Spain will play in the semifinal at the Men’s youth World Championship, In the quarter finals match Spanish players defeated Japan with the result 32:27.
First half was very tense and hard for both team, Spain had a little advantage over the opponents and won the half-time with the result 15:12. In the second half, Alberto Suarez Menendez’s team continued playing stable and confident game and won the whole match with 5 points difference.Pau Navarro Baches was named as the best player from Spain and Koki Muraki was the most valuable from Tsutomu Tokoro’s team.
“We are very happy, we have improved our results from last championships, we can fight for the medal, the team grew up, we improved our performance.” – Daniel Sanchez Nieves, Spanish coach.
Spain will face Croatia in the semifinal.