What Sergio Ramos said after becoming Spain’s most capped player

Tanya Simon
October 16, 2019

Victory would have booked Robert Moreno's Spain a spot at next year's finals, to be played at 12 venues across Europe, if Romania had failed to beat the Faroe Islands or Malta had beaten Sweden.

"I think it is too early to talk about it, it would be rushing to evoke an event as splendid as the Olympic Games", he said.

Spain captain Sergio Ramos last night broke the record for most appearances for his country in an outfield position after they drew 1-1 with Norway in Euro 2020 qualifying. "I am always excited and proud to wear this shirt, but I would swop the record for victory tonight".

However, a draw in Sweden on Tuesday would be enough to ensure they qualify for Euro 2020.

Odegaard also played all 90 minutes for Norway - who sit fourth in Group F - on Saturday night, putting in another sharp performance as Bournemouth striker Josh King profited from a Kepa Arrizabalaga error to end Spain's 100 per cent record.

"It's a real pain to lose points in the final seconds".

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However Spain snatched a 47th-minute lead as Norway did not clear their traces, and Saul Niguez latched onto Sergio Busquet's knockdown to unleash a dipping strike from simply outdoors the world which bounced by the arms of Jarstein.

Leicester City goalkeeper Schmeichel pulled off superb stops to deny Granit Xhaka, Admir Mehmedi and Ricardo Rodriguez before Yussuf Poulsen grabbed an 84th-minute victor for Denmark in Copenhagen.

The Irish were held to a 0-0 draw at Georgia.

'We battled for the whole game, there was a tremendous atmosphere.

"I liked our attitude but I do not like that we lost control of the game and were not patient".

Armenia has 10 points - along with Bosnia-Herzegovina - after drawing 1-1 at last-place Liechtenstein.

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