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Spain 3 - Turkey 0

Friday, 17th June

A win for Spain and they would join France and Italy in the next round.

Turkey badly needed to score a goal but had their hands full trying to stop Spain.

Alvaro Morata silenced the critics in the 35th minute, with a turning header on Nolito's cross.

Two minutes later, a Cesc Fabregas chip into the area was flicked on by Mehmet Topal and Nolito was on hand to turn the ball past Volkan Babacan.

Half-time: Spain 2 - Turkey 0

Spain became the first team to score three goals as they waltzed through Turkey, to lay on an easy finish for Morata; and not even fifty minutes played.

Turkey didn't have anything to reply with.

Group D in Nice.

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Final Score: Spain 3 - Turkey 0

1:0 (Alvaro Morata, 35)
2:0 (Nolito, 37)
3:0 (Alvaro Morata, 48)

13-David De Gea;
16-Juanfran, 3-Gerard Pique, 15-Sergio Ramos, 18-Jordi Alba;
10-Cesc Fabregas, 5-Sergio Busquets, 6-Andres Iniesta, 21-David Silva;
7-Alvaro Morata, 22-Nolito.

1-Volkan Babacan;
7-Gokhan Gonul, 15-Mehmet Topal, 3-Hakan Balta, 18-Caner Erkin;
16-Ozan Tufan, 8-Selcuk Inan, 14-Oguzhan Ozyakup, 6-Hakan Calhanoglu;
17-Burak Yilmaz, 10-Arda Turan.

Euro 2016 in France.

Michel - Founder of TravelNotes.org and Meta-Travel.com