Nacho: “The national team is an explosive mix of youth and experience”


The Spanish international Nacho Fernández has assured that the team is “an explosive mix of youth and experience” and that they have “a lot of confidence” to do “a good role” in this Euro Cup, although he has warned of the danger of becoming overconfident when entering “the “most dangerous phase” of the tournament, which starts this Sunday with the round of 16 against Georgia.

“It is an explosive mix of youth and experience. A fantastic group in which an incredible atmosphere has been created and we have a lot of confidence in doing a good job in this Euro Cup,” he said in an interview with the official media of the Royal Spanish Football Federation. Football (RFEF).

Regarding this Sunday’s round of 16 match against Georgia, the 34-year-old defender accepted Spain’s status as favourites without any problems. “We don’t care if they give us the favourites, the important thing is to continue to focus on the work we are doing. To continue in the same vein and be focused when the match against Georgia comes,” he said.

The Real Madrid youth player, who signed for Al-Qadsiah a few days ago, also stressed the importance of the match. “We are entering the decisive phase, the most dangerous one and we know it is difficult, but we are dreaming and we want to reach the top. Hopefully we will be in the final, we can win it and I can end my career in Europe in the best possible way,” he said.