Nice: Defending European champions Spain requisitioned their place in a final 16 spin of Euro 2016 on Friday with a convincing 3-0 win opposite Turkey in Nice.
Vicente del Bosque’s organisation bossed a Group D tie from a kickoff, with a double by Juventus’ Alvaro Morata and a initial rival general idea from Nolito sealing a gentle win.
Turkey could also face UEFA sanctions after sections of their support illuminated flares and threw firecrackers onto a representation during full-time.
Spain, aiming for an rare third uninterrupted Euros title, can sign tip mark in a pool with only a pull opposite Croatia in their final organisation diversion on Tuesday.
Turkey need to kick a Czech Republic in their final compare and wish other formula go their approach to have any possibility of surpassing as one of a 4 best third-placed sides from a 6 groups.
Before a diversion Turkey manager Fatih Terim had called for some-more “fight” from his side to keep their Euro 2016 hopes alive after an out-of-sorts arrangement opposite Croatia on Sunday, and for a while his players responded.
Sitting low and rising a occasional counter-attack, Hakan Calhanoglu roused Turkey’s rough fans by promulgation a free-kick only over David de Gea’s crossbar on 25 minutes.
From a half-hour though, Spain changed adult a gear, starving Turkey of possession and, with man-of-the-match Andres Iniesta pulling a strings in midfield, figure out possibility after chance.
First Sergio Busquets teed adult Nolito for a right-footed curler only far-reaching of left post.
Then a bustling Celta Vigo winger scuffed far-reaching underneath vigour after a cutback from Juanfran.
On 34 minutes, though, Nolito incited provider to larger effect.
Looking up, he speckled Morata unmarked in front of idea and twisted a pass over a counterclaim to a marksman whose header gave Spain a lead.
Three mins later, Vicente del Bosque’s organisation went two-up, this time with Nolito as a finisher.
A chip into a box by Cesc Fabregas should not have reached a aim though Mehmet Topal, off-balance, headed back to a sneaking Nolito who half-volleyed on a spin past Volkan Babacan.
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After a break, notwithstanding some brief flurries of Turkish resistance, Spain fast combined a third on 48 minutes.
Iniesta, unblemished throughout, threaded a turn by a Turkish counterclaim to Jordi Alba who squared to Morata for his second of a night, a tap-in by Babacan’s legs.
It was all too easy after that for a two-time fortifying champions.
Substitute Bruno Soriano scarcely scored a fourth mid by a half, forcing a Babacan to tip spin a post.
Then dual mins from a finish he ballooned over when well-placed.
It was another desperately unsatisfactory day for Turkey who had come into a contest in excellent form.
Fancied by some as dim horses to during slightest shun a group, they didn’t conduct a shot on aim opposite Spain while their fans even took to booing their star actor Barcelona’s Arda Turan late on.