Iran v Spain: Group B - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

The Best Photos From Spain vs. Iran

Spain's formula for victory? No Ronaldo on the opposing team, and a little bit of luck. Facing off against Iran on Wednesday, La Roja were able to secure a 1-0 victory thanks to a fortunate deflection from an Iranian defender that ricocheted off striker Diego Costa and landed in the net for the game's only goal. Spain now sit atop Group B with rivals Portugal, at four points each. Here, the best photos from the gritty victory at Kazan Arena.

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