The Spanish team lost to Ukraine 0-1 in the fourth round of the UEFA Europa League group stage. According to statistics from the well-known data agency Opta, the Matador Corps failed to score twice in the last three games after scoring 42 consecutive games.
In the previous 42 consecutive scoring games, the Spanish team scored 121 goals, averaging 2.9 goals per game. However, in the previous friendly match with the Portuguese team, the two sides drew a goalless draw.
This defeat was also the first time that Spain lost to Ukraine. In the first 6 encounters between the two sides, the Matador Corps scored 5 wins and 1 tie.