The second stage of the group stage of the World Cup had its first elimination this Friday (25). In group A, the host Qatar said goodbye to the world cup after losing to Senegal and seeing the draw between the Netherlands and Ecuador.
In group B, England and the United States also drew. On Saturday (26), groups C and D (see list below🇧🇷 At the end of each day of the event, the Sheet publishes the summary and statistics of the games, such as shots on goal, ball possession and other numbers.
qatar vs senegal
The first host country to lose the opening game of the World Cup, Qatar also became the only hosts to be beaten in the opening two rounds of the group stage when they were beaten 3-1 by Senegal on Friday.
netherlands vs ecuador
The 1-1 draw between the Netherlands and Ecuador was a balanced match. The orange team took the lead after just six minutes, when Gapko hit a good shot from outside the area, but was unable to control the game and conceded the tie. The score mathematically ended Qatar’s chances of advancing to the round of 16.
Wales v Iran
Iran beat Wales 2-0 in a heroic dispute for group B. The decisive goal, which opened the scoring, came three minutes from the end of the match and was the first goal from outside the area in the tournament. Wales are in the danger zone, with just one point.
england vs usa
The match between England and the United States ended in a 0-0 tie. The result upset Group B of the World Cup. As Iran surprised by defeating Wales 2-0, the four teams in the group reach the last round with a chance of qualifying.
What are the games this Saturday (26)?
7am – Tunisia v Australia
10:00 – Poland v Saudi Arabia
1 p.m. France v Denmark
4 p.m. – Argentina v Mexico
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