[Grammar] Do/does Germany have/has

Qafsiel

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Hello
I'm confused by something. I see on the internet sentences like this:
Do/Does Germany have/has [a rugby team] ?- in all variants posible.
I thought that if "Germany" being at the third person singular we should use "does" and "has".
Isn't the correct form like this: Does Germany has [a rugby team?]?
 

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'Does Germany have a rugby team?'

(Yes, it does. [link])
(You'll also hear 'Yes, they do'.)
 
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Could you please explain me why it is that way? What's the logic?
 

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Nobody said English was logical.:-(

Note that after 'Do/does' the bare infinitive is used, whether the subject is plural or singular:

'Do people here have any money?'
'Does your wife have her own bank account?'
 
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In some variants, you can use a plural verb:

Do Germany have a football team?
 
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