Spain v Kosovo, 31 March 2021

Score3-1 to Spain
RefereeJakob Kehlet
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group B
VenueEstadio La Cartuja, Seville
Kick-off: 8.45pm local Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions.

3  Spain

Manager: Luis Enrique

1  Kosovo

Manager: Bernard Challandes

Goals:

Dani Olmo 34 G
Ferran Torres 36 G
Gerard Moreno 75 G

Goals:

Besar Halimi 70 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Unai Simón
Defender Eric García
Defender/Midfielder Jordi Alba
Defender/Midfielder Marcos Llorente
Midfielder Koke
Midfielder Pedri
Midfielder Sergio Busquets (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Dani Olmo
Midfielder/Forward Ferran Torres
Forward Álvaro Morata

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Samir Ujkani (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Fidan Aliti
Defender/Midfielder Ibrahim Drešević
Defender/Midfielder Mërgim Vojvoda
Midfielder Besar Halimi
Midfielder Hekuran Kryeziu
Midfielder/Forward Bersant Celina
Midfielder/Forward Benjamin Kololli
Midfielder/Forward Milot Rashica
Forward Vedat Muriqi

Substitutions:

Fabián Ruiz for Pedri 68
Gerard Moreno for Álvaro Morata 68
Rodri for Sergio Busquets 82
Sergio Canales for Dani Olmo 82
Sergio Ramos for Eric García 86

Substitutions:

Lirim M. Kastrati for Milot Rashica 55
Arbër Zeneli for Benjamin Kololli 57
Idriz Voca for Besar Halimi 82

Cards:

Cards:

Hekuran Kryeziu 49 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper David De Gea
Goalkeeper Robert Sánchez
Defender José Gayà
Defender Diego Llorente
Defender Sergio Ramos
Defender/Midfielder Pedro Porro
Midfielder Fabián Ruiz
Midfielder Rodri
Midfielder Thiago Alcántara
Midfielder/Forward Mikel Oyarzabal
Midfielder/Forward Sergio Canales

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Visar Bekaj
Goalkeeper Betim Halimi
Defender Betim Fazliji
Defender Leart Paqarada
Midfielder Florent Hasani
Midfielder Idriz Voca
Midfielder Arbër Zeneli
Midfielder Edon Zhegrova
Midfielder/Forward Lirim M. Kastrati
Forward Adthe Nuhiu
Forward Elbasan Rashani

Comments:

Spain were now unbeaten in an all-time competition record of 67 consecutive World Cup qualifiers (won 53) since 31 March 1993.