Nov 27, Kathmandu- Japan, who shocked Germany in the first match of the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Qatar, is playing the second match today. Japan, which is in Group E, will face Costa Rica in the second match.
The match between Japan and Costa Rica will start at 3:45 pm Nepali time today at the Ahmad bin Ali Stadium.
Japan's goal will be their second win in a row when they take the field against Costa Rica. After defeating Germany 2-1 in the first match, if Japan defeats Costa Rica in the second match, its chances of going to the knockout stage will be strong.
On the other hand, Costa Rica lost 7-0 against Spain in the first match and is looking for its first win. After defeating Japan, Costa Rica wants to keep their chances of making the last 16 alive.
Despite the same 3-3 points in this group, Spain is in the top position based on goal difference, while Japan is in second place. Germany and Costa Rica are without points.