First of all, without checking a map, just where is Gelsenkirchen?
A battle between Bialo-Czerwoni and La Tri.
Poland will be playing in its seventh World Cup. Its best finish was a pair of third place finishes in 1974 (in Germany) and 1982 (in Spain). Ecuador is in its second World Cup and went 1-2 before going home.
Wrapup - So Germany prevails over Costa Rica 4-2 and Ecuador surprises Poland, 2-0.
The Poles have pretty much a must win match on Wednesday against Germany in Dortmund. That will be the final match in ESPN2's traditional Flag Day tripleheader of World Cup matches. Ecuador faces Costa Rica on Thursday in Hamburg.