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Cesc Fabregas late goal lifts Spain to 3-2 victory over Chile

Cesc Fabregas converted the rebound of his saved penalty kick in the waming moments, propelling World Cup champion Spain to a 3-2 victory over Chile on Friday in a friendly in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Chile led 2-0 before Andres Iniesta scored from beyond the penalty area and then supplied Fabregas for the equalizer. On Tuesday, Spain will host Liechtenstein in a European Championship qualifier in Logrono while Chile will face Mexico in a friendly in Barcelona.

All the goals:

The match ended with a scuffle:

Steven Goff is The Post’s soccer writer. His beats include D.C. United, MLS and the international game, as well as local college basketball.


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