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World Cup, 2-round, group stage, 20.06.18 14:00

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1
FT
 
54'
Diego Costa    
79'
 
90'
 
Statistics
Shots
5
 
 
 
15
Shots on target
0
 
 
 
4
Shots Blocked
0
 
 
 
5
Saves
2
 
 
 
0
Possession %
29
 
 
 
71
Corner
2
 
 
 
6
Fouls
14
 
 
 
14
Offsides
2
 
 
 
1
Yellow cards
2
 
 
 
0
Red cards
0
 
 
 
0
Counterattacks
1
 
 
 
1
Free Kicks
15
 
 
 
16
Goal Kicks
9
 
 
 
7
Throw Ins
16
 
 
 
20
Crosses
13
 
 
 
29
Treatment
7
 
 
 
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H: 1% (16) D: 2% (33) A: 97% (2118)
Match preview
Stadium: Kazan Arena  Kazan, Russia ​   +6°C
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Match Events

90+5
 
Both teams could have won today but Spain just managed to carve out the victory
 
90+5
That's it! The referee blows the final whistle
 
90+5
 
Ball possession: Iran: 29%, Spain: 71%.
 
90+5
 
David De Gea relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
90+5
 
Omid Ebrahimi puts in a cross...
 
90+4
 
Iran take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
90+3
 
Ramin Rezaeian from Iran directs the ball behind the defence, but the keeper reads the play well and comes to claim it
 
90+3
 
Iran take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
90+3
 
Omid Ebrahimi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
90+3
 
Isco crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
90+2
Omid Ebrahimi from Iran is booked after several commited fouls.
 
90+2
 
The referee signals a free kick as Omid Ebrahimi from Iran trips Rodrigo
 
90+1
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
90+1
 
Sardar Azmoun sends a header towards goal, but David De Gea is there to comfortably save it
 
90+1
 
Ramin Rezaeian delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
90+1
 
The fourth official shows there are 4 minute(s) of time to be added
 
90
 
Ball possession: Iran: 28%, Spain: 72%.
 
89
 
Iran take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
89
Diego Costa is leaving the field to be replaced by Rodrigo in a tactical substitution.
 
88
 
The referee signals a free kick as Saman Ghoddos from Iran trips Sergio Busquets
 
87
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
87
 
David Silva from Spain tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
87
 
Marco Asensio from Spain passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
86
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
86
Vahid Amiri is leaving the field to be replaced by Saman Ghoddos in a tactical substitution.
 
85
 
Diego Costa from Spain goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Vahid Amiri
 
85
 
Ball possession: Iran: 32%, Spain: 68%.
 
85
 
Iran take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
84
 
The referee signals a free kick as Omid Ebrahimi from Iran trips Isco
 
83
 
Goal kick for Spain
 
82
 
Goal kick for Spain
 
82
 
What a miss! Mehdi Taremi has a great opportunity to score, but sends his header wide of goal!
 
82
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Vahid Amiri from Iran ...
 
82
 
Great skill from Vahid Amiri as he dribbles past his opponents
 
82
 
Vahid Amiri from Iran tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
82
 
Jordi Alba from Spain is ruled offside
 
81
 
Jordi Alba from Spain passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
80
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
80
 
Ball possession: Iran: 30%, Spain: 70%.
 
79
Lucas Vazquez is leaving the field to be replaced by Marco Asensio in a tactical substitution.
 
79
Yellow card for Vahid Amiri
 
79
 
Dangerous challenge by Vahid Amiri from Iran. Daniel Carvajal on the receiving end of that.
 
78
 
David Silva from Spain directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
78
 
Isco takes the free-kick but it is blocked by the wall
 
77
 
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76
 
The referee signals a free kick as Majid Hosseini from Iran trips Lucas Vazquez
 
76
 
Lucas Vazquez from Spain takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
 
76
 
Spain start a counter attack
 
76
 
Goal kick for Spain
 
75
 
Vahid Amiri from Iran crosses the ball, but his team mate arrives a little late and can't benefit from it.
 
75
 
Ball possession: Iran: 29%, Spain: 71%.
 
74
Karim Ansarifard is leaving the field to be replaced by Alireza Jahanbakhsh in a tactical substitution.
 
74
 
Sergio Busquets from Spain commits a foul by elbowing Vahid Amiri
 
74
 
Iran take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
74
 
Lucas Vazquez from Spain directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
73
 
Iran take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
72
 
Koke from Spain directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
71
Andres Iniesta is leaving the field to be replaced by Koke in a tactical substitution.
 
70
 
Ball possession: Iran: 27%, Spain: 73%.
 
70
 
Dangerous challenge by Gerard Pique from Spain. Ramin Rezaeian on the receiving end of that.
 
70
 
Sergio Ramos has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
 
70
 
David Silva of Spain passes the ball to a team mate.
 
70
 
Isco from Spain takes a short corner kick from the right.
 
70
 
The game is restarted
 
70
 
The captain is forced to give away his armband, because he is leaving the field.
 
69
Ehsan Haji Safi is injured and is replaced by Milad Mohammadi.
 
69
 
Ehsan Haji Safi is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
69
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
68
 
Saeid Ezzatollahi clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
68
 
Andres Iniesta from Spain passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
68
 
Jordi Alba of Spain passes the ball to a team mate.
 
67
 
Sardar Azmoun from Iran commits a foul by elbowing Sergio Busquets
 
66
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
66
 
Sergio Busquets from Spain makes a good pass into the box, but his team mates fail to take advantage of the space
 
66
 
Ramin Rezaeian relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
66
 
Lucas Vazquez puts in a dangerous cross...
 
65
 
Vahid Amiri from Iran is ruled offside
 
65
 
Ball possession: Iran: 31%, Spain: 69%.
 
64
 
The game is restarted
 
63
 
The referee has stopped the game and is going to watch a video review for a situation.
 
62
 
Saeid Ezzatollahi from Iran is ruled offside
 
62
 
Ramin Rezaeian crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
61
 
The referee signals a free kick as Sergio Ramos from Spain trips Mehdi Taremi
 
60
 
Goal kick for Spain
 
60
 
A chance presents itself to Mehdi Taremi from Iran but his header goes wide
 
60
 
Omid Ebrahimi delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
60
 
Ball possession: Iran: 26%, Spain: 74%.
 
59
 
Isco from Spain passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
59
 
Great skill from Isco as he dribbles past his opponents
 
59
 
David Silva from Spain takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
58
 
Saeid Ezzatollahi clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
58
 
Isco crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
58
 
The referee signals a free kick as Karim Ansarifard from Iran trips Lucas Vazquez
 
57
 
Safe hands from David De Gea as he comes out and claims the ball
 
57
 
Karim Ansarifard from Iran swings in the corner from the left.
 
57
 
Lucas Vazquez clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
56
 
Safe hands from David De Gea as he comes out and claims the ball
 
56
 
Ramin Rezaeian puts in a cross...
 
55
 
Ball possession: Iran: 25%, Spain: 75%.
 
54
G O O O A A A L - Diego Costa scores!
 
54
 
Poor play by Ramin Rezaeian as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
 
54
 
Andres Iniesta of Spain passes the ball to a team mate.
 
54
 
Sardar Azmoun relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
54
 
Isco from Spain swings in the corner from the left.
 
54
 
Omid Ebrahimi clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
54
 
Great skill from Isco as he dribbles past his opponents
 
53
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
53
 
Goal kick for Spain
 
53
 
How did he miss that? Karim Ansarifard has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target!
 
53
 
Poor play by Gerard Pique as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
 
52
 
A player from Iran takes a long throw from left side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
52
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
52
 
Chance! Isco finds some room for a shot but fails to work the keeper. It's a goal kick
 
52
 
Daniel Carvajal of Spain passes the ball to a team mate.
 
52
 
Could be a good chance here as Lucas Vazquez from Spain cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
51
 
Majid Hosseini relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
51
 
Isco delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
51
 
Dangerous challenge by Lucas Vazquez from Spain. Alireza Beiranvand on the receiving end of that.
 
50
 
Ball possession: Iran: 30%, Spain: 70%.
 
50
 
Sergio Busquets tests Alireza Beiranvand with a long range shot, which is parried back into play!
 
50
 
Isco from Spain chips the ball into the penalty box.
 
50
 
Gerard Pique gets a finish in but his shot is hacked off the goal line!
 
49
 
Sergio Busquets from Spain heads the ball to a team mate.
 
49
 
Isco from Spain swings in the corner from the left.
 
49
 
Ramin Rezaeian clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
49
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Lucas Vazquez from Spain ...
 
49
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
48
 
Morteza Pouraliganji relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
48
 
Jordi Alba puts in a cross...
 
47
 
Iran is in control of the ball.
 
47
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
47
 
Isco from Spain crosses the ball but it is nowhere near the intended target.
 
46
 
Spain is trying to create something here.
 
46
The second half is underway
 
45+4
It's over! The referee blows for half time
 
45+4
 
Ball possession: Iran: 24%, Spain: 76%.
 
45+4
 
Vahid Amiri from Iran tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
45+3
 
The referee signals a free kick as Daniel Carvajal from Spain trips Vahid Amiri
 
45+3
 
Dangerous challenge by Andres Iniesta from Spain. Saeid Ezzatollahi on the receiving end of that.
 
45+2
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
45+2
 
Isco from Spain takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
45+2
 
David Silva sees his shot deflected off target
 
45+1
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
45+1
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
45+1
 
Lucas Vazquez from Spain crosses the ball but it is nowhere near the intended target.
 
45
 
The fourth official shows there are 3 minute(s) of time to be added
 
45
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
45
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
45
 
Ball possession: Iran: 24%, Spain: 76%.
 
44
 
Mehdi Taremi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
44
 
David Silva puts in a dangerous cross...
 
44
 
Sardar Azmoun from Iran goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Gerard Pique
 
44
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
44
 
Jordi Alba from Spain tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
43
 
Iran take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
43
 
Diego Costa from Spain makes a good pass into the box, but his team mates fail to take advantage of the space
 
43
 
Jordi Alba from Spain swings a cross into the box...
 
42
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
42
 
A shot by David Silva is blocked
 
42
 
Isco from Spain directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
41
 
Spain are piling the pressure on and look like scoring anytime
 
41
 
Andres Iniesta from Spain directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
41
 
Omid Ebrahimi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
41
 
Jordi Alba delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
41
 
The referee signals a free kick as Omid Ebrahimi from Iran trips Sergio Busquets
 
40
 
Omid Ebrahimi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
40
 
Daniel Carvajal delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
40
 
Daniel Carvajal from Spain tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
40
 
Ehsan Haji Safi comes back onto the field.
 
40
 
Ball possession: Iran: 27%, Spain: 73%.
 
40
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
40
 
The game is restarted
 
39
 
The play is stopped. The players are pushing and shouting at each-other, the referee should take action.
 
39
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
39
 
The game is restarted
 
38
 
It doesn't look good here as Ehsan Haji Safi is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
 
37
 
Ehsan Haji Safi is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
37
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
37
 
Diego Costa relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
37
 
Karim Ansarifard from Iran swings in the corner from the right.
 
36
 
Sergio Ramos clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
36
 
Ramin Rezaeian puts in a dangerous cross...
 
36
 
Iran take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
35
 
Daniel Carvajal relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
35
 
A player from Iran takes a long throw from left side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
35
 
Ball possession: Iran: 22%, Spain: 78%.
 
34
 
Majid Hosseini relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
34
 
Lucas Vazquez puts in a cross...
 
34
 
Iran take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
33
 
Spain is trying to create something here.
 
31
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
31
 
Isco fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
31
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
30
 
Ball possession: Iran: 26%, Spain: 74%.
 
30
 
David Silva from Spain sends an effort wide of target
 
30
 
Gerard Pique from Spain heads the ball to a team mate.
 
30
 
Poor play by Sardar Azmoun as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
 
30
 
Andres Iniesta delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
30
 
Isco from Spain takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
30
 
Saeid Ezzatollahi clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
30
 
Andres Iniesta from Spain passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
29
 
Spain is in control of the ball.
 
28
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
28
 
That's a great ball by Andres Iniesta from Spain. He directs the ball behind the defence, but the chance eventually goes begging
 
27
 
Morteza Pouraliganji relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
27
 
Daniel Carvajal from Spain swings a cross into the box...
 
27
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
26
 
Spain is in control of the ball.
 
25
 
Saeid Ezzatollahi comes back onto the field.
 
25
 
Ball possession: Iran: 24%, Spain: 76%.
 
25
 
David Silva sends a direct free kick on target, but Alireza Beiranvand has it under control
 
25
 
The game is restarted
 
25
 
It doesn't look good here as Saeid Ezzatollahi is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
 
24
 
Saeid Ezzatollahi is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
24
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
23
 
The referee signals a free kick as Sardar Azmoun from Iran trips Sergio Busquets
 
23
 
Sergio Ramos sends a direct free kick on target, but Alireza Beiranvand has it under control
 
22
 
The referee signals a free kick as Saeid Ezzatollahi from Iran trips Lucas Vazquez
 
21
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
21
 
Spain is trying to create something here.
 
20
 
The referee signals a free kick as Lucas Vazquez from Spain trips Mehdi Taremi
 
20
 
Ball possession: Iran: 27%, Spain: 73%.
 
20
 
Andres Iniesta from Spain tries to play a 1-2 with Lucas Vazquez, but the ball is intercepted.
 
20
 
David Silva from Spain sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
19
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
19
 
A shot by David Silva is blocked
 
18
 
Spain take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
18
 
Spain is having a good opportunity to score.
 
18
 
Danger! Lucas Vazquez from Spain successfully directs the ball behind the defence and finds a team mate...
 
17
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
17
 
That looked a fine chance. Mehdi Taremi from Iran directs a ball squarely in the box, but it comes to nothing in the end
 
16
 
Iran take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
16
 
Safe hands from Alireza Beiranvand as he comes out and claims the ball
 
16
 
Sergio Ramos puts in a dangerous cross...
 
15
 
The referee signals a free kick as Andres Iniesta from Spain trips Saeid Ezzatollahi
 
15
 
Iran take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
15
 
Ball possession: Iran: 25%, Spain: 75%.
 
15
 
Goal kick for Spain
 
15
 
Karim Ansarifard fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
14
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
14
 
The referee signals a free kick as David Silva from Spain trips Vahid Amiri
 
13
 
Morteza Pouraliganji relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
13
 
Lucas Vazquez puts in a dangerous cross...
 
13
 
Sergio Ramos from Spain tries to head the ball to a team mate, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
13
 
David Silva delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
12
 
The referee signals a free kick as Sardar Azmoun from Iran trips Sergio Busquets
 
12
 
David Silva from Spain tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
11
 
Iran take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
11
 
Spain take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
10
 
Iran take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
10
 
Gerard Pique from Spain heads the ball, but it's a terrible effort nowhere near the goal.
 
10
 
David Silva crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
10
 
Ball possession: Iran: 35%, Spain: 65%.
 
9
 
Omid Ebrahimi is penalised for pushing Isco
 
8
 
Dangerous challenge by Sergio Ramos from Spain. Sardar Azmoun on the receiving end of that.
 
7
 
Iran take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
7
 
Goal kick for Spain
 
7
 
Vahid Amiri goes for goal, but his effort was never close to hitting the target.
 
6
 
Gerard Pique relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
6
 
Ehsan Haji Safi crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
6
 
Daniel Carvajal is penalised for pushing Vahid Amiri
 
5
 
Vahid Amiri from Iran passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
5
 
Iran start a counter attack
 
5
 
Ball possession: Iran: 30%, Spain: 70%.
 
4
 
Goal kick for Iran
 
4
 
Daniel Carvajal goes for goal, but his effort was never close to hitting the target.
 
4
 
Ehsan Haji Safi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
4
 
Jordi Alba delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
4
 
Alireza Beiranvand relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
4
 
Isco delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
3
 
Spain is trying to create something here.
 
3
 
Mehdi Taremi is penalised for pushing Sergio Ramos
 
2
 
Iran is in control of the ball.
 
2
 
Jordi Alba is penalised for pushing Mehdi Taremi
 
2
 
Sergio Busquets from Spain goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Saeid Ezzatollahi
 
1
 
Saeid Ezzatollahi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
1
 
David Silva puts in a dangerous cross...
 
1
 
Spain is trying to create something here.
 
1
 
The pitch is in good condition today allowing for more technical play
 
1
 
Welcome to tonights game where the floodlight surrounds the pitch.
 
1
 
Spain kick-off, and the game is underway.
 
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The referee starts the match
 
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Welcome to Kazan Arena, the match will start in about 5 minutes.
 
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