Spain v Czech Republic, 13 June 2016

Score1-0 to Spain
RefereeSzymon Marciniak
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group D
VenueStadium Municipal, Toulouse
Attendance29,400
Kick-off: 3.00pm local (2.00pm BST) Assistant referees: Paweł Sokolnicki (Poland) Tomasz Listkiewicz (Poland) Fourth official: Aleksei Kulbakov (Belarus) Additional assistant referees: Paweł Raczkowski (Poland) Tomasz Musiał (Poland) Reserve assistant referee: Vitali Maliutsin (Belarus) Man of the Match: Andrés Iniesta (Spain) Incessant Spanish pressure and numerous chances looked to have been in vain until Gerard Pique finally broke the deadlock with minutes to spare. The victory meant the reigning European Championship champions retained their unbeaten record against Czech Republic (won four and drawn one) and conceded only one goal in thos five games. Spain had now lost only one of their ten opening games at a European Championship finals (won five). The Spainards had still not lost a European Championship finals match since June 2004.

1  Spain

Manager: Vicente Del Bosque

0  Czech Republic

Manager: Paval Vrba

Goals:

Gerard Piqué 87 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David De Gea
Defender Gerard Piqué
Defender Sergio Ramos (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Jordi Alba
Midfielder David Silva
Midfielder Cesc Fabregas
Midfielder Andres Iniesta
Midfielder Juanfran
Midfielder Sergio Busquets
Forward Álvaro Morata
Forward Nolito

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Petr Čech
Defender Roman Hubnik
Defender/Midfielder Pavel Kadeřábek
Defender/Midfielder Tomas Sivok
Midfielder Vladimír Darida
Midfielder David Limbersky
Midfielder Jaroslav Plasil
Midfielder Tomáš Rosický (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Ladislav Krejčí
Forward Tomas Necid

Substitutions:

Aritz Aduriz for Álvaro Morata 62
Thiago Alcántara for Cesc Fabregas 70
Pedro for Nolito 82

Substitutions:

David Lafata for Tomas Necid 75
Josef Šural for Theodhor Gebre Selassie 86
David Pavelka for Tomáš Rosický 88

Cards:

Cards:

David Limbersky 61 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Iker Casillas
Goalkeeper Sergio Rico
Defender Marc Bartra
Defender/Midfielder César Azpilicueta
Defender/Midfielder Mikel San Jose
Midfielder Bruno Soriano
Midfielder Koke
Midfielder Pedro
Midfielder Thiago Alcántara
Midfielder Lucas Vázquez
Forward Aritz Aduriz

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Tomáš Koubek
Goalkeeper Tomáš Vaclík
Defender Michal Kadlec
Defender/Midfielder Daniel Pudil
Midfielder Bořek Dočkal
Midfielder Daniel Kolar
Midfielder David Pavelka
Midfielder/Forward Jiří Skalák
Forward David Lafata
Forward Milan Skoda
Forward Josef Šural