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Nuria becomes a regular for Spain’s Under-19 side, but comes off at half-time because of an ankle injury

11/08/2017 20:18

Deportivo ABANCA player, Nuria Rábano, formed part of the starting XI of Spain's Under-19 side against Germany, where they are playing the European Championship in Northern Ireland.

Nuria played the first half of the defeat against the Germans (2-0), who made the most of their chances. Ainhoa came on for the Deportivista, who suffered an ankle injury.

Despite this defeat, Spain depend on themselves to reach the semi-finals and qualify for the next Under-20 World Cup.

Spain’s Group Stage fixtures are as follows:

Tuesday 8 August
NORTHERN IRELAND 0 - SPAIN 2

Friday 11 August
GERMANY 2 - SPAIN 0

Monday 14 August
7 pm: SPAIN - SCOTLAND, at Mourneview Park stadium in Lurgan

The first two of each group will qualify for the semi-finals which will be played on Thursday 17 August.