Waiting for Belgium to return as protagonists after the commitment of the Nations League, in group E the Czech Republic wins 2-0 in Belarus thanks to a super Schick, author of a goal (the sixth in the last 8 games) and an assist; the second place and therefore the playoffs are still within reach of Wales – which has one game less – that with Juventus Ramsey on the field passes by measure to Estonia.
For group G the head-to-head between the Netherlands and Norway continues: the national team coached by Van Gaal celebrates against Gibraltar: in the 6-0 inaugurated by Van Dijk (he had not scored for the national team since March 2019) Interista Dumfries also finds space between the scorers. Nor is Norway wrong, which, even without Haaland, wins 2-0 against Montenegro and keeps the games for primacy open. At the end of a crazy match complicated by the own goal of Atalantino Demiral, Turkey wins in Latvia in the tenth minute of injury time (decides the penalty of Burak Yilmaz) and remains in the running for both first and second place, two games to go.
It closes with today’s program of group J: in Germany gets her fifth consecutive success, dropping poker in North Macedonia and becoming the first qualifier for the World Cup in Qatar: in the final 4-0 Werner’s brace, Muller’s two assists and Musiala’s first goal stand out, becoming the youngest German scorer in official matches at 18 years and 225 days.