Germany sit third in Group E after one round of matches following their surprise 2-1 loss to Japan on Wednesday, so picking up points against Spain - coming off a 7-0 victory over Costa Rica - will be essential. Germany made headlines when they covered their mouths for the team photo before the Japan match in a protest to highlight they felt silenced by FIFA. The events resulted in German supermarket chain Rewe deciding to waive its advertising rights with the German Football Association earlier this week.
France will qualify for the knockout rounds if they defeat Denmark at Stadium 974 this evening
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