The Spanish team reached the semi-finals of the youth European championship (players under 21), which takes place in Poland. Portugal second place in group b, dropped out of the fight.
Final standings. Spain 9 points, Portugal 6, Serbia, Macedonia 1.
Macedonia — Portugal 2:4
On the 2nd minute the score was opened by the former defender of «Barcelona» Edgar S (Villarreal, this season on loan played for Belenenses). 20 minutes the advantage of the European Brazilians doubled Bruma, who recently joined from Galatasaray in Leipzig.
40 minutes Enis Bardhi (ujpest, Hungary) narrowed the gap.
On 57 minutes Daniel Podence (sporting) scored 1:3.
On 80 minutes, Kira Markoski (Rabotnicki) buried the hopes of the Portuguese (to get to the semifinals, the Portuguese had to win with a big score).
In the first minute of injury time a brace of Bruma. In a minute was removed Diogo Jota (recently moved from Porto to atlético).
Serbia — Spain 0:1
Most of the match, the Serbs held in the minority. On 40 th minute, a second yellow card was received by the Uros dzhurdzhevich (Partizan).
The winning goal in the 38th minute scored by Denis Suarez (Barcelona).