Zambia Sink Germany In Seven-Goal Thriller To Advance
Zambia 4-3 Germany
Zambia's fine World Cup campaign continued after they claimed a thrilling 4-3 win over Germany to advance to the quarterfinals.
The Germans went ahead through Ochs in the 37th minute, before Zambia hit back in the second half through Banda (50'), Sakala (68') and then Mwepu (86') to make it 3-1 with four minutes remaining.
Germany then sent the match into extra time thanks to goals from Suat Serdar and Jonas Arweiler in the final five minutes of the second half to make it 3-3.
However, Zambia secured the win in second-half stoppage time thanks to a strike from Shemmy Mayembe in the 107th minute.
Uruguay 1-0 Saudi Arabia
Uruguay booked their spot in the quarterfinals, after recording a 1-0 win over Saudi Arabia on Wednesday morning.
The game's only goal arrived after 50 minutes as Nicolas de la Cruz fired home from the penalty spot to secure the win.
England 2-1 Costa Rica
England advanced to the quarterfinals of the competition after defeating Costa Rica 2-1.
Everton starlet, Ademola Lookman bagged a brace with strikes in the 35th and 63rd minute, before Randall Leal bagged a consolation for the Costa Ricans.