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Fernando Hierro says ‘it’s been a pleasure to coach’ Spain but accepts ‘it’s not my decision whether I stay’ after their World Cup exit.
Spain crashed out of the World Cup at the last-16 stage after a penalties defeat to hosts Russia on Sunday.
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Andres Iniesta is dropped for Spain's World Cup last-16 tie with Russia as Fernando Hierro opts for a 4-2-3-1 formation.
Russia boss Stanislav Cherchesov believes ‘nothing is impossible’ against Spain ahead of Sunday’s World Cup last-16 tie.
David Silva has urged Spain to treat Russia ‘like they’re Brazil’ when the two nations collide in the World Cup last 16 on Sunday.
Fernando Hierro has warned Russia that Spain ‘will leave their lives on the pitch’ during Sunday’s World Cup last-16 tie.
Diego Maradona will apologise to Sergio Ramos if he ‘offended’ the Real Madrid and Spain defender but insists ‘he’s still not a crack’.
Argentina legend Diego Maradona believes ‘it can still be Lionel Messi’s World Cup’ but claims the idea of his country managing themselves is ‘outrageous’.
Fernando Hierro has confirmed that David de Gea and Diego Costa will start Spain’s World Cup last-16 tie with Russia on Sunday.
Iago Aspas has reflected on his first World Cup goal as a ‘special moment’ as he salvaged a late draw for Spain against Morocco.
Andres Iniesta has offered an upbeat view of Spain’s World Cup progression by insisting ‘we have achieved our target.’
Sergio Ramos admits Spain must improve in the knockout stages of the World Cup and confessed: ‘we must change the current mood’.
Achraf Hakimi says he will talk to new Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui about his future ‘and see what’s best for me’.
Isco urged Spain to stop ‘gifting goals’ and ‘play simpler’ football after their 2-2 draw with Morocco on Monday.
Fernando Hierro has warned Spain their 2-2 draw with Morocco ‘isn’t the way forward’, explaining ‘we have to be tighter from transitions’.
Spain went from the verge of elimination to winning Group B at the World Cup as VAR salvaged them a 2-2 draw with Morocco on Monday.
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Thiago Alcantara makes his full debut at a major tournament for Spain against Morocco, who drop captain Medhi Benatia.
Real Betis Coach Quique Setien has ruled out a move to the Spain national team and insisted ‘I have a contract at Betis’.
Pepe claims Diego Costa ‘acknowledged that he fouled me’ in the build-up to his first goal for Spain against Portugal.
Sergio Busquets has revealed the Spain midfielder ‘who is best suited to me’ – Atletico Madrid’s Koke.
Fernando Hierro has promised to field an attack-minded Spain against Morocco on Monday as finishing top of their World Cup group ‘is our big objective’.
Lucas Vazquez upped the ante with Medhi Benatia ahead of Spain-Morocco, claiming ‘VAR wouldn’t have changed’ Real Madrid’s 3-3 draw with Juventus.
Saul Niguez admits sacked Spain boss Julen Lopetegui ‘deserved to continue’ his reign into the World Cup.
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