Spain v Morocco: World Cup 2018 preview, predicted line-ups, plus more

first_img Why does Luis Suarez kiss his wrist when he celebrates a goal? You can hear the encounter live on talkSPORT 2 at 3pm.What the managers are sayingFernando Hierro (Spain): “Isco always brings quality, effort, one-on-ones, is combative and gets in between the lines. It’s difficult for him to maintain a fixed position and he’s performing very well, just like his teammates. He’s performed at this elite level for a while now and we know what he can bring to the team.”Herve Renard (Morocco): “For us it is unjust we are already out before these third matches, but we have to accept reality and concentrate on this third game and to save our honour since this is all that is left to us.” 3 Dele Alli reveals pre-match rituals and lucky charms he has before matches NO JOY talkSPORT will be with listeners all day and all night at this year’s 2018 FIFA World Cup™ with over 800 hours of World Cup content and all 64 games live across the talkSPORT network. What the players are sayingSergio Busquets (Spain): “I think Morocco played better than Iran and Portugal, but they are already eliminated.“The most important thing in the group phase is to always secure victory. I hope we will claim the three points against Morocco, but it will be a very difficult task because they have a team that plays well with the ball.”Munir Mohamedi (Morocco): “As far as we are concerned we will play the same way we played against Portugal and Iran and so the best we can.“We haven’t been fortunate with respect to the final results, but I do think we do deserve this reward and give some joy to the squad and all the people who supported us.” Learn the words for England’s catchy Gareth Southgate song LU BEAUTY Morocco goalkeeper Munir Mohamedi. Watch every goal England scored at the 2018 World Cup misery diamond geezer Shy guy Paul Pogba buys France World Cup winners specially designed rings You’re the one 3center_img Good times Latest World Cup news Spain take on eliminated Morocco in their final Group B match at World Cup 2018 but will be wary they can still be knocked out themselves.In short, a heavy loss and a draw, or win for Iran against Portugal could expel the Spaniards. Arsenal star Laurent Koscielny admits he didn’t want France to win World Cup Southgate makes young England fan’s day by replying to his letter How can I listen?Click here to listen to our live commentary of the action as it happens on talkSPORT 2.Team newsSpain only have doubts over back-up goalkeeper Pepe Reina and Nacho Monreal, while Morocco may rotate having been eliminated.Predicted teamsSpain: David de Gea; Jordi Alba, Sergio Ramos, Gerard Pique, Dani Carvajal; Koke, Thiago Alcantara, Isco, David Silva; Diego Costa, Iago Aspas.Morocco: Monir El Kajoui; Achraf Hakimi, Ghanem Saiss, Mehdi Benatia, Hamza Mendyl; Karim El Ahmadi, Hakim Ziyach, Mbark Boussoufa, Younes Belhanda, Noureddine Amrabat; Khalid Boutaib. Spain players celebrate scoring against Iran. Fallon d’Floor Spain manager Fernando Hierro (left) and Morocco boss Herve Renard. 3 ‘It could have been me’ – Allardyce admits World Cup was tough to watch Olivier Giroud confirms N’Golo Kante is the nicest man in football Pure class SUPERSTITION A reminder to Liverpool fans about the very comical threat Neymar offers last_img

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