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Álvaro Morata
Goal
Lee Jae-Sung
Assist
Ju Se-Jong
Goal
Rim Chang-Woo
Yun Suk-Young
Sergio Rico
Casillas
Lee Yong
Jang Hyun-Soo
Ju Se-Jong
Han Kook-Young
Kwak Tae-Hwi
Kim Ki-Hee
Lee Jae-Sung
Son Heung-Min
Aduriz
Piqué
Bellerín
Assist
Nolito
Goal
Thiago Alcântara
Assist
Álvaro Morata
Goal
Pedro
David Silva
Jordi Alba
Azpilicueta
Thiago Alcântara
Iniesta
Sergio Busquets
Fàbregas
Suk Hyun-Jun
Hwang Ui-jo
Azpilicueta
Assist
Nolito
Goal
Álvaro Morata
Assist
Fàbregas
Goal
David Silva
Goal
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6
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Stats

Possession
% %
4
6
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 9 5
Total Passes 647 471

Commentary

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Spain continue their preparations for Euro 2016 with a thumping win over the Korea Republic. David Silva got them on their way with a fine strike from a free-kick, while Alvaro Morata and Nolito both bagged a couple of strikes each and Cesc Fabregas notched the other in the first half. A display from La Roja which will delight Vicente Del Bosque ahead of their final friendly against Georgia.
FULL-TIME: Spain 6-1 Korea Republic
The referee brings an end to the contest.
Álvaro Morata
Goal
Spain
GOAL!!!! Spain make it six as Morata beats Kim to latch on to Aduriz's throughball and from a tight angle curls his effort into the back of the net.
The Barcelona defender appears to be okay to continue, but it may be something to monitor ahead of his side's preparations for the competition.
Bartra is forced to run back and cover his lines to clear ahead of Suk. However, he feels the affects by clutching his hamstring following his clearance, hopefully it's not too serious.
Lee Jae-Sung
Assist
Korea Republic
Korea played neat football on the edge of the box which culminated in Lee picking out Ju to fire at goal.
Ju Se-Jong
Goal
Korea Republic
GOAL!!! A consolation goal for Korea as Ju hammers the ball towards goal, and his strike takes a deflection off Soriano to beat Rico.
Hong sends a long ball forward looking for the run of Suk, but he is unable to latch onto the pass as Bartra goes back to gather. The tempo has dropped right out of the game.
Rim Chang-Woo
Yun Suk-Young
Korea Republic
Rim comes on for Yoon for the final 10 minutes of the contest.
Ki sends the ball into the box, but his cross misses everyone in the penalty area and trickles behind for a goal-kick.
Busquets brings down Lee down the right for Korea, allowing Ki an opportunity to send a cross into the box.
Spain seem quite content just to play the final stages of this match without a huge effort to add to the scoreline. They've been dominant and do not want to risk any injuries ahead of the tournament.
Sergio Rico
Casillas
Spain
Casillas makes way for Rico to play the final 16 minutes.
CHANCE! Aduriz collects a pass from Alba into the left inside channel and shoots first time, but he can only blast his strike over the bar.
CHANCE! Suk almost beats Casillas with a low effort towards the bottom corner, but the keeper gets down low to his right to palm the ball away with a firm hand.
Lee Yong
Jang Hyun-Soo
Korea Republic
Jang makes way for Lee for the final 20 minutes.
Barta attempts an ambitious strike from 30 yards as no white shirts come to close him down as he pushes forward. The Barcelona man shoots at goal, but sends his effort narrowly over the bar. A decent attempt.
CHANCE! Ji does well to raid into the left inside channel and he beats Bellerin to send the ball across the face of goal. Suk makes contact at the near post, but not enough to find the net.
CHANCES! Spain play neat football to open up space for Pedro to strike towards the bottom corner, but Kim makes the save. Korea break and Nam receives the ball on the edge of the box to curl his strike at goal, only to see his shot travel inches past the post.
Pedro surges down the right and cuts back on to his left foot. He has the chance to slot in Nolito, but opts against playing in his team-mate. The Chelsea man attempts to shoot, but tries one trick too many before being crowded out.
Lee almost breaks into the box to carve out a shooting chance, but Alba gets back well at the midfielder to stop his run before he can muster a strike at goal.
Ju Se-Jong
Han Kook-Young
Korea Republic
Han makes way for Ju in the middle of the park.
Kwak Tae-Hwi
Kim Ki-Hee
Korea Republic
Kwak replaces Kim at the back for Korea for the final 30 minutes.
Lee Jae-Sung
Son Heung-Min
Korea Republic
Son makes way to be replaced by Lee in the midfield.
Aduriz
Piqué
Spain
Pique makes way to be replaced by Aduriz.
OFFSIDE! Morata has been flagged a few times today, but this one may annoy him more than most as he was onside when Pedro released him in the box. He still lifted the ball over Kim onto the bar, but he may have been affected by the whistle beforehand.
The defending from Korea today has been awful. The last goal from Nolito summed up their efforts as they left him unmarked in the box after allowing Bellerin to raid within inches of goal. Stielike will be fuming with their display.
Bellerín
Assist
Spain
Nice run from Bellerin as he was allowed to raid into the box before setting up his team-mate for a simple finish.
Nolito
Goal
Spain
GOAL!!!!! 5-0 to Spain now as Nolito grabs his second goal of the match with a simple finish from close range. Bellerin was allowed to raid into the box from the right and he kept going to force a save from Kim. The rebound came back to him and he put the ball into the six-yard box, where Nolito side-footed his effort home.
CHANCE! Thiago almost makes it five as he drives towards the edge of the box before firing a powerful effort at goal, only to see his strike drift inches wide of the post.
Thiago Alcântara
Assist
Spain
A good delivery from Thiago as he finds his team-mate six yards from goal, who applied the finish.
Álvaro Morata
Goal
Spain
GOAL!!!! Spain notch their fourth goal of the afternoon as Morata heads past Kim from close range from Thiago's corner. The forward beat the attentions of his marker in the air, and did enough to send his effort past the Korea keeper.
Nolito puts Hong under pressure from Alba's ball forward down the left to win a corner for La Roja.
DISALLOWED GOAL! Thiago lifts the ball into the box from a free-kick and Korea bring their whole defensive line out to play Morata offside as he sends his headed effort beyond Kim.
Pedro
David Silva
Spain
Silva makes way for Pedro.
Jordi Alba
Azpilicueta
Spain
Alba replaces Azpilicueta at left-back for La Roja.
Thiago Alcântara
Iniesta
Spain
Thiago replaces Iniesta in centre midfield.
Sergio Busquets
Fàbregas
Spain
Busquets comes on for Fabregas in the middle of the park.
Suk Hyun-Jun
Hwang Ui-jo
Korea Republic
Hwang makes way for Suk, who will lead the line for the second half.
Changes aplenty for Spain at the break as Del Bosque shuffles his pack in the midfield, while Korea will also make one substitution at the break.
The players are emerging for the second half, so we should be back underway shortly.
Spain are in complete control of this match at the break due to some poor defending from the Korea Republic. Neither side looked like finding a breakthrough until David Silva found the top corner with a great strike from a free-kick. Cesc Fabregas and Nolito then extended La Roja's lead by capitalising on errors from Uli Stielike's men.
HALF-TIME: Spain 3-0 Korea Republic
The referee brings an end to the first half.
CHANCE! Son sends a low ball into the box for Hwang to latch on to, but the forward just cannot make enough contact to send an effort past Casillas while under pressure from Pique.
Ki tries to arc a pass over the top of the Spain defence from the left for the run of Ji to the back post, but Bartra reads the danger and makes an excellent clearing header to abate the danger.
The third goal for La Roja has taken all the life out of the stadium and Korea. Their defending so far in the contest has been poor to say the least. Spain have barely had to get out of first gear to post a commanding lead.
Azpilicueta
Assist
Spain
Azpilicueta sends a good ball into the left inside channel, allowing Nolito to do the rest with his quick feet.
Nolito
Goal
Spain
GOAL!! Nolito extends Spain's lead with a simple finish from close range after latching on to Azpilicueta's throughball. Kim failed to cover himself in glory along with Ki-Hee Kim as they allowed the forward space and time to find the net.
Korea win a free-kick in a decent position as Nolito brings down Han 40 yards from goal. A good chance for Korea to send a dangerous cross into the box.
Ji makes a strong run down the right, but a good tackle from Azpilicueta stops him in his tracks. Korea have been a threat in the final third, but their defending has cost them in this half.
Álvaro Morata
Assist
Spain
Good pressure from Morata as he forces the mistake from Kim and does enough to guide the ball into the path of Fabregas.
Fàbregas
Goal
Spain
GOAL!!!! Fabregas doubles his side's lead with a simple finish into an empty net after a horrendous error from Kim. Jang headed the ball back to his keeper, but under pressure from Morata he spilled the ball, allowing the Chelsea man to pounce.
David Silva
Goal
Spain
GOAL!!!! Spain take the lead as Silva finds the net with a stunning strike. The winger launched his free-kick over the wall and straight into the top corner, leaving Kim with no chance. A fine strike from Silva.
Spain win a free-kick 30 yards from goal as Morata is brought down. Silva will take the set-piece.
CHANCE! Kim makes a fine save to deny Bellerin the opening goal of the game as Spain work the ball across the box to the Arsenal man, but his effort towards the bottom corner was not far enough away from the keeper who made the stop.
Yun defends well down the left to deny Silva as the winger made a threatening run into the box. The Man City man tried to pick out Nolito in the area, but the full-back made a block to stop the ball in its tracks.
Korea raid down the left and play neat football to open up an opportunity for Ji to strike the ball on the edge of the box following good work by Hwang and Son. The Augsburg man scuffs his effort towards the target, allowing Casillas to make the stop.
Silva and Morata break with menace towards the edge of the box, and space opens up for the Manchester City to strike an effort at goal. However, Hong makes the block and allows Kim to claim the ball with ease in his six-yard area.
Ji gets the better of Bartra in the middle by latching onto Son's cross, but he cannot direct his header on target as the ball travels wide of the far post.
Korea come down the left through Son, and Pique is forced into action to make a tackle, although he mistimes his lunge to give away a free-kick. Son will take the set-piece himself, five yards from the corner flag.
DISALLOWED GOAL! Morata gets the better of his marker in the box to latch on to Silva's throughball and he slots the ball into the net. However, his celebrations are short-lived as the lineman's flag is raised for offside.
CHANCE! Pique rises highest in the area to head Fabregas's corner from the left at goal, but his effort just creeps over the bar.
Iniesta and Morata combine down the left to send the Juventus striker through the inside left channel, but Hong makes an important tackle to send the ball behind for a corner.
CHANCE! Iniesta is denied by a solid stop from Kim between the sticks for Korea. The keeper gets down low to his right to beat away the Barcelona man's strike towards the bottom corner.
Fabregas has tried to get his foot on the ball to wrestle the initiative away from Korea, and La Roja are beginning to find space in the final third as a result.
Spain have struggled to find a passing rhythm in the early stages of the contest as Korea have managed to stifle their passing game. Stielike's side have been the more threatening team inside the opening 10 minutes.
CHANCE! Korea should be ahead as Ki opens up the Spain defence with an incisive throughball to Son, but the Tottenham man blasts his effort wide of the post from inside the penalty area. Huge opening spurned for Uli Stielike's men.
Korea subs: Sung-Ryong, Yong, Taehwi, Wooyoung, Hyunjun, Se Jong, Bit-garam, Chang Woo, Jae Sung.
News of the subs has filtered through at last. Spain subs: De Gea,  Alcantara, San Jose, Alba, Aduriz, Rico, Busquets, Pedro.
Nam raids forward down the left for Korea and beats the challenge of Bellerin to send the ball into the box for the head of Hwang, but Pique rises to clear the danger.
Spain win a corner down the right and Fabregas plays the ball short towards Silva, who tries to weave his way through a couple of tackles, only to take the ball behind for a goal-kick.
Strong start to the contest from La Roja as they break forward in numbers and Silva links up with Iniesta in the final third. The Barcelona man tries an ambitious lob over the top of the Korea defence for the run of Nolito, but the ball is cleared to safety.
We're underway at the Red Bull Arena.
The players are out on the pitch, so we should be underway shortly.
Supporters of Sunderland will remember Ji Dong-Won, who starts alongside Son just behind lone frontman Hwang Ui-Jo. Lee Suk-Yung also played his trade in England for Queens Park Rangers and Charlton Athletic, he starts at left-back this afternoon.
There are plenty of notable names in the Korea Republic line-up from the Premier League. Swansea City's Ki Sung-Yueng captains the Taegeuk Warriors, while Tottenham Hotspur's Son Hueng-Min also features in an attacking-midfield role.
Bruno Soriano gets the nod in the middle of the park to start alongside Cesc Fabregas and Andres Iniesta, while Koke takes time to rest up following his exploits in Atletico Madrid's defeat to their rivals at the weekend.
Dani Carvajal's injury allows Hector Bellerin the opportunity to start at right-back for La Roja, while Sergio Ramos's recovery from the Champions League final means that Marc Bartra partners Gerard Pique in the heart of the defence.
Spain line up with a three-man attack as David Silva and Nolito flank Alvaro Morata through the middle. Nolito notched two goals against Bosnia-Herzegovina, and will be determined to make another impact this afternoon.
Korea Republic (4-5-1): Jin-Hyeon; Suk-Young, Jeong-Ho, Kee-hee, Hyun-Soo; Sung-Yueng, Kook-Young; Tae-Hee, Heung-Min, Dong-won; Ui-Jo.
Spain (4-3-3): Casillas; Bellerin, Pique, Bartra, Azpilicueta; Bruno, Fabregas, Iniesta; Nolito, Morata, Silva.
The teams have been confirmed so we'll start with Spain.
Del Bosque named his 23-man squad for the Euros on Tuesday, and as a result players will now be pushing to start in their opener on June 13 against the Czech Republic.
Korea Republic boast an incredible run of form heading into today's match, having not been beaten in action since last year. Their unbeaten run stretches for 16 matches, and includes winning their last nine matches on the spin.
Vicente del Bosque's side are entering the final stage of their preparations for Euro 2016 to defend their crown. They produced a strong performance to brush aside the challenge of Bosnia-Herzegovina last week in a 3-1 victory and will eye another strong display this afternoon.
Good afternoon and welcome to the live commentary of the friendly clash between Spain and Korea Republic.
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