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Spain Defeats Albania 1-0, Advances Undefeated in Euro 2024 Group Stage

Spain secured a decisive 1-0 victory over Albania, concluding their Euro 2024 group stage campaign with an impressive nine points and no goals conceded. In a match where Spain fielded a second-string team, they dominated proceedings from early on, taking the lead in the 13th minute through Torres, who capitalized on a precise pass from Olmo.

Despite Spain's early advantage, they were unable to extend their lead further throughout the match, maintaining their stronghold over Albania's limited offensive efforts. Albania showed glimpses of promise in the second half but struggled to create significant scoring opportunities against a solid Spanish defense organized by De la Fuente.

Spain's dominance was reflected in their expected goals (xG) of 1.37 from 16 shots, compared to Albania's 0.46 from 10 shots. With this victory, Spain not only clinched the top spot in their group but also showcased their depth and quality heading into the knockout stages of the tournament.

Meanwhile, Albania exits Euro 2024 despite a commendable effort across their three matches, leaving with their heads held high after facing tough opposition throughout the group stage.

Here is the final standings for Group B:

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