- Holders Germany validate with feat in Northern Ireland
- England also into FIFA World Cup finals after thespian win opposite Slovenia
- Robert Lewandowski creates story yet Poland contingency wait to strech Russia
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- Permutations: who needs what to qualify
Qualified: Belgium, England, Germany, Russia (hosts)
Germany usually indispensable a indicate to bind gift during a responsibility of a usually organisation that could locate them, yet instead within 21 mins a holders were dual adult and cruising to a ideal ninth win in a group. Sebastian Rudy let fly from stretch in usually a second notation and Sandro Wagner also struck from outward a box to supplement to his prior hat-trick opposite San Marino. Joshua Kimmich done it 3 late on. Northern Ireland go to Norway on Sunday certain of second place yet anticipating to boost their play-off chances.
Czech Republic changed forward of Azerbaijan into third position afterÂ AntonÃn BarÃ¡k headed in a cranky fromÂ VladimÃr Darida with 24 mins to go.
Joshua King scored dual of Norway’s 3 early goals and Mohamed Elyounoussi got a hat-trick as Norway went fourth, above Azerbaijan on idea disproportion and dual points behind a Czechs.
Robert Lewandowski’s hat-trick took his total in subordinate to a new European record of 15 goals yet nonetheless a feat ensured during slightest a play-off for Poland, tip symbol will not be motionless until Sunday after Denmark also won.
Christian Eriksen’s 16th-minute strike, a fifth uninterrupted general in that he has scored, gave Denmark a win that means they will validate on idea disproportion on Sunday should they kick Romania and Poland remove to Montenegro. Though Montenegro can't now win a group, a feat in Poland and better for Denmark could still give them second position on idea disproportion and even a play-off.
The night’s usually home winners, Romania done certain of a fourth-placed finish in a group, and cursed Kazakhstan to sixth behind Armenia, interjection to dual Constantin Budescu goals.
Captain Harry Kane’s last-gasp bid gave England feat and put a shimmer on their qualification, for that in a finish they would usually have indispensable a draw. To finish second on Sunday, Slovenia contingency kick Scotland and wish Slovakia do not better Malta.
There was also late play in Glasgow as underneath vigour from surrogate Chris Martin, Slovakia’s Martin Å krtel incited Ikechi Anya’s 89th-minute cranky into his possess net. Earlier Scotland had twice strike a woodwork opposite a Slovakia organisation reduced to 10 group by RÃ³bert Mak’s sending-off mid by a initial half. Scotland are now dual points transparent of Slovakia in second and will sign that symbol with a win in Slovenia. Should Scotland draw, Slovakia would pass them by violence Malta.
The hosts noted Pietro Ghedin’s final home compare in assign by removing off a symbol in Group F with a well-deserved draw. Andrei Agius gave Malta a lead with a pinpoint expostulate that found a dilemma of a net and, yet Vykintas Slivka leveled with another pointing bid from outward a area, Malta hold on for a point.