World Cup Qualifying Standings: England strong, Sweden overtake Spain

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1NEWS, England’s 4-0 win over Hungary in the Qatar 2022 World Cup European Zone Qualifiers Group I made the country’s national team the only giants to sweep four wins in the competition. matchday fourth, Thursday (2/9) or Friday morning WIB.

Success through goals from Raheem Sterling, Harry Kane, Harry Maguire, and Declan Rice in Budapest, Hungary, made England lead the standings with 12 points or five points behind Poland in seventh position.

While Germany, who also successfully beat Lichtenstein 2-0 in St Gallen, Switzerland, still have to stay in second place in Group J. Because they are one point behind Armenia, who is in the top position.

The champions of the 2021 European Cup, Italy, had to swallow a 1-1 draw when they hosted Bulgaria in Florence. The hosts scored through Federico Chiesa in the 16th minute while Bulgaria hit back through Atanas Iliev in the 39th minute.

Even so, azzurri– the Italian nickname – stays at the top of the standings with ten points. Italy is quite far ahead because the second ranked team, Switzerland, has only collected six points.

As for the 2010 South African World Cup champions, Spain, they have to work hard in the next match because their position at the top of Group B must go to Sweden. This situation occurred after Spain fell 1-2 in Stockholm and made Sweden rise to the top position by two points ahead of their rivals.

Meanwhile, the Belgian star-studded team won brilliant results in an away match against Estonia at the A Le Coq Arena Stadium, Tallin, Estonia. The team managed to crush the hosts with a 5-2 victory in which two of Belgium’s goals were scored by Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku.

This success makes Belgium maintain its position at the top of Group E standings with ten points. Three points ahead of the Czech Republic – who won 1-0 over Belarus – in second place.

European zone qualifiers will continue to matchday fifth tonight. Those who will compete in between are the Netherlands versus Montenegro, Ukraine versus France, and Slovakia versus Croatia.[]


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