Spain races to win in Venezuela
David Villa, Xabi Alonso and Pedro Rodriguez scored for world
and European champion Spain in a 3-0 win over Venezuela in an
international friendly on Tuesday.
Villa scored after only five minutes from a free kick to beat
‘keeper Renny Vega. Pedro Rodriguez scored in the 20th minute and
Alonso added another in first-half stoppage time.
Venezuela hopes to use the match as a warm-up for the Copa
America, which starts July 1 in Argentina. The victory is the
second in three days for Spain following a 4-0 victory over the
United States on Saturday.