Estadi Ciutat de València - Valencia 08/09/2014 - 20:45CET (20:45 local time)

Qualifying round - Group C

Spain - FYR Macedonia
5-1
 

Spain - FYR Macedonia 5-1 - 08/09/2014 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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EURO holders Spain brush FYROM aside

Published: Monday 8 September 2014, 22.00CET
EURO holders Spain brush FYROM aside 
Watch five-goal Spain display ©Getty Images

Local boy Paco Alcácer marks his competitive debut with a goal early on
Sergio Busquets is also on target with his first goal in what was his 69th international
Sergio Ramos revives memories of the UEFA EURO 2012 semis with a 'Panenka' penalty
Tome Pacovski superb against the European champions in the FYROM goal
Next games: FYROM v Luxembourg, Slovakia v Spain (9 October)

Spain immediately took control at the top of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying Group C with a remorseless and thoroughly entertaining 5-1 victory over the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia in Valencia.

 

Standings

Last updated: 03/12/2014 10:33 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
SSI Err

Match statistics

Spain
FYR Macedonia

5

Goals scored

1

62

Possession (%)

38

22

Total attempts

8

8

on target

5

6

off target

2

8

blocked

1

1

against woodwork

0

8

Corners

5

2

Offsides

0

2

Yellow cards

2

0

Red Cards

0

7

Fouls committed

11

8

Fouls suffered

7

684

Passes

328

618

completed

285

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Goal
    90+1
    Pedro Rodríguez (Spain) scores!
    David Silva steals the ball in the centre, slips Pedro into the area and the FC Barcelona man adds the gloss to the scoreline with a delightful chipped finish to make it five.
  • Yellow Card
    83
    Fàbregas (Spain) is booked.
  • Substitution
    77
    El Haddadi (in) - Koke (out) (Spain)
  • Substitution
    74
    K. Velkoski (in) - Abdurahimi (out) (FYR Macedonia)

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