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Loic Remy curls in shot in 72nd minute, France beats rebuilding Spain 1-0

  • France's Karim Benzema, right, vies for the ball with Spain's Daniel Carvajal during their international friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint Denis, outside Paris, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

    France's Karim Benzema, right, vies for the ball with Spain's Daniel Carvajal during their international friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint Denis, outside Paris, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)  (The Associated Press)

  • France's Karim Benzema, right, controls the ball past Spain's Sergio Ramos during their international friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint Denis, outside Paris, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

    France's Karim Benzema, right, controls the ball past Spain's Sergio Ramos during their international friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint Denis, outside Paris, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)  (The Associated Press)

  • France's Moussa Sissoko, left, and Spain's Sergio Ramos battles for the ball during their international friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint Denis, outside Paris, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

    France's Moussa Sissoko, left, and Spain's Sergio Ramos battles for the ball during their international friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint Denis, outside Paris, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)  (The Associated Press)

Loic Remy curled in a shot into the left corner from 12 yards out in the 72nd minute to help France beat rebuilding Spain 1-0 in an exhibition game Thursday.

Spain's best chance came in the 83rd minute when David Silva's shot drifted wide.