2022.12.02 08:01Nation

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2022.12.02 08:01Nation

Japan Reaches Last 16 of Soccer World Cup in Qatar

Japan reached the last 16 of the soccer World Cup in Qatar with its dramatic victory over Spain, the 2010 World Cup champion, in their final group-stage game Thursday.
   Japan qualified for the FIFA World Cup round of 16 for the second straight time, becoming the first Asian team to achieve such a milestone.
   In the Group E game in Doha, the capital of Qatar, on Thursday, Japan pulled off a 2-1 upset win over Spain and finished at the top of the group.
   Japan will face Croatia, which took second place in the previous 2018 World Cup in Russia, in a round of 16 match, aiming to reach the quarterfinals of the World Cup for the first time.