The excitement: As with the France-Norway recreation, the winner right here is assured a spot in the subsequent round. A tie wouldn’t harm either staff much. Germany has by no means lost to Spain, profitable twice and enjoying to two attracts. Its only loss in World Cup group play got here in 1995. It didn’t look good in its opener here, though, outshooting China 18-four in a 1-0 win. Spain, enjoying in simply its second World Cup, picked up its first win within the event when it beat South Africa in its opener here behind two objectives from Jennifer Hermoso. Wednesday’s recreation shall be its first in a World Cup towards a European staff.