Germany dumped out of World Cup as Japan stun Spain

Japan have defied the odds by topping their group at the Fifa World Cup in Qatar, defeating heavyweights Germany and Spain in the process. – Fifa handout pic, December 2, 2022.

GERMANY suffered a second straight group-stage exit at the World Cup yesterday as Japan stunned Spain 2-1, a result which sent both teams through to the last 16.

The Germans were the reigning champions when they crashed out in the first round four years ago in Russia and they were eliminated in repeat fashion in Qatar despite beating Costa Rica 4-2.

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