Malta v Spain, 22 January 1989

Score2-0 to Spain
RefereeWilliam Syme
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 6
VenueNational Stadium, Ta'Qali
Attendance30,000

0  Malta

Manager: Horst Heese

2  Spain

Manager: Luis Suarez/5

Goals:

Goals:

Míchel penalty 15 P
Begiristáin 49 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David Cluett
Defender Alex Azzopardi
Defender John Buttigieg
Defender David Carabott
Defender Joseph Galea
Midfielder Joseph Brincat
Midfielder Carmel Busuttil
Midfielder Michael Degiorgio
Midfielder Ray Vella
Forward Martin Gregory

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Zubizarreta
Defender Andrinua
Defender Manuel Jimenez
Defender Manolo
Defender Quique Flores
Defender Sanchís
Midfielder Martín Vázquez
Midfielder Míchel
Midfielder Roberto
Forward Begiristáin
Forward Butragueño (captain)

Substitutions:

Charles Scerri for Joseph Brincat 46
Edwin Camilleri for Silvio Camilleri 53

Substitutions:

Eusebio Sacristán for Begiristáin 65
Gorriz for Butragueño 76

On the bench:

Defender Edwin Camilleri
Midfielder Charles Scerri

On the bench:

Defender Gorriz