World Cup 2022 Highlights: Japan beat Spain 2-1

The 2022 FIFA World Cup All eyes on Group E continued Thursday on FOX Japan (2-0-1) handed over Spain (1-1-1) was its first loss in the tournament at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar

The win saw Japan advance to the knockout rounds, the first time Japan has won its group since 2002.

Elsewhere, on FS1, Germany (1-1-1) was dropped Costa Rica (1-0-2) in the final Group E match of the tournament.

Here are the best plays!

Japan 2, Spain 1

8′: What would have been

There was Japan This close Gotta get on the board first, though It is JunyaThe initial attempt misses to the right.

12′: Goal!

A few minutes later, Alvaro MorataSpain took an early 1-0 lead with a header.

35′: Fighting

Both teams continued to battle as the first half drew to a close, but Spain continued to control the game.

of Japan That it is not old, Shogo Taniguchi And Maya Yoshida All picked up yellow cards before the break.

48′: Knot

Ritsu Tone Things got even stronger for Japan a few minutes into the second half.

51′: Japan take over

A few minutes later, Ao Tanaka It gave Japan a 2-1 lead, which was upheld following a VAR review.

89′: The final push

Spain had a big chance to tie the game in the last few minutes, but its efforts fell short.

With this, Japan won by a score of 2-1.

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