The Costa Rican team and the German team will compete in a duel to qualify for the round of 16 of the Qatar 2022 World Cup. The two squads are part of group E of the competition, which is one of the most ‘tight’, since that there is still none that is already confirmed in the next phase. Everyone has a chance to go, but also to be eliminated.
The Ticos have 3 points, product of their surprise victory against Japan, since their debut was a spectacular defeat against the Iberians. Thus, the team led by Keylor Navas March in third place in the table and equal in score with the Japanese. Know which scenarios would be favorable for your classification:
If they get a win against Germany, they would immediately be in the round of 16. The score of the other duel between Japan and Spain does not matter, since the Ticos would have 6 points and it would be unattainable for any of them, if they tie, win or lose.
In the case of an equality against the Germans, they must expect a victory yes or yes for Spain against Japan. In this way, the Costa Ricans would add 4 points and qualify second, while the Furia Roja would lead with 7, and the Japanese would remain with 3.
If the Hispanics draw against the Orientals, Costa Rica would be left out, since the goal difference (DG) would work against them: the Ticos have -6 and the Japanese 0.
If they are defeated, they are automatically out of the competition. His 3 points would not be enough to reach the other instance, they would even be last in the group E table.