FIFA World Cup 2018:Former champion Spain beat Iran 1-0 in their second game of Group-B

FIFA World Cup 2018:Former champion Spain beat Iran 1-0 in their second game of Group-B

Former champion Spain beat Iran 1-0 in their second game of Group-B, winning their primary win in the FIFA World Cup 2018. With this prevail; the opportunity of Spain’s knockout round is intact. Earlier, Spain played the draw from Portugal 3-3. On the other hand, it is Iran’s first beat that beaten Morocco 1-0 in their primary match.
From the starting in the first half, Spain reserved possession of the ball. The Spanish occupied 81 percent of the ball at halftime. Although during this time the Iranian squad tried to take benefit of their length to play a physical game, Spanish players kept the ball in their control with the help of their small pass. In the 23rd minute of the game, Diego Costa tried to stop the Iranian squad Ezatolahi incorrectly, after which the Coast fell to the ground. However, Ezatollah also suffers an injury during this time and had to leave the field. The referee had already given the free kick to Spain, which David Silva kicked on for the right goal, but the Iranian goalkeeper took it with great precision.
Spain also got an opportunity to achieve in the 30th minute of the game when the ball came to David Silva after the three headers on which they bowled a bicycle kick, but the ball got out of the goal post. In the same way, Silva got another opportunity in the first halftime in the injury time, but once again the Spanish Defenders made her effort unnecessarily. Spain started powerfully in the second half. In the 50th minute of the game, Sergio Busquets made a quick shot from outside D, but Iranian goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand did a great defense and got him out. However, after a long wait, Spain finally got an opportunity to celebrate the goal in the 54th minute of the match. The Costa took the pass from Andre Iniesta, but before his kick, the Iranian defender tried to hit the ball out, but the ball hit the ball with the Costa’s leg, and Spain arrived at a decisive 1-0 lead.
After consumption of a goal, Iran started ferociously counter hit on Spain. Iran earned a free kick in the 64th minute of the game. After the free kick put out from De Gea, Ezatolahi reached the ball post from the penalty spot, after which the celebration started in the Iranian camp
However, Spain resorted to video referral technology to check the off side, which confirmed the offside of Ezatolahi, and the dissatisfaction among the Iranian ranks was shocked. In the 71st minute of the game in replace of Iniesta, the coach of the Spanish Hierro, Koka has brought it down. Spain also retained the ball in the second half as well. Both squads made modify to this match. Spanish coach Fernando Hierro made two changes in his team playing against Portugal and replaced the Nacho and Koke with Carvajal and Vazquez. At the same period, Iran also made three changes. Ezatolahi, Taremi, and Husseini were given the chance to play. On the other hand, Spain’s experienced goalkeeper Gerard Pique could play his 100th match.

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