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Although the Spanish national fooball team clearly dominated the game with a sweeping  possession, 80%, the winning goal came a few minutes before the end, and that after the hosts could blow in the 55th minute, when Amisulaşvili hit the post.

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With 10 victories in the 2010 World Cup qualifiers and 8 in the qualifications for Euro 2012, Spain had not lost even a point in the last two qualifying campaigns led by Vicente del Bosque. And the kick off for defending the world & European trophy seemed an easy one. An opponent like Georgia should not have to put problems to Xavi & Co., although they had a good moral after the victory from last Friday gainst Belarus (score 1-0).

But the hosts were not scared of authoritarian champions. Despite an overwhelming possessions of the Iberians in the first half (81%) and some missed chances ( Silva, who hit the post, but also Xavi and Soldado missed), the score remained 0-0. Bad sign for the Spanish, since Georgia never lose in Tbilisi when at the interval the score was 0-0.

Enter the dressing rooms after a heroic half, after the break the hosts took courage, and in minute 55 Amisulaşvili sent the ball directly in bar, with a shot that Casillas was beaten. But the end belonged to Spain, and in the 86th minute Soldado has solved a difficult victory obtained by the World and European champions.

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