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Spain defeated Scotland 2-0 in their EURO 2024 qualifying match at the Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán Stadium in Seville on Friday evening.

Álvaro Morata and Oihan Sancet scored the goals for Spain. Scotland had a number of chances to score, but they were unable to find the back of the net.

Spain started the game brightly and took the lead in the 30th minute through Morata. The Atlético Madrid striker headed home a Ferran Torres cross from close range.

Scotland had a number of chances to equalize in the second half, but they were unable to find the back of the net. Kieran Tierney and John McGinn both had good chances, but their shots were saved by Spain goalkeeper Unai Simón.

Spain sealed the victory in the 80th minute through Sancet. The Athletic Bilbao midfielder scored a long-range strike that beat Simón.

Highlights

30th minute: Álvaro Morata heads Spain into the lead.
80th minute: Oihan Sancet seals the victory for Spain with a long-range strike.

Analysis

Spain were the better team in this game and deserved their victory. They created a number of chances and were defensively solid.

Scotland had a number of chances to score, but they were unable to find the back of the net. They also struggled to defend at times, and Spain could have scored more goals.

Conclusion

Spain defeated Scotland 2-0 to maintain their perfect start to their EURO 2024 qualifying campaign. Scotland suffered their first defeat of the campaign, but they are still in a good position to qualify for the tournament.

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England Defeats Scotland in 150th Anniversary Match England defeated Scotland 3-1 in the 150th anniversary match of the oldest international football rivalry on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland.

The goals for England were scored by Raheem Sterling (35th minute), Jude Bellingham (51st minute), and Harry Kane (80th minute). The goal for Scotland was scored by Che Adams (49th minute).

England dominated the match from start to finish, and the scoreline could have been even more lopsided if not for some good saves by Scotland goalkeeper Craig Gordon.

With this win, England extends their unbeaten run against Scotland to 22 matches.

The performances

Raheem Sterling was the star of the show for England. The winger scored a goal and was a constant threat to the Scottish defense.

Jude Bellingham was also impressive. The midfielder scored a goal and was involved in several other attacking moves.

Harry Kane was also good. The striker scored a goal and was a constant presence in the Scottish penalty area.

Che Adams was the best player for Scotland. The striker scored a goal and was a constant threat to the English defense.

The impact of the victory

The victory for England is a major boost for their chances of qualifying for the 2026 World Cup. They have now won all three of their matches in the qualification campaign.

The defeat for Scotland is a setback. They will need to improve their performance if they want to qualify for the World Cup.