• Kyodo


Andres Iniesta, who scored Spain’s winning goal in the 2010 FIFA World Cup final, said Thursday he is pulling for both Spain and Japan to advance to the round of 16 from Group E at this year’s World Cup in Qatar.

Speaking at an event in Osaka, the Vissel Kobe midfielder said, “Of course, I’m supporting Spain, but I’d also like Japan to advance.

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