Quick, relentless and extremely threatening: Spain began with a gala look in the World Cup and made the muscles play tremendously prior to battle with Germany.
For the German national team, nevertheless, this World Cup has actually become a lot more made complex on Wednesday: A few hours after the bitter opening against Japan (1: 2), the currently greatly approximated Spain grew into a big challenger in Group E, versus which the DFB group on Sunday (8:00 p.m. CET/ZDF and Magenta TV).
The Curia Rosa rolled over an overloaded Costa Rica 7-0 (3-0), particularly the young stars around Terran Torres and Gave.
Spain highlighted the needs on the second title after 2010 with its greatest World Cup victory in the story. We constantly wish to get our video game through, so we wish to carry out in every video game, said objective scorer Terran Torres and looked ahead: We have huge ones Desire to attain terrific things at this competition.
Kindergarten convinces at the World Cup start
RB Leipzig's Dani Elmo (11th) opened the lively gate shooting, Marco Ascension (21st), Terran Torres (31st, penalty/54.) With a double pack, Gave (74. ), Carlos Solar (90.) and Alvaro Morita (90. +2) also added to the triumph. The young group of coach Luis Enrique played variable and uncomplicated forward and by the way, Spain won his opening video game at a World Cup for the very first time considering that 2006.
The average age of the Spaniards was a huge topic before the competition, a kindergarten targeted the title, it said.
Gave (18), Pedro (19) and Torres (22) are currently supporting the group, which was identifiable early. Spain integrated quickly in the first couple of minutes, Costa Rica did not get here in this video game. It was then Gave who played a double pass with Elmo, the Leipziger took the ball out of out and completed by lifter.
Captain Sergio Banquets (34) wants to understand again due to the fact that one of the world champs of 2010 has simply stayed. The 4th youngest team in this tournament loafs him, nine players were born after the turn of the millennium-and 3 of them remained in the beginning eleven.
Elmo accomplishes Spain's 100th World Cup goal
One from the old guard showed that the Ü30 faction can also play football: Jordi Alba prepared the 2-0 through Ascension, once again it went quickly over the outside. A little later Alba was fouled in the charge area and left one of the youngsters: Torres casually converted from the point.
For Costa Rica's goalkeeper icon Taylor Naval (35), the World Cup would actually be an unusual opportunity to distinguish itself, at Paris Saint-Germain it is just a replacement.
Gave (18), Pedro (19) and Torres (22) are currently supporting the team, which was identifiable early. Spain integrated quickly in the first few minutes, Costa Rica did not get here in this video game. It was then Gave who played a double pass with Elmo, the Leipziger took the ball out of out and completed by lifter.
At the age of 24, Elmo was one of the more knowledgeable Spaniards, and his objective was a special one: the 100th in the country's World Cup history, only 5 countries consulted with a last round: Brazil, Germany, Argentina, Italy and France.
However, this was hardly possible on Wednesday. Torres marked his 2nd objective, Gave headed once again and after that hit himself.
The young group of coach Luis Enrique played variable and straightforward forward and by the way, Spain won his opening video game at a World Cup for the first time because 2006.