AL KHOR, Qatar (AP) — Niclas Füllkrug was scoring goals in Germany’s second division one year ago. Now he’s scoring at the World Cup. “That’s exactly what he’s there for,” teammate Thomas Müller said after Füllkrug's late goal rescued a 1-1 draw for Germany against Spain in Group E on Sunday. Exactly one year earlier, Füllkrug scored when his Werder Bremen lost 2-1 at Holstein Kiel in the second division. It’s been a remarkable rise for the 29-year-old Füllkrug, who now has two goals for Germany
Group H clash as both sides seek a first win at the Qatar tournament
The Manchester City midfielder has played just 19 minutes of football in Qatar across England's opening two games. There was widespread clamour for Foden to be introduced and Southgate was criticised for not utilising the 22-year-old as his side struggled to create chances at the Al Bayt Stadium. The England boss has been tipped to make changes in the final Group B game against Wales on Tuesday, with Foden potentially one of those to benefit.