Saturday Jul 26
Albiol: I was right to leave Real Madrid for Napoli
The centre-half says that he has the trust of both his coach and his team-mates at the San Paolo, which was not the case at the Santiago Bernabeu Raul Albiol believes his decision to leave Real Madrid for Napoli last summer has been fully vindicated by his increased game time.
Spain haven't got a great deal to gain out of their final fixture against Australia.
Postecoglou says Socceroos need to aim at top 15
Spain have outclassed Australia beating the Socceroos 3-0 in Curitiba. But the young and inexperienced Socceroos showed some flashes of brilliance.
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Spain expects same respect despite World Cup exit
That includes Australia, its opponent in its last Group B match. Spain's early exit from Brazil will likely drop it from the top spot in the FIFA rankings after it was ousted from the World Cup earlier than any previous defending champion.
Spain playing for pride - Albiol
Napoli defender Raul Albiol believes Spain will be motivated to avoid the embarrassment of exiting the World Cup without registering a single point when they face Australia on Monday.