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European Championship qualifying round – Scotland with a huge victory over Spain – Sports – SRF

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  • Scotland beat Spain 2-0 at home in Group A.
  • Norway must settle for a 1-1 draw in Georgia.
  • In Group D, Croatia (2-0 against Turkey) and Wales (1-0 against Latvia) each have 3 points.

Group A

  • Scotland 2-0 Spain

For the first time in over 38 years, Scotland celebrated their victory over Spain. Midfielder Scott McTominay scored both goals for the hosts from distance to make it 2-0 (7’/51′). The Manchester United player had already scored two goals in the opening match against Cyprus. The new coach of Spain, Luis de la Fuente, made 8 changes compared to the game for Norway – and then he suffered the first defeat in his term. This is despite numerous chances for his side, who are now three points behind leaders Scotland.

  • Georgia 1-1 Norway

The visitors, who started again without Erling Haaland, took Batumi ahead thanks to a goal from Alexander Sorloth. The Real Sociedad striker scored after 15 minutes. Georgia equalized through George Mikotadze from Ligue 2 club Metz in the 61st minute. Norway, which qualified for the European Championship only once (2000), lost the opening match of the European Championship qualifiers to Spain 0:3 on Saturday.

group d

World Cup semi-finalists Croatia righted half the mistake in their home match against Wales (1-1) by winning in Turkey. Mateo Kovacic scored both goals for Bursa to win 2-0. His goals were 4 and 5 in the international match 93. Before kick-off, the Turkish spectators honored their deceased compatriots, who fell victim to the catastrophe of the severe earthquake at the beginning of February, with a magnificent choreography.

Kiefer Moore was the only scorer in the match between Wales and Latvia in Cardiff in the 41st minute. The victory of coach Rob Page’s team was completely good, as the hosts had a clear advantage. With this, Wales and Croatia top Group D, one point ahead of Türkiye. Before the match, he bid farewell to retired Welsh striker Gareth Bale.

SRF II, sportlive, Mar 28, 2023, 8:15 p.m.;

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