THE GERMANS, ELIMINATED FROM THE CUP
Insufficient victory for Germany vs a Costa Rica that bordered on a miracle (4-2)
Published:1/12/2022 - 22:00h
Updated:1/12/2022 - 22:00h
Germany and Costa Rica faced each other on the last day of the group stage of the World Cup in Qatar 2022. The Germans were obliged to get the three points and for Spain to win their match, but the defeat of the 'Red' left them out of the round of 16
The selection of Germany saw the faces with the combined of Costa Rica in the afternoon of this Thursday to close his participation in the phase of groups of the World-wide Glass of Qatar 2022. The germanos arrived to the party with the obligation to achieve the three points to keep the hopes to certify his pass to the eighth of final, whereas to the 'ticos' the tie sufficed them to seal his classification to the following round. However, in spite of defeating to his rivals by 4-2, the defeat of Spain in front of Japan left them out of the tournament by second consecutive year.
The first minutes of the meeting followed the 'script' preestablecido: the Germans 'would dump' in attack in research to give a hit tempranero that gave them tranquility to face the rest of the crash. Like this then , the square directed by Hansi Flick almost achieves his aim of not being by Keylor Navas, that made a big cut across to a finish of Kimmich that pudp have meant the 1-0. However, the 'letters' were on the table and the Teutonics would follow trying.
Of the hand of Serge Gnabry 'punzante', 'Die Mannschaft' continued tightening until achieving his reward to the minute 10. David Raum, one of the disclosures of the World-wide, received the balloon in the left band and sent a centre 'poisonous' to the first stick. Gnabry Crossed the area of right to left and anticipated to the defender costarricense, that witnessed in 'first row' the head butt crossed of the footballer of the Bayern of Munich to open the marker.
The extreme took the ball inside the area and personificó the wish of the Germans: they wanted to achieve a goleada. Musiala, Sané and the same Gnabry grew and thanks to his speed, verticality and collective sense followed generating danger. Nevertheless, the group directed by Luis Fernando Suárez could achieve the equality in a pair of counterattacks that were not very administered by his forwards. Of this way, the Europeans achieved to go to the changing room by in front in the marker.
'Madness' in To the Bayt
When returning of the rest, the party kept the tonic of the first time. The Teutonics wanted to increase his advantage and followed looking for the goal. However, to the minute 57 the 'ticos' gave a 'varapalo' to his rivals. After a contragolpe, the spherical was finished by a footballer costarricense inside the area, but the shot was detained by Manuel Neuer. However, the guardameta could not do with the balloon and left the loose ball in the area, being pushed by Yeltsin Tejeda to put 'tables' in the result.
The germanos seemed to feel to the 'ghosts' of the past approaching and, as them sucedió in front of Japan, saw like his rivals gave him turn to the marker after a first part 'arrolladora'. To the minute 70, a 'barullo' generated inside the area after a centre of Joel Campbell leave the balloon to the 'derive', until Juan Pablo Vargas put the foot to send it at the end of the networks to give him the momentary classification to his team.
However, Kai Havertz dressed of hero for the germanos and, without wanting to it, for the Spaniards. To the minute 73, the midfield player of Chelsea was aided by Fullkrug inside the area costarricense and put the 2-2 in the result. So alone 12 minutes afterwards, Serge Gnabry sent a centre from the right and Kai arrived by the another extreme to give him the turn to the marker and put the 3-2 in favour of 'Die Mannschaft'.
To the minute 88, Joshua Kimmich sent a pass in depth to Leroy Sané, that went down the spherical with the breast so that this was pushed by Fullkrug and 'celebrate' the 4-2 definite. In spite of this, the victory of the Germans was not sufficient, since the triumph of Japan in front of Spain left to the Teutonics out of the eighth of final and confirmed a new 'failure' by second consecutive year.