MADRID, Aug. 15 (EUROPA PRESS) –
The Spanish girls’s soccer staff has a brand new appointment with historical past this Tuesday (10:00 a.m. Peninsular time) within the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, with the dispute within the Eden Park Stadium in Auckland of their semifinal duel towards the rocky and skilled Sweden.
Spain has damaged down historic obstacles throughout this World Cup and after its victory in additional time (2-1) towards the Netherlands within the quarterfinals, it is just two video games away from lifting its first main title at an absolute degree and turning into champion on the planet with a era of footballers who’ve been chasing this dream for a very long time.
The nationwide staff has by no means performed in a ultimate of a serious worldwide competitors both, and to realize that first goal they must go away Sweden on the highway, a staff with a protracted custom in girls’s soccer, third in 2019 and which has arrived undefeated and with so solely two objectives conceded on this penultimate spherical, abandoning the USA, champion in 2015 and 2019, and Japan, champion in 2011.
In what is meant to be a conflict of types, the ‘Purple’ must attain their finest model once more to do away with a Swedish staff, present Olympic runner-up and with degree gamers like Fridolina Rolfö, Kosovare Asllani or Magdalena Eriksson.
Welcome to the reside narration of Spain-Sweden.
LESS THAN AN HOUR FOR THE MATCH TO START
Nerves? Spain must management them towards a really skilled rival who has chained their fourth consecutive semifinals in a serious worldwide competitors after the 2019 World Cup, Tokyo 2020 and EURO 2022
PER GERHARDSSON UNDERLINES THE SPANISH TALENT
“The problem for Spain is that they’ve plenty of expert gamers, whereas different groups could solely have one or two stars. That’s why it’s crucial that we ensure that to counter it. Spain seems to be like us; They’re aggressive, with fast assaults”, careworn the Sweden coach
JORGE VILDA, OPTIMISTIC IN THE PREVIEW
“We’ve got analyzed Sweden and we all know what we’ve got to do. I’m clear that they will demand our greatest model of us. Small particulars are crucial, similar to psychological moments. Sweden could have extra of an obligation to beat us by historical past, however I’m satisfied that we will completely look them within the eye. If we give model of Spain, we are going to win the sport”, warned the nationwide coach
OUR MATCH PREVIEW
Right here we go away you our preview of the sport: The phantasm of Spain needs to tear down one other wall
SPAIN SEEKS ITS FIRST GRAND FINAL
The ladies’s staff seeks to play its first ultimate of a serious worldwide competitors. Solely as soon as, in Euro 1997, has it been to the semifinals, though then it was accessed straight from the group stage and it didn’t must undergo any qualifying spherical, shedding 2-1 to Italy
ELEVEN FROM SWEDEN WITHOUT SURPRISES
Per Gerhardsson, the Swedish coach, bets on his most attribute eleven of this World Cup. We’ll see how he arranges it on the pitch
Musovic, Andersson, Eriksson, Ilestedt, Bjorn; Asllani, Angeldal, Rolfö, Kaneryd, Rubensson; and Blackstenius
TO BREAK THE SWEDISH CURSE
The statistics say that Spain has by no means been capable of beat Sweden after ten video games, with seven defeats and three attracts, the final one in Cordoba final October in what was the primary sport after what occurred with the e-mail of the 15 worldwide Then, Marta Cardona achieved the purpose of the tie within the ultimate bars
NEW TWIST TO THE APPROACH
It appeared that the offensive efficiency of the staff had improved with the entry of a ‘9’ like Esther, a participant who was additionally very aggressive in urgent. Now, Jorge Vilda opts for one thing extra much like what was seen within the final sport towards Japan, maybe in search of to do extra harm contained in the Swedish protection, though will probably be essential to see the place Alba Redondo finally ends up, if he’s a reference up high or in a facet as towards Switzerland and the Netherlands
ALEXIA, HEADLINE IN A TEAM WITHOUT ‘9’ OF REFERENCE
The double Ballon d’Or, substitute within the spherical of 16 and quarterfinals, returns to the beginning eleven within the center together with the immovable Tere Abelleira and Aitana Bonmati. Jenni Hermoso, Mariona Caldentey and Alba Redondo repeat, whereas evidently Spain will play and not using a main ‘9’ like Esther Gonzalez. Within the again, Laia Codina stays as Irene Paredes’ companion and, as deliberate, Olga Carmona enters for the suspended Oihane Hernandez and Ona Batlle returns to the correct facet
GOOD MORNING ALREADY WITH ELEVEN
Good morning and welcome to the reside broadcast of the Spain-Sweden World Cup semifinals on a day that would as soon as once more be historic. Jorge Vilda has been fairly an early riser and has already given eleven, as soon as once more with information
Tasting Coll; Ona Batlle, Irene Paredes, Laia Codina, Olga Carmona; Aitana Bonmati, Tere Abelleira, Alexia Putellas; Alba Redondo, Jennifer Hermoso and Mariona Caldentey