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Valbuena warns of Spain backlash

March 23, 2013
By ESPN staff


Mathieu Valbuena believes France may face a backlash from Spain after the World Cup holders could only draw 1-1 with Finland on Friday night.

France meet Spain on Tuesday night in a game which could go a long way to deciding who wins their World Cup qualifying group, which Les Bleus currently lead by two points.

And Didier Deschamps team are in buoyant mood following a professional 3-1 win against Georgia, but Valbuena insists they must still be cautious.

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