09/09/2021 at 8:55 AM CEST
Luis Enrique’s Spain won a double award against Kosovo on the last day of the national team break: they beat Kosovo (2-0) with goals from Ferran Torres and Pablo Fornals and have recovered the favorite poster to be in the World Cup. Qatar 2022. Sweden succumbed to Greece and the team once again depends on itself to win the ticket as group leader.
The Spaniards, who dullly beat the weakest team in the group, They have a great opportunity before them: if they win against Greece and Sweden in the two remaining games they will be in Qatar 2022 no matter what happens in the rest of the games. I might not win one of the two matches or even both and achieve qualification based on what Sweden and Greece do in their pending matches.
The national team showed a great version against Georgia, which ended in a bulky win (4-0), but was not up to the task against Sweden or Kosovo: the defensive fragility and the inability to generate real chances of danger on the rival goal brought to light the shortcomings of the team, also with important absences such as those of Pau Torres, Pedri or Dani Olmo.
In November, to seal the ticket to the World Cup
Spain will face its two pending matches against Greece and Sweden on November 11 and 14. Both Greeks and Swedes have two more games to go, so they could add pressure to Luis Enrique’s team if they win two. Spain – Sweden is presented as the definitive duel for the ticket to Qatar.
The Spanish have recovered the favorite poster thanks to the defeat of Sweden in Greek territory and They depend on themselves to be in a new World Cup, a date they have not failed since 1978 and in which they yearn to repeat the success of 2010, when they won the first title in their history.