Spain too hot for hosts Czech Republic

Czech Republic 1-5 Spain Spain bounced back from losing their Group A opener to Germany as they ended the hosts' campaign.

Claudia Pina celebrates her opening goal
Claudia Pina celebrates her opening goal ©Sportsfile
  • Spain recover from opening loss to Germany with win that ends Czech Republic hopes
  • First time Candela Andújar gets room to attack, her low cross is volleyed in by Claudia Pina
  • Spain almost pay price for missed chances as Michaela Khýrová goes close on stroke of half-time
  • Andújar doubles Spain's lead 22 seconds into second half, converting Eva Maria Navarro cross
  • Within minutes, Lorena Navarro adds third, striking into top corner of Czech goal
  • Berta Pujadas keeps her cool in among pack of players to sweep in Spain's fourth
  • Substitute Rosa Marquez Baena is equally composed to make it five
  • Andrea Stašková grabs consolation from penalty spot after foul by Anna Torrodá
  • Spain ahead of France in second on goal difference and will reach semis with draw on Monday
  • Monday in Group A: Germany v Czech Republic, France v Spain (both 14:00CET)
©Sportsfile
©Sportsfile
©Sportsfile
©Sportsfile
Top