No repeat of last year's 9-0 victory in Spain's world cup qualifying match in Vienna on Wednesday night. Austria put up a hard fight and took the lead through Baur half way through the first half, but Baraja, playing his first full game, levelled the scores six minutes later, heading in Mendieta's corner. The game finished 1-1, leaving Spain top of their group on seven points from three games. (11.10.00) Full report

Spain's under 21 side were beaten for the first time in five years in an official competition when they lost by 2-1 to Austria in the European championships. Pablo Couñago put Spain into the lead in the tenth minute after a pass from Gallardo, but two goals from Linz either side of half time, the first from a dubious penalty, gave Austria victory. (10.10.00) Full report

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