What happened to Spain in the 2014 World Cup?

February 7, 2021 Off By idswater

What happened to Spain in the 2014 World Cup?

Group B of the 2014 FIFA World Cup consisted of Spain, the Netherlands, Chile, and Australia. The Netherlands and Chile progressed to the knockout stage, while Australia and Spain were eliminated after suffering two defeats in their opening two matches. …

How far did Spain go in the 2014 World Cup?

two games
World Cup holders Spain were eliminated after only two games, the quickest exit for the defending champions since Italy’s from the 1950 tournament.

Does Spain play in the World Cup?

The team is one of the most present at the World Cup finals, with 15 appearances out of the 21 tournaments. …

When did Spain go to the World Cup?

The Spanish team went to the 2010 World Cup in South Africa as European Champions and enjoyed a record unbeaten streak of 35 matches from 2007 to 2009.

Who was eliminated from the World Cup in 2014?

Play began on 13 June and ended on 23 June 2014. The Netherlands and Chile progressed to the knockout stage, while Australia and Spain were eliminated after suffering two defeats in their opening two matches.

Who are the teams in Group B of the 2014 World Cup?

2014 FIFA World Cup Group B. Group B of the 2014 FIFA World Cup consisted of Spain, the Netherlands, Chile, and Australia. This group contained the finalists of the previous World Cup in 2010: Spain (reigning champion) and the Netherlands (runners-up).

Who are the opponents of Spain in the World Cup?

The opponents were Portugal, Paraguay and Germany . It was Spain’s first and the Netherlands’ third appearance in a World Cup final, but neither had ever won a trophy. Spain was the dominating side with 57% ball possession, but the Dutch opponents had several chances as well.

Play began on 13 June and ended on 23 June 2014. The Netherlands and Chile progressed to the knockout stage, while Australia and Spain were eliminated after suffering two defeats in their opening two matches.

When did Spain play the Netherlands in the World Cup?

Spain v Netherlands (Brazil 2014) on YouTube. The two teams had met in 9 previous matches, including in the 2010 FIFA World Cup Final, won by Spain 1–0 after extra time. This was the first time in the FIFA World Cup that the previous finalists met in the group stage.

How many goals have Spain conceded in World Cup?

Spain have already conceded in their two 2014 World games (seven goals) after conceding in only two of their seven 2010 World Cup games (two goals in total).

Why was Spain knocked out of the World Cup?

Spain’s era came to an end at the Maracanã, graveyard of great expectations. This was not 1950 and Iker Casillas is not Moacir Barbosa, but it was historic. The world and double European champions became the first team to leave the 2014 World Cup, knocked out of a major tournament for the first time in eight years.