Hello and welcome to the Live coverage of the Hockey men's world cup 2018 match between Spain and France.
In a head-to-head comparison, Spain have won six of the nine matches played between the two sides, while 2 matches have ended in a draw.
Spain stands 8th in world rankings which is much higher than France’s 20th, so it is going to be a tough battle for Les Blues.
Meanwhile, both the teams have lost their opening matches in this tournament, despite giving stiff challenge to New Zealand and Argentina in their respective matches.
Head coach: Frederic Soyez
Squad: Quico Cortés, Sergi Enrique, Marc Serrahima, Ignacio Rodríguez, Miquel Delàs (C), Enrique González, Álvaro Iglesias, Marc Sallés, Ricardo Santana, Diego Arana, Xavier Lleonart, Alejandro de Frutos, Vicenç Ruiz, Albert Béltran, Josep Romeu, Mario Garín, Marc Boltó.
Head coach: Jeroen Delmee
Artur Thieffry, Pieter van Straaten, Tom Genestet, Hugo Genestet, Blaise Rogeau, Victor Lockwood, Charles Masson, Nicolas Dumont, Gaspard Baumgarten, François Goyet, Cristoforo Peters-Deutz, Jean-Bapiste Forgues, Etienne Tynevez, Victor Charlet (C), Aristide Coisne, Maximilien Branicki, Timothée Clément, Corentin Saunier.