Women’s World Cup 2023: Spain – Costa Rica, live today

Last minute of Spain – Costa Rica. live

Hello, everyone! Our team debuts today in the Women’s World Cup against Costa Rica. The first rival for Spain in this championship, just as it was for the men’s team in the World Cup in Qatar. The team led by Amelia Valverde, occupies the 36th position in the FIFA ranking. While ours are at the top of the table, we find them at number six on the list.

those of Jorge VildaThey arrive eagerly and as third favorites. In the classification, Spain was 1st in group B with plenty of victories. With a flawless performance against all the teams in their group, Spain beat Scotland by a total of 10-0. They repeated the result against Hungary (10-0). Against Ukraine, they achieved an aggregate of 11-0. They also crushed the Faroe Islands team 22-0 overall.

To these victories are added the six consecutive victories for the Spanish teamagainst Panama (7-0), against China (3-0), they also beat Norway (4-2), against the Czech Republic (3-0) in the Nations Cup, in Denmark (2-0) and in the last friendly match before the World Cup premiere in which they faced Vietnam and thrashed 9-0.

For their part, those of Amelia Valverde, arrive at the first game of their third World Cup participation with numbers that leave much to be desired for the Costa Ricans. They land in their debut with a total of 12 games played in the qualifying stage, of which they have lost 8, drawn three and only won a victory against the Philippines (1-2).

The star of Spain Alexia Putellas, who did not play in the last friendly where ours thrashed the Vietnamese team (9-0), followed a special work plan in training, and is not expected to appear in the starting eleven. As for Costa Rica, the player to keep in mind in Raquel ‘Rocky’ Rodriguez, left winger who plays for Portland Thorns FC and who will not make it easy for Spain. raquel together with Priscilla Chinchilla They lead a very dangerous team on the counterattack.

Our, They excite us all with the possibility of returning home with the Cup Pulling gallons and with a performance, so far, impeccable and we hope it continues like this. The game will begin at 9:30 and as soon as the ball starts rolling, we will tell you minute by minute here. Start the World Cup for Spain!

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