The fourth match of the FIFA Confederations cup is going to be played between the teams Australia and Germany at the Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi on 19th June from 18:00 local time.
Germany were the first team to qualify in the Confederation cup via competition, after winning 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. This team is taking third time part in this confederations cup after the years 1999 and 2005.
Australia were the second team to qualified in the tournament after winning 2015 AFC Asia Cup by beating South Korea in the finals. This is the fourth time appearance of this team in the confederations cup after the years 1997, 2001 and 2005.
Australia is the only national football team to have been a champion of two confederations that is winners of AFC Asian cup in 2015 on their home land and champions of OFC National cup four times between 1980 and 2004. In the history of FIFA Confederations cup, Australia is one time runners up in the year 1997 and got third place in the year 2001.
Germany is the one of the most successful soccer teams in the international tournaments as they are four times world cup champions and three times champions and three times runners up in European championships .Also many more achievements are in the hand of this team .In FIFA Confederations cup they got third place in the year 2005.
Key Players Of Both The Teams
In Germany Football Team, young players have a pressure and responsibility to succeed the playing of their former star performers and make a name for themselves. Players like Joshua Kimmich has a natural game playing technique, his dangerous crosses, understanding of game and agility remembered the playing of Philipp Lahm. Also striker Sandro Wagner and talented young striker Werner are in good form and Sule and Brandt show great promise to their game.
In Australian Football Team, players like Ryan, Milligan and forward player Tim Cahill play their philosophical game and are capable of beating them .
Australia national soccer team
Nickname : Socceroos
Association : Football Federation Australia
Confederation : AFC (Asia)
Head Coach : Ange Postecoglou
Captain : Mile Jedinak
Top Scorer : Tim Cahill
German national soccer team
Nicknames(s) : DFB-Elf (DFB eleven)
Die Mannschaft(The Team)
Association : German Football Association
Confederation : UEFA(Europe)
Head Coach : Joachim Low
Captain : Manuel Neur
Top Scorer : Lothas Matthaus
Match Venue Details
City : Sochi (Russia)
Stadium : Fisht Olympic Stadium
Stadium Capacity : 47,659
Refree : Mark Gieger (United States)
Date : 19th june 2017
Timing : 18:00 local time
Expected Team Players
Australia : Mat Ryan , Bailey Wright , Milos Degenek, Trent Sainsbury , Mark Milligan , Aaron Mooy , Aziz Behich , Jackson Irvine , Tom Rogic, Mathew Leckie, Tomi Juric.
Germany : Bernd Leno , Joshua Kimmich , Matthias Ginter , Antonio Rudiger, Jonas Hector ,Emre Can , Julian Brandt , Leon Goretzka, Lars Stindl, Julian Draxler Sandro Wagner.
Both the teams are in good form and in confidence to win at sochi but the winning probability of this game is more in Germany as this match is the sixth meeting between these two teams and Germany get three wins and one draw with the Australia.
Australian matches have been broadcast by SBS (free to air network) and on Fox Sports (subscription network).