Spain beats Switzerland in penalty shootout to advance to Euro semifinals
Spain’s Jordi Alba celebrates with Alvaro Morata, left, after scoring the opening objective through the Euro 2020 soccer championship quarterfinal match between Switzerland and Spain at Saint Petersburg stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, July 2, 2021. (Dmitri Lovetsky/AP)
Unai Simon made two saves and Mikel Oyarzabal scored the decisive penalty to provide Spain a spot within the European Championship semifinals by beating Switzerland 3-1 within the shootout after a 1-1 draw.
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