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Spain B was a secondary football team run occasionally as support for the Spain national football team. They commonly played matches against 'B' teams from other football associations, from 1949 to 1981.[1][2]

Spain B
AssociationSpanish Football Federation
Most capsPepillo (9)
Top scorerManuel Badenes (8)
First international
Spain Spain B 5–2 Portugal B Portugal
(A Coruña, Spain; 20 March 1949)
Biggest win
Spain Spain B 7–1 Greece Greece
(Madrid, Spain; 13 March 1955)
Biggest defeat
Germany West Germany B 5–2 Spain B Spain
(Dortmund, West Germany; 14 June 1953)
Spain Spain B 2–5 West Germany B Germany
(Barcelona, Spain; 31 May 1956)

Contents

ResultsEdit

Spain national football B team head to headEdit

Key
Positive balance (more Wins)
Neutral balance (Wins = Losses)
Negative balance (more Losses)
Nationality From To P W D L Win %[a] GF GA GD
  France 1954 1981 5 4 1 0 90% 10 3 +7
  Portugal 1949 1964 3 2 1 0 83.33% 8 2 +6
  Luxembourg 1953 1957 2 2 0 0 100% 6 1 +5
  Egypt 1955 1957 2 2 0 0 100% 6 1 +5
  Italy 1956 1958 2 2 0 0 100% 4 1 +3
  Hungary 1980 1981 2 1 1 0 75% 5 3 +2
  Turkey 1957 1959 2 1 1 0 75% 2 0 +2
  Poland 1980 1981 2 1 1 0 75% 2 0 +2
  Morocco 1960 1960 2 1 1 0 75% 7 6 +1
  Greece 1955 1957 2 1 0 1 50% 7 3 +4
  West Germany 1953 1956 2 0 0 2 0% 4 10 –6
  England 1981 1981 1 1 0 0 100% 3 2 +1
  East Germany 1980 1980 1 0 1 0 50% 0 0 0
Total 28 18 7 3 76.79% 64 32 +32

Player recordsEdit

Top appearancesEdit

Rank Player Club(s) Year(s) Caps
1 Pepillo Sevilla, Real Madrid 1955–1960 9
2 Enrique Collar Atlético Madrid 1955–1959 7
  Manuel Mestre Valencia 1957–1960 7
4 Justo Tejada Barcelona 1954–1960 6
  Ferran Olivella Barcelona 1956–1958 6
  Francisco García Real Madrid 1980–1981 6
  Manuel Jiménez Sporting Gijón 1980–1981 6
8 Campanal Sevilla 1953–1957 5
  Antonio Argilés Espanyol 1953–1956 5
  Joaquín Peiró Atlético Madrid 1956–1959 5
  José Vicente Espanyol 1957–1960 5
  Juan José Rubio Atlético Madrid 1980–1981 5
  Javier Urruticoechea Espanyol 1980–1981 5

Note: Club(s) represents all the clubs that players played in at the time they did it too in the Bs.

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club(s) Year(s) Goals
1 Manuel Badenes Valencia 1955 8
2 Justo Tejada Barcelona 1954–1960 5
  Joaquín Peiró Atlético Madrid 1956–1959 5
4 Pepillo Sevilla, Real Madrid 1955–1960 4
5 Enrique Mateos Real Madrid 1957–1960 3
  Juan José Rubio Atlético Madrid 1980–1981 3
7 Silvestre Igoa Valencia 1949 2
  Ramoní Sevilla 1953 2
  Pablo Olmedo Celta Vigo 1955 2
  Marcelino Martínez Zaragoza 1961 2
  José María García Oviedo 1964 2
  Pichi Alonso Zaragoza 1981 2
  Enrique Morán Betis 1981 2

Note: Club(s) represents all the clubs that players played in at the time they did it too in the Bs.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Spain national team: Selection B". BDFutbol. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  2. ^ "¿Sabes qué era la Selección Absoluta B?" [Do you know what the Senior B Team was?]. SEFútbol (in Spanish). RFEF. 29 July 2013. Retrieved 23 March 2019.

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