Soler was one of the few positive notes for Spain on the night. The Valencia midfielder scored in the 2-1 defeat.
He spoke to Superdeporte about various issues, including dedicating some nice words to Barcelona defender Garcia, who was criticised in the defeat.
“He will give a lot to Barcelona and Spain both now and in the future," said Soler.
“I met Eric in the Olympics, he's a great guy, as a person, close, humble. This season he signed for Barcelona and I'm sure he'll do a good job, he has the ability and quality. He deserves it, he's a good guy and with a lot of room to improve too."
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