Spain v Albania, 06 October 2017

Score3-0 to Spain
RefereeAleksei Eskov
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group G
VenueEstadio José Rico Pérez, Alicante
Attendance25,397
Kick-Off: 20:45 Local (19:45 BST) Spain sealed their place in the 2018 World Cup with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Albania, in a match which saw Barcelona centre-back Gerard Pique receive a mixed reaction from the home fans. First-half goals from Rodrigo, Isco and Thiago helped make it eight wins from nine matches in Group G for Julen Lopetegui's unbeaten side.

3  Spain

Manager: Julen Lopetegui

0  Albania

Manager: Christian Panucci

Goals:

Rodrigo Moreno 16 G
Isco 23 G
Thiago Alcántara 26 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David De Gea
Defender Gerard Piqué
Defender Sergio Ramos (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Jordi Alba
Defender/Midfielder Odriozola
Defender/Midfielder Saúl Ñiguez
Midfielder David Silva
Midfielder Koke
Midfielder Thiago Alcántara
Midfielder/Forward Isco

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Etrit Berisha (captain)
Defender Arlind Ajeti
Defender Iván Balliu
Defender Elseid Hysaj
Defender Hysen Memolla
Defender Fréddie Veseli
Defender Taulant Xhaka
Midfielder Eros Grezda
Midfielder Ergys Kaçe
Midfielder Ledian Memushaj
Forward Azdren Llullaku

Substitutions:

Nacho for Gerard Piqué 60
Marco Asensio for David Silva 74
Aritz Aduriz for Rodrigo Moreno 82

Substitutions:

Ansi Agolli for Hysen Memolla 46
Armando Sadiku for Iván Balliu 46
Liridon Latifi for Eros Grezda 66

Cards:

Gerard Piqué 48 Y
David Silva 65 Y

Cards:

Azdren Llullaku 14 Y
Taulant Xhaka 26 Y
Ergys Kaçe 29 Y
Eros Grezda 47 Y
Elseid Hysaj 70 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga
Goalkeeper Pepe Reina
Defender Nacho Monreal
Defender Nacho
Defender/Midfielder César Azpilicueta
Midfielder Marco Asensio
Midfielder José Callejón
Midfielder Illarramendi
Midfielder Pedro
Midfielder Jonathan Viera
Forward Aritz Aduriz
Forward Iago Aspas

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Alban Hoxha
Goalkeeper Enea Kolici
Defender Berat Djimsiti
Defender Andi Lila
Defender/Midfielder Ansi Agolli
Midfielder Valon Ahmedi
Midfielder Migjen Basha
Midfielder Liridon Latifi
Midfielder Ermir Lenjani
Midfielder Emanuele Ndoj
Forward Armando Sadiku