World Cup 2018 Qualifiers : Spain beats Israel 1-0 to qualify for 2018 World Cup

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FIFA World Cup 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018

JERUSALEM, Oct. 9, 2017 (AMP) — Russia 2018 (European Qualifiers) : Spain defeated Israel by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 0-0), in a World Cup qualifying game on Monday night at the Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem.

Both teams held off against each other during the first 45 minutes of the game. 0-0 at half time. Everything was decided in the second period with a saving goal by Spanish midfielder Asier Illarramendi in the 76th minute.

Spain secured their ticket to the World Cup finals. Israel is eliminated.

Fixtures and Results : Group G

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Overview

Israel at the World Cup

  • 1 appearances (1970)
  • 18 participations in the qualifications (first in 1950)

Spain at the World Cup

  • 1 title (2010)
  • 14 appearances (first in 1934)
  • 19 participations in the qualifications (first in 1934)
  • Statistics: Champions (2010) Fourth Place (1950)
2018 World Cup Poster
Israel
0:1
Spain
0:1 (0:0)
  • 9 October 2017
  • 20:45
  • Jerusalem

Group G

TeamPts
Spain28
Italy23
Albania13
Israel12
Macedonia11
Liechtenstein0

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