The German footballers are close to the qualification for the World Cup 2023. The playful selection of national trainer Martina Voss-Tecklenburg compact pursuer Portugal with 3: 0 (1: 0) and could with the eighth victory in the eighth game on Tuesday in Serbia the ticket for Release the finals in Australia and New Zealand.
Lena Oberdorf (40th), Klara Bühl (55th) and Felicitas smoke (80th) met 7364 viewers in Bielefeld. In the 59th minute, Captain Alexandra Popp celebrated her comeback after a hearing break.
Germany performs the Sechser Group H with 21 points sovereign in front of the Serbs (15) and Portugal (13). Only the group winners qualify directly, the second play play-offs.
Three months before the European Championship prelude against Denmark (8th of July) in England, Voss-Tecklenburg continued on a lot of Wolfsburg-Power. A quintet of the Bundesliga leader and Champions League semi-finalists formed the core of the starting eleven.
And VfL striker Tabea Waßmuth missed the first opportunity for the early lead after only 93 seconds. It was the start signal for a strong German initial phase in Eastern Westphalia Aprilwetter. However, the opportunity recycling left to be desired between hail showers and sunshine.
The strong right side of the German team with the eye-catching Svenja Huth prepared the Portuguese problems. Because often the precision was missing, it needed a standard situation for the lead in Wolfsburg co-production: Huth’s corner headed the unguarded Oberdorf from a short distance and crowned her strong appearance.
Compared to the last place at the four-country tournament in England at the start of the EM year, which missed over a dozen players, the DFB team showed more stable. The audience thanked for the dedicated appearance with “Germany, Germany” calls after the break.
The 2016 Olympic champion continued to play the game – then two Bayern players made for clearer circumstances. According to the edge of right-to-etholizer Giulia Gwinn, the previously overhaved Bühl pushed.