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Spain, Germany tie at group stage World Cup game

In the final round, the Spanish team will play Japan, while Germany will compete against Costa Rica

AL KHOR, November 28. /TASS/. Spain’s national football team played to a 1-1 draw with the national squad of Germany in a second round group stage match at the 2022 FIFA World Cup at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor on Sunday.

The goal for Spain was scored by Alvaro Morata (62nd minute). The goal for Germany’s national team was scored by Niclas Fullkrug (83).

Spain is leading in Group E with 4 points followed by Japan (3), Costa Rica (3) and Germany (1).

In the final round, the Spanish team will play Japan, while Germany will compete against Costa Rica. Both games will take place on December 1.

Qatar is hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup between November 20 and December 18 at eight stadiums in five cities across the country. The coveted World Cup Trophy will be hoisted by one of 32 teams divided into eight groups. The top two teams from each group will advance to the playoffs. France won the previous FIFA World Cup which was hosted by Russia in 2018. The world record for World Cup victories is held by the Brazilian national team (five times). The final match of the tournament will be held on December 18, 2022 at the Lusail Iconic Stadium.