- The 1: 2 defeat against Hungary did not push the Poles out of second place in the group, but it made the chances of qualifying in the play-off very slim.
- The Whites and the Reds needed to meet many conditions to succeed, but only one of them was fulfilled
- Turkey won their match by beating Montenegro 2:1. Wales tied at home to Belgium, allowing them to go into the play-off.
- He hurt more than the Poles’ defeat, because a tie in Monday’s match would be enough to score
- The play-off draw will be held on November 26
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After the 1:2 defeat against Hungary, the Polish national team closely followed what was supposed to happen in European stadiums on Tuesday. The results of Group D, E and G matches were to ultimately determine whether Paulo Sousa’s team would make it to the play-off matches, which will take place in March 2022. Being in this situation means playing the first play-off on your court.
The situation began to go according to the expectations of the Poles very quickly – in the fourth minute Montenegro took the lead in the match against TurkeyThe goal was scored by former Luisa Krakow football player Fatos Keraj. Eight minutes later, the good news came from Cardiff – the Belgians, already confident of going up, scored their first goal via Kevin De Bruyne in the match against Wales.
However, after 22 minutes of playing in Podgorica, Turkey managed to equalize, and Kerim Akturkoglu scored the goal. Finland I Ukraine, the last teams the Poles had to watch, were still tied 0-0, with France and Bosnia and Herzegovina, respectively. This status allowed the Poles to be ranked in the playoffs.
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But unfortunately, in the 32nd minute of the Cardiff match, Kieffer Moore took advantage of the mistake of the Belgian defense and defeated Queen Castells. At this stage Wally It was distributed at the expense of the Polish national team. These results continued in the top four matches from the Polish point of view until the end of the first half.
A quarter of an hour into the second half, bad news came from Podgorica – Turkey took a 2-1 lead after Orkun Gökçu was injured. France and Ukraine also took the lead, but that did not matter at the moment. Poles are required at this stage Turkey tie And Wales defeats. These conditions are not met, which means that the Polish team will not be ranked with certainty.
World Cup Qualifiers – Tuesday’s Match Results
Bosnia and Herzegovina – Ukraine 0:2 (0:0)
Montenegro – Turkey 1:2 (1:1)
Czech Republic – Estonia 2: 0 (0: 0)
Finland – France 0:2 (0:0)
Gibraltar – Latvia 1:3 (1:1)
Netherlands – Norway 2: 0 (0: 0)
Wales – Belgium 1:1 (1:1)
World Cup Qualifiers – Who made it to Europe?
Thus ended the World Cup qualifiers in the European region. The following people are happy to upgrade directly: SerbiaAnd SpainAnd SwitzerlandAnd FranceAnd BelgiumAnd Denmark, (Holland), CroatiaAnd Anglia And Germany.
World Cup Qualifiers – Who will play in the promotion qualifiers?
There are still playoffs to be played, as they will be promoted three Agencies. The 12 teams (10 runners-up in the qualifying groups and two teams who won their group in the League of Nations) will be divided into three “brackets”, with semi-finals and final matches taking place in each. Only one team from each category will be promoted to the World Cup in Qatar. The play-off draw will be held on November 26. Six teams will be ranked in it, which will play the semi-finals in their own stadium.
They will be ranked in the lottery:
They will not be entered into the lottery:
- North Macedonia
- Austria (playoffs thanks to victory in the League of Nations)
- Czech Republic (play-off thanks to victory in the League of Nations)