Gnabry and Thomas Müller decided for Mannschaft; Netherlands and Croatia also won
The selection of Germany almost got complicated in the seventh round of Playoffs for the 2022 World Cup. On Friday, 8, Hans Flick’s team lost to the Romania, in Hamburg, but managed to turn at the end of the match and opened six points of difference in the lead of the Grupo J.. The Romanians took the lead with a goal of Ianis Hagi beak, at 8 minutes of play, after sending between the legs of defender Rüdiger. Shortly before the goal, Germany even had a penalty scored and, soon after, canceled by the WHERE. In the second half, in a beautiful play at the entrance to the area, Gnabry tied at 6. The turn came in the 35th minute. After taking a corner kick in the area, Goretzka supported the first post and Müller, opportunist, completed easily on Monday. The Germans lead Group J, with 18 points, six ahead of vice-leader Northern Macedonia, who thrashed Liechtenstein by 4-0. Also this Friday, Iceland and Armenia drew 1-1, in the same key.
Also this Friday, in Latvia, the Holland excited in the first half, when he scored the only goal of the match. At 18, Depay took a corner kick in the area and Klaassen completed first for the nets. After that, the visiting team lost performance and only managed the small advantage on the scoreboard. The Dutch lead Group G with 16 points, against 14 for Norway, who drew 1-1 with Turkey. Montenegro beat Gibraltar 3-0 in the same bracket. Croatia beat Cyprus 3-0 away from home. The Croatians have the same 16 points as the Russians, but they lead because they have an advantage in the tie-breaking criteria. Russia overcame Slovakia 1-0, while Slovenia thrashed Malta 4-0. In Group E, the Czech Republic and Wales drew 2-2, while Estonia beat Belarus 2-0.
*With information from EFE