iniesta (Spain) is flagged for offside.
  • 84
    Pernía (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 84
    Ramos (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 82
    Pernía (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Bleidelis (Latvia).
  • 78
    Xavi Hernández (Spain) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    77
    Angulo (in) - Joaquín (out) (Spain)
  • 75
    Zirnis (Latvia) is penalised for a foul on Ramos (Spain).
  • 74
    Ramos (Spain) misses the target.
  • Substitution
    74
    A. Višņakovs (in) - Bleidelis (out) (Latvia)
  • 71
    Joaquín (Spain) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    69
    Fàbregas (in) - Silva (out) (Spain)
  • 68
    Torres (Spain) misses the target.
  • 64
    Iniesta (Spain) misses the target.
  • Substitution
    63
    Pahars (in) - Karlsons (out) (Latvia)
  • 62
    Ivanovs (Latvia) is penalised for a foul on Torres (Spain).
  • 61
    Torres (Spain) misses the target.
  • Yellow Card
    60
    Ivanovs (Latvia) is booked.
  • 59
    Torres (Spain) misses the target.
  • 59
    Joaquín (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 58
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • 58
    Iniesta (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 54
    Silva (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 53
    Astafjevs (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Silva (Spain).
  • 52
    Torres (Spain) misses the target.
  • Yellow Card
    51
    Astafjevs (Latvia) is booked.
  • Substitution
    48
    Iniesta (in) - Villa (out) (Spain)
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • 45
    Silva (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ivanovs (Latvia).
  • 44
    Silva (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 43
    Kļava (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Silva (Spain).
  • 42
    Gorkšs (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Torres (Spain).
  • 40
    Verpakovskis (Latvia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 40
    Rubins (Latvia) has a shot blocked.
  • 37
    Joaquín (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 33
    Pernía (Spain) misses the target.
  • 33
    Xavi Hernández (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 32
    Kļava (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Torres (Spain).
  • 32
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • 31
    Pernía (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 30
    Torres (Spain) misses the target.
  • 30
    Xavi Hernández (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 30
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • 30
    Silva (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 24
    Albelda (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rubins (Latvia).
  • 23
    Casillas (Spain) makes a save.
  • 23
    Casillas (Spain) makes a save.
  • 22
    Marchena (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rubins (Latvia).
  • 20
    Kļava (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Silva (Spain).
  • Goal
    13
    Xavi Hernández (Spain) scores!
    Spain get the goal they desperately needed after their failure to beat Iceland at the weekend. Victory would get their qualification bid back on track and they have started well with Joaquín beating his marked on the right before crossing low for the unmarked Xavi Hernández to tap in.
  • 11
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • 11
    Torres (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 10
    Joaquín (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 10
    Ramos (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 10
    Joaquín (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 9
    Xavi Hernández (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 8
    Xavi Hernández (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 7
    Albelda (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 7
    Ivanovs (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ramos (Spain).
  • 7
    Karlsons (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ramos (Spain).
  • 6
    Laizāns (Latvia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Albelda (Spain).
  • 5
    Joaquín (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gorkšs (Latvia).
  • 3
    Karlsons (Latvia) misses the target.
  • 1
    Vaņins (Latvia) makes a save.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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