In a stunning finish, Japan shocked Spain to win their World Cup grouping.


By beating Spain, Japan knocked out Germany for good and managed to win the group.

Germany is devastated.

First they went woke, then they went broke.

Germany was also knocked out early four years ago.

If you’ll recall, Japan previously shocked Germany.

Longer highlights of Japan vs. Spain here:

Story from BBC:

Japan staged another extraordinary World Cup comeback to top Group E and reach the last 16, overcoming a stunned Spain side who were fortunate to join them in the knockout stage.

In a tournament that has been full of shocks, this was perhaps the most dramatic night so far, with Spain left relying on the result of Germany’s game with Costa Rica for them to progress.

All four teams had started the evening with a chance of progressing but with Spain needing only a draw to qualify, they were not expected to need any favours from elsewhere.

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