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23/06/2013101
0:3 (0:1)

Summary

Alba brace sees Spain top group
Jordi Alba grabbed a brace and substitute Fernando Torres scored within moments of coming on to secure a 3-0 win against Nigeria which saw Spain top Group B. More »

Line-up

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12
2
3
3
6
5
8
7
10
8
11
9
14
10
15
13
16
19
17
22
18

Substitute(s)

16
1
23
23
4
2
6
4
11
5
12
7
14
9
15
13
18
19
20
20
21
21
17
22

Coaches

Stephen KESHI (NGA)
(ESP) Vicente DEL BOSQUE

Officials

Referee: Joel AGUILAR (SLV)Assistant Referee 1: William TORRES (SLV)Assistant Referee 2: Juan ZUMBA (SLV)Fourth official: Diego ABAL (ARG)Fifth official: Hernan MAIDANA (ARG)

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Man of the Match

SpainESP

Jordi ALBA

Defender
has been elected
MAN OF THE MATCH

Statistics

13Shots22
5Corner kicks6
0Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
42%Possession (%)58%
  • Sunday Mba of Nigeria tangles with Gerard Pique of Spain
  • General View as the Assistant Referee runs
  • Fernando Torres of Spain scores their second goal with a header past Vincent Enyeama of Nigeria
  • Andres Iniesta of Spain competes for the ball with Azubuike Egwuekwe of Nigeria
  •  2014 World Cup Mascot Fuleco entertains the crowd
  • Pedro Rodriguez of Spain jumps with Uwa Elderson Echiejile of Nigeria

"We’re fortunate enough to have very technically gifted players, who can help us conserve energy in these kinds of situations. Now’s the time to get some rest and then tomorrow we’ll start thinking about Italy,"  Vicente del Bosque, Spain coach.