After displaying an attractive game in the debut, with the passing of the dates, the enthusiasm for the Spanish selection it went less However, even so the ‘Red Fury’ managed to get into the round of 16 of the world after finishing second in Group E. In this phase, the rival to beat will be the surprise of the contest: Morocco.
In previous interviews, Luis Enrique, Spain’s coach, has stressed that he does not usually repeat line-ups; However, against Japan, when he changed half of the regular squad, he did not do well at all.
“I don’t do my elevens based on the rival, but thinking about us, about the footballers who are going to allow me to play what interests me,” said the DT.
On the other hand, the Moroccan team is committed to continuity. The coach Regragui has not wanted to experiment in this World Cup and, for the moment, it has worked: first in Group G above Croatia, Belgium and Canada.
Alignment of Spain vs Morocco
Spain: Unai Simon; Dani Carjaval, Rodri Hernández, Aymeric Laporte, Jordi Alba; Sergio Busquets, Pedri, Gavi; Ferrán Torres, Marco Asensio and Dani Olmo.
Morocco: Bond; Achraf Hakimi, Nayef Aguerd, Romain Saiss, Noussair Mazraoui; Sofyan Amrabat; Azzedine Ounahi, Abdelhamid Sabiri; Hakim Ziyech, Youssef En-Nesyri and Sofiane Boufal.
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