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The FC crew agree Spain and Portugal’s draw in their opening match at the World Cup proved they are both a class above the rest of Group B.
Morocco’s Aziz Bouhaddouz scored an own goal deep into second half stoppage time to give Iran a 1-0 win at St. Petersburg Stadium.
An exclusive ‘interview’ with Carlos Queiroz, Portugal quiz and more. The Exploding Heads get into the World Cup spirit with a preview of Group B.
Spain came through a tough World Cup opener against Portugal in impressive style as the aftershocks of the sacking of their coach were still reverberating and they will need to keep the pedal firmly to the floor when they meet Iran on Wednesday.
The thrilling 3-3 draw with Portugal in Sochi eased concerns that Julen Lopetegui’s sudden departure would derail Spain’s campaign and reports coming out of the camp indicate an upbeat mood under his makeshift replacement Fernando Hierro.
On paper, Spain…