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Ismael accumulates more minutes with Spain U-18s

Homegrown versatile defender, Ismael Casas enjoyed another international appearance on Thursday with the national Under-18 side.

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06/12/2018 21:35

The ‘juvenil’ player, a regular with Atlético Malagueño this season, was part of the U-18 Spain-Portugal clash held at Villanovense municipal stadium (Villanueva de la Serena, Badajoz).

After not playing the day before yesterday in the first of the two friendlies between these rivals, Ismael was in today’s starting-11, completing the entire first half plus 10 minutes of the second, being substituted by his teammate Xavier Sintes in minute 55.

Spain defeated Portugal by 3-2, making a comeback in the closing stages with goals from Alejandro Baena in 86’ and 92’.

Photograph: Ismael, wearing the number '18' shirt, celebrates the 1-1 score with his teammates (sefutbol.com)

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