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worldcup: Greece - Spain Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

GreeceGreeceOACA "Spyros Louis" - AthensThursday 11 November 2021
20.45CET (21.45 local time)
Group B - Matchday 9
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
25/03/2021QR (GS)Spain - Greece1-1GranadaMorata 33; Bakasetas 57 (P)
UEFA EURO 2008
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
18/06/2008GS-FTGreece - Spain1-2
SalzburgCharisteas 42; De la Red 61, Güiza 88
UEFA EURO 2004
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
16/06/2004GS-FTGreece - Spain1-1PortoCharisteas 66; Morientes 28
07/06/2003PR (GS)Spain - Greece0-1
ZaragozaGiannakopoulos 42
07/09/2002PR (GS)Greece - Spain0-2
AthensRaúl González 8, Valerón 77
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
21/02/1973QR (GS)Spain - Greece3-1
MalagaClaramunt 30, Sol 37, Martínez 78; Antoniadis 36
17/01/1973QR (GS)Greece - Spain2-3
AthensKoudas 59, Domazos 81; Valdez 41, 85, Claramunt 70
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Greece200231112011111371120
Spain311122002110117312011

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Squad list Only this chapter

Greece - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Odisseas Vlachodimos26/04/199427Benfica*600019-
12Alexandros Paschalakis28/07/198932PAOK - 00003-
13Giorgos Athanasiadis07/04/199328Sheriff - 00008-
Defenders
3Giorgos Tzavellas26/11/198733AEK - 5000433
4Dimitris Goutas04/04/199427Sivasspor - 0000--
6Dimitris Giannoulis17/10/199526Norwich - 300017-
11Giorgos Kiriakopoulos05/02/199625Sassuolo - 10005-
21Kostas Tsimikas12/05/199625Liverpool - 500014-
22Gerasimos Mitoglou20/10/199922AEK - 0000--
Midfielders
2Manolis Saliakas12/09/199625Giannina - 00002-
5Andreas Bouchalakis05/04/199328Olympiacos*600024-
7Giorgos Masouras01/01/199427Olympiacos - 4000212
8Sotirios-Polykarpos Alexandropoulos26/11/200119Panathinaikos - 00001-
14Dimitris Pelkas26/10/199328Fenerbahçe - 2100221
15Thanasis Androutsos06/05/199724Olympiacos*400081
19Marious Vrousai02/07/199823Olympiacos - 10004-
20Petros Mantalos31/08/199130AEK - 3000404
23Manolis Siopis14/05/199427Trabzonspor*500012-
Forwards
9Anastasios Douvikas02/08/199922Utrecht - 310051
10Christos Tzolis30/01/200219Norwich - 5000111
16Vangelis Pavlidis21/11/199822AZ Alkmaar*5100194
18Dimitris Limnios27/05/199823Twente - 3000172
Coach
-John van't Schip30/12/196357 - 600022-
Spain - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1David de Gea07/11/199031Man. United - 000045-
13Robert Sánchez18/11/199723Brighton - 10001-
23Unai Simón11/06/199724Athletic Club - 600018-
Defenders
2César Azpilicueta28/08/198932Chelsea - 3000341
3Pau Torres16/01/199724Villarreal - 0000151
4Iñigo Martínez17/05/199130Athletic Club*400015-
14José Gayà25/05/199526Valencia - 2100163
15Aymeric Laporte27/05/199427Man. City - 3000121
18Jordi Alba21/03/198932Barcelona*3000798
20Dani Carvajal11/01/199229Real Madrid - 000025-
Midfielders
5Sergio Busquets16/07/198833Barcelona*40001302
8Koke08/01/199229Atlético - 400059-
9Gavi05/08/200417Barcelona - 00002-
10Carlos Soler02/01/199724Valencia - 320032
11Pablo Fornals22/02/199625West Ham - 210051
16Rodri22/06/199625Man. City - 4000281
17Brahim Díaz03/08/199922Milan - 000011
Forwards
6Raúl De Tomás17/10/199427Espanyol - 0000--
7Álvaro Morata23/10/199229Juventus - 51004822
12Brais Méndez07/01/199724Celta - 200031
19Rodrigo06/03/199130Leeds - 0000258
21Dani Olmo07/05/199823Leipzig - 3200163
22Pablo Sarabia11/05/199229Sporting CP - 3100144
Coach
-Luis Enrique08/05/197051 - 600030-

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Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeSzymon Marciniak (POL)
  • Assistant refereesPaweł Sokolnicki (POL) , Adam Kupsik (POL)
  • Video Assistant RefereeTomasz Kwiatkowski (POL)
  • Fourth officialTomasz Musiał (POL)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeMarcin Borkowski (POL)
  • UEFA DelegateJoão Morais (POR)
  • UEFA Referee observerFrank De Bleeckere (BEL)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Szymon Marciniak07/01/19811095

FIFA Wold Cup matches involving teams from the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
03/09/2017WCQRGreeceBelgium1-2Piraeus
31/03/2021WCQRGreeceGeorgia1-1Salonika

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
16/10/2012U21PODenmarkSpain1-3Aalborg
07/11/2013UELGSSevilla FCFC Slovan Liberec1-1Seville
27/02/2014UELR32SL BenficaPAOK FC3-0Lisbon
28/08/2014UELPOFC KrasnodarReal Sociedad de Fútbol3-0Krasnodar
27/11/2014UELGSVillarreal CFVfL Borussia Mönchengladbach2-2Villarreal
15/09/2015UCLGSGalatasaray AŞClub Atlético de Madrid0-2Istanbul
08/12/2015UCLGSSevilla FCJuventus1-0Seville
08/03/2016UCLR16Real Madrid CFAS Roma2-0Madrid
28/04/2016UELSFFC Shakhtar DonetskSevilla FC2-2Lviv
13/06/2016EUROGS-FTSpainCzech Republic1-0Toulouse
28/09/2016UCLGSClub Atlético de MadridFC Bayern München1-0Madrid
07/12/2016UCLGSReal Madrid CFBorussia Dortmund2-2Madrid
14/02/2017UCLR16Paris Saint-GermainFC Barcelona4-0Paris
11/04/2017UCLQFJuventusFC Barcelona3-0Turin
03/09/2017WCQRGreeceBelgium1-2Piraeus
17/10/2017UCLGSReal Madrid CFTottenham Hotspur1-1Madrid
15/08/2018SCUPFinalReal Madrid CFClub Atlético de Madrid2-4Tallinn
28/08/2018UCLPOAEK Athens FCFehérvár FC1-1Athens
15/10/2018UNLGS-FTSpainEngland2-3Seville
06/11/2018UCLGSFC Internazionale MilanoFC Barcelona1-1Milan
13/03/2019UCLR16FC BarcelonaOlympique Lyonnais5-1Barcelona
18/02/2020UCLR16Club Atlético de MadridLiverpool FC1-0Madrid
06/08/2020UELR16Wolverhampton Wanderers FCOlympiacos FC1-0Wolverhampton
13/08/2020UCLQFRB LeipzigClub Atlético de Madrid2-1Lisbon
31/03/2021WCQRGreeceGeorgia1-1Salonika

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Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Greece

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group B - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Sweden650112315
    Spain641113513
    Greece6231769
    Georgia71154124
    Kosovo71154144
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Spain 1-1 Greece
    1-0 Morata 33, 1-1 Bakasetas 57 (P)
    Vlachodimos, Bakakis, Tzavellas, Papadopoulos, Bouchalakis, Masouras (65 Fortounis), Zeca, Bakasetas (78 Giakoumakis), Limnios (46 Siopis), Mantalos (46 Tzolis), Tsimikas (80 Kiriakopoulos)
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Greece 1-1 Georgia
    1-0 Kakabadze 76 (og) , 1-1 Kvaratskhelia 78
    Vlachodimos, Bakakis (42 Mavrias), Tzavellas, Papadopoulos, Bouchalakis (87 Siopis), Giannoulis, Zeca, Fortounis, Bakasetas (70 Masouras), Pavlidis (70 Giakoumakis), Tzolis (46 Limnios)
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Kosovo 1-1 Greece
    0-1 Douvikas 45+1, 1-1 Muriqi 90+2
    Vlachodimos, Tzavellas, Bouchalakis, Giannoulis, Douvikas (63 Mantalos), Bakasetas, Androutsos, Pavlidis (80 Fountas), Tsimikas (88 Papadopoulos), Mavropanos, Siopis
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Greece 2-1 Sweden
    1-0 Bakasetas 62, 2-0 Pavlidis 78, 2-1 Quaison 80
    Vlachodimos, Tzavellas, Bouchalakis, Zeca, Douvikas (71 Tzolis), Bakasetas, Androutsos, Pavlidis (95 Vrousai), Hatzidiakos, Tsimikas, Mavropanos
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Georgia 0-2 Greece
    0-1 Bakasetas 90 (P) , 0-2 Pelkas 90+5
    Vlachodimos, Tzavellas, Mavropanos, Bouchalakis, Masouras (78 Tzolis), Bakasetas, Androutsos, Pavlidis (46 Pelkas), Hatzidiakos, Tsimikas, Siopis (85 Mantalos)
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    Sweden 2-0 Greece
    1-0 Forsberg 59 (P) , 2-0 Isak 69
    Vlachodimos, Mavropanos, Bouchalakis, Giannoulis (84 Limnios), Masouras (71 Tzolis), Bakasetas, Androutsos, Pavlidis (75 Douvikas), Hatzidiakos, Tsimikas, Siopis (71 Pelkas)
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Greece-Spain
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Greece-Kosovo

Spain

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Spain 1-1 Greece
    1-0 Morata 33, 1-1 Bakasetas 57 (P)
    Unai Simón, Canales (64 Bryan Gil), Morata, Koke (72 Thiago Alcántara), Ferran Torres (72 Oyarzabal), Eric García, Gayà, Ramos (46 Iñigo Martínez), Rodri, Olmo (64 Pedri), Llorente
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Georgia 1-2 Spain
    1-0 Kvaratskhelia 44, 1-1 Ferran Torres 56, 1-2 Olmo 90+2
    Unai Simón, Pedro Porro (65 Llorente), Diego Llorente (46 Iñigo Martínez), Sergio Busquets (73 Oyarzabal), Morata, Bryan Gil (46 Olmo), Ferran Torres, Eric García, Fabián Ruiz (54 Thiago Alcántara), Jordi Alba, Pedri
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Spain 3-1 Kosovo
    1-0 Olmo 34, 2-0 Ferran Torres 36, 2-1 Halimi 70, 3-1 Gerard Moreno 75
    Unai Simón, Iñigo Martínez, Sergio Busquets (82 Rodri), Morata (68 Gerard Moreno), Koke, Ferran Torres, Eric García (86 Ramos), Jordi Alba, Olmo (82 Canales), Pedri (68 Fabián Ruiz), Llorente
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Sweden 2-1 Spain
    0-1 Soler 5, 1-1 Isak 6, 2-1 Claesson 57
    Unai Simón, Azpilicueta, Sergio Busquets (85 Rodri), Morata (75 Sarabia), Koke (75 Llorente), Gerard Moreno (64 Traoré), Soler (85 Méndez), Ferran Torres, Eric García, Jordi Alba, Laporte
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Spain 4-0 Georgia
    1-0 Gayà 14, 2-0 Soler 25, 3-0 Ferran Torres 41, 4-0 Sarabia 63
    Unai Simón (74 Sánchez), Azpilicueta, Llorente, Abel Ruiz, Soler, Ferran Torres (60 Fornals), Eric García (60 Merino), Gayà (74 Méndez), Rodri, Laporte (46 Albiol), Sarabia
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Kosovo 0-2 Spain
    0-1 Fornals 32, 0-2 Ferran Torres 90
    Unai Simón, Iñigo Martínez, Sergio Busquets, Llorente (86 Merino), Morata (72 Sarabia), Koke, Soler (58 Azpilicueta), Ferran Torres, Reguilón (86 Albiol), Laporte, Fornals (58 Traoré)
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Greece-Spain
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Spain-Sweden

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Legend

Competitions

Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable

Statistics

  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
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