Nov 30, Kathmandu: The Netherlands, Senegal, England, and America have reached the knockout stage of the ongoing FIFA World Cup football tournament in Qatar.
The Netherlands reached the knockout stage by defeating the hosts Qatar 2-0 in the last match of their group held on Tuesday night. Cody Gakpo and Frankie De Jong scored one goal each to make the Netherlands win. In the next match of this group, Senegal defeated Ecuador 2-1 and reached the knockout stage. Ismaila Saar and Kalidou Koulibaly scored one goal for Senegal, while Caicedo from Ecuador returned one goal.
From Group A, the Netherlands won with 7 points and Senegal entered the knockout stage as runners-up with 6 points. Similarly, in the match of Group B, England beat Wales 3-0 and reached the knockout stage. Marcus Rashford scored two goals for England while Phil Foden added one goal.
In the next match of this group, America defeated Iran 1-0 and reached the knockout stage. Christian Pulisic's goal was decisive in America's victory. In this group, England became the group winner with 7 points, while America became the runner-up with 5 points. Iran with 3 points and Wales with 1 point is out of the group stage. In the knockout stage of the World Cup football, while the Netherlands will face the USA, England will face Senegal.