World Cup 2022: Nico Williams options for Spain in 7-0 mauling of Costa Rica

Spain-forward of Ghanaian descent, Nico Williams was a second-half substitute for Spain on Wednesday night when the previous world champions thrashed Costa Rica 7-0 in a one-sided affair.

The Athletic Bilbao ahead solely marked his debut for the Spanish senior nationwide group in September when he turned down advances from the Ghana Soccer Affiliation (GFA) searching for to persuade him to play for the Black Stars.

At the moment, he climbed off the bench to function for Spain within the opening Group E match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

In a sport towards Costa Rica, Spain had an excessive amount of high quality and simply cruised previous the opponent.

Objectives from Dani Olmo, Marco Asensio, Jordi Alba, and Ferran Torres within the first half handed the victors a giant benefit on the finish of the primary half.

Within the first ten minutes of the second half, Ferran Torres netted his second to finish a brace earlier than objectives from Gavi, Carlos Soler, and Alvaro Morata sealed the massive 7-0 win for Spain.

That is the largest win recorded on the ongoing 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

Courtesy of the huge win, Spain are high of the Group E standings of the mundial.


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