In the 1/8 finals also came Portugal, which sensationally did not win from Iran.
Spain squad held the third match of the group stage of the World Cup – in Kaliningrad, played in a draw with Morocco with a score of 2: 2. Thus, the team reached the 1/8 finals from the first place and will compete with the Russian team. The match will be held on July 1 at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow.
The Spaniards in their match with the Moroccans also could not win and played 2: 2. Both times they had to recoup, because the Moroccans scored first, although they had no chance to go any further.
Goal in the Spaniards scored a midfielder, “Real Madrid” Isco on 19 minutes.
And on 92 minute goal scored Iago Aspas, striker of the Spanish club “Celta”.
Following the results of the matches in Group B Portugal scored 5 points, Spain scored 5 points, Iran scored 4 points, Morocco – 1 point. The first goal scored by Portuguese striker Turkish club “Besiktas” Ricardo Quaresma at the end of the first half.
Under the most finals of the meeting in the second half, the referee appointed a penalty in the gates of the Portuguese. Karim Ansarifard equalized, but Iran needed only a 1/8 victory.