Spain did everything possible not to have to experience again something similar to the final moments of their semi-final loss to Belgium, and they succeeded.
If, for Sweden, fighting for the bronze medal is something of a prize, for Spain, considered one of the favourites of the competition, it is a big dissapointment.
After they finished third in last year's edition, France wanted to make sure that, this time, they would not miss the opportunity to play for gold at the U18 European Championship Women.
The two teams are coming into this semi-final in quite different states of mind.
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