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Euro 2020 .. Morata and Ferran Torres in the attack of the Spanish team against Sweden


Spain coach Luis Enrique and Sweden coach Jan Andersson announced the starting line-up for the confrontation scheduled to take place at nine in the evening today, Monday, at the "La Cartuja" stadium in Seville, as part of the first round of Group E in the current edition of the World Cup. The European Nations "Euro 2020", which includes next to them the teams of Poland and Slovakia.


Spain vs Sweden squad

 

Goalkeeper: Unai Simon


Defense Line: Marcos Llorente - Aymeric Laporte - Pau Torres - Jordi Alba


Midfield: Rodri - Koke - Pedri Gonzalez


Forwards: Alvaro Morata, Ferran Torres, Dani Olmo


Sweden vs Spain squad

 

Goalkeeper: Christopher Nordfeldt


Defence: Michael Lustig - Victor Lindelof - Augustinson - Danielson


Midfield: Emil Vosberg, Ekdal, Martin Olsson, Sebastian Larsson


Forwards: Alexander Isak - Marcus Berg 


The Spanish national team is participating in the European Nations for the eleventh time in history and the seventh in a row. Since its first appearance in the tournament, it has succeeded in crowning the title 3 times in 1964, 2008 and 2012, to share the top of the list of most crowned champions, equal with Germany, while it was runner-up once in 1984.


Spain will compete without captain Sergio Ramos, who participated in the last 4 World Cup competitions and the last 3 copies of the European Nations with his country, after he suffered injuries over the course of last season with Real Madrid, before he was exposed to infection with the emerging Corona virus, to take over Busquets. Leading the national team, before he was temporarily excluded, after he was also infected with Corona.


The Spanish national team, led by coach Luis Enrique, fought two friendly matches in preparation for the European Nations, where it drew 0-0 with its Portuguese counterpart, before sweeping Lithuania by four.


On the other hand, Sweden scored its seventh appearance in the European Nations Cup for the seventh time in its history and the sixth in a row, and its most prominent achievements were appearing in the semi-finals of the tournament once in 1992.


The Swedish national team enters the tournament in search of distinguished matches, as it did in the 2018 World Cup, after qualifying for the quarter-finals before bidding farewell to the England team, and to re-search for a ticket to qualify for the playoffs in the continental championship, under the leadership of coach Jan Andersson.


The Swedish national team is competing in Euro 2020 in the absence of its captain and first star, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Milan striker, after not recovering from a knee injury.


The Spanish and Swedish teams qualified for the Euro 2020 competitions after they met face to face in the qualifiers in Group F, where the Matador topped the standings with 26 points, 5 points ahead of the “descendants of the Vikings”, who ranked second, knowing that La Roja won its opponent in the qualifiers with three goals to no return, then The two teams tied with one goal each in the second match.

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