2018 Season

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1-1-0, 1st in FIFA World Cup
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2hDermot Corrigan

Isco 8/10 as Spain struggle past Iran

Isco was Spain's brightest player against Iran even as Fernando Hierro's side struggled their way to a 1-0 win.

Burley: You'll see a better Spain against better teams (4:49)
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2hNick Ames

Costa's fluke goal edges Spain past Iran

Fortune shined on Spain as a fluke goal gifted them a 1-0 win over Iran and put La Roja on the verge of moving to the World Cup's knockout stage.

Matchday 7: Ronaldo's record, Suarez & Costa net winners (0:42)
Diego Costa delighted to silence his critics (0:32)
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2dNick Ames

Spain in danger as Iran smell blood

You can be as slick as you want, have all the stars you like, but one slip in the group stages can prove costly in the World Cup.

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2dIan Darke

Favourites find World Cup won't be easy

The favourites have started slowly and shown some flaws, while the so-called lesser nations have proved they can compete in Russia.

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2dAdriana Garcia

De Gea backed by Spain boss despite fan vote

Spain coach Fernando Hierro has given David de Gea his full backing ahead of Wednesday's World Cup Group B encounter against Iran.

Ronaldo's record-breaking hat trick (0:31)
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5dESPN staff

Pique: Ronaldo has 'habit' of going to ground

Spain defender Gerard Pique has accused Cristiano Ronaldo of habitually "throwing himself to the ground" after Friday's thrilling 3-3 draw.

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5dChris Wright

World Cup Daily: Ronaldo's busy day, Iran joy

We thought he'd been quiet ... 2018 World Cup, meet Mr. Ronaldo! Plus, what was with the empty seats in Yekaterinburg? And here comes Messi!

RankingsFIFA World Cup

Goal Difference1Tied-5th
Goals Scored4Tied-2nd
Assists1Tied-5th
Goals Conceded3Tied-28th