Costa Rica have secured the last ticket to the World Cup in Qatar and a preliminary round clash with the German team.
The Central Americans beat New Zealand 1-0 (1-0) in the intercontinental play-off final.
Joel Campbell (3rd) scored for the team around goalkeeper Keylor Navas, who celebrated his sixth World Cup appearance. New Zealand’s Kosta Barbarouses was shown the red card for rough play (69th). Costa Rica will be the third opponent of the German national team in Group E on 1 December.