Spain vs New Zealand Full Match Highlights -In this match of Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Spain and New Zealand teams were face to face. This match was being played in Oi Hockey Stadium North Pitch. This stadium is located in Shinagawa City, Yashio, Japan.
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First Half Spain 2-1 New Zealand
From the first half, both the teams started playing the attacking game. Stephen scored in the 14th minute and put New Zealand 1-0 ahead in the game.
Spain also made a comeback in the 26th minute. Enrique scored this goal. With this goal, Spain leveled 1-1.
Spain’s happiness did not last long as Blair scored in the very next minute to give his team a 2–1 lead.
At the end of the first half the score was 2-1.
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Second Half Spain 3-4 New Zealand
The story of the second half also remained the same as the last half. Both the teams were continuously attacking the other’s goal. Pau’s goal in the 31st minute put Spain level at 2-2.
Spain got a penalty corner in the 39th minute. Marc converted this penalty corner into a goal and gave his team a 3-2 lead.
The New Zealand team also made a quick comeback. In the 48th minute, Kane converted a penalty corner and brought his team to a 3–3 draw.
With only a few minutes left for the second half to end, Jake scored in the 57th minute to give his team a 4-3 lead.
Hockey Spain vs New Zealand Full Match Highlights: Tokyo Olympics 2020
New Zealand won this thriller encounter against Spain by defeating them by4-3.