In group A , Portugal and Mexico fix their spot in the semi finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 after beating New Zealand and Russia respectively in the matches played on 24th June .
The eleventh match of this confederations cup is fixed between Germany and Cameroon on 25th June at Fisht Olympic Stadium ,Sochi ,Sunday on 8:30 pm onwards. Both teams are playing their last group match in group B which is an important match for both of the teams as it decides their fate that they are in semi’s or not .
In the previous matches,Germany beats Australia by 3-2 and played a draw with Mexico and recently on second position in the group with four pointsand Cameroon ,in their previous matches had a draw with Australia by 1-1 and lose their match against Chile by 0-2 and therefore placed in the bottom of the group with only one point .
Sunday’s match in Sochi will be a deciding match as both sides needing a result to ensure their spot in the semi finals next week osf this senior FIFA tournament.
On looking on recent considerations , Germany needs just a point to take their foot ahead in semi’s and may be they reach on the top of the group B which also depends on the match of Australia and Chile also going to be played on Sunday.So, they are eager to finish this game in a smooth way as one point is sufficient for them to get into the semo’s.
In case of Cameroon ,there is also a probability to reach in the semi finals . For this they have to defeat the reigning world champions by at least two clear goals.So, they found themselves in a difficult position as they are bounded in a limit to play that type of game with smart strategy to win this match by two clear goals , but nothing is impossible, it totally depends on their hard and smart working and their way of playing in this match.
Head to Head Matches
Before this match , the two teams met each other in June 2014 and had three matches with two wins in the account of Germany and a draw by 2-2. So , looking at this Germany is in strong position as compared to Cameroon.
Key Players Of Both The Teams
In Germany Football Team , young players play impressively in their previous matches of this cup and make a name for themselves . So , they have a pressure and responsibility to succeed their smart and well playing in this match also. Players like Lars Stindl who has highest two goals in this cup and Joshua Kimmich have a natural game playing technique ,their understanding of game and agility make their team more stronger. Also striker Sandro Wagner and talented young striker Werner , Sule and Brandt are in good form and showing great promise to their game.
The Indomitable Lions’s players like Moukandjo, Andre Frank Zambo Anguissa are in full of enthusiasm and fully determined to play exactly the level of game as Germany plays.Hugo Broos will likely to select those members of their team which plays with positivity and concentrated mind and are expected to play well in the match.
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
About Cameroon football team
Nickname : Les Lions Indomptables (The Indomitable Lions)
Confederations : CAF
Associations : Federations Camerounaise de football
Captain : Benjamine Moukandjo
Head Coach : Hugo Broos
Top scorer : Samuel Eto’o
Match Venue Details
City : Sochi (Russia)
Stadium : Fisht Olympic Stadium
Stadium Capacity : 47,659
Refree :Wilmer Roldan (COL)
Date : 25th june 2017
Timing : 18:00 local time , 8:30pm IST
Possible Players of both the Team
Germany : Antonio Rudiger, Jonas Hector ,Emre Can ,Leon Goretzka, Lars Stindl, Julian Draxler, Kevin Trapp, Shkodran Mustafi , Timo Werner, Joshua Kimmich , Matthias Ginter .
Cameroon : Fabrice Ondoa ; Collins Fai; Adolphe Teikeu; Michael Ngadeu Ngadjui; Arnaud Djoum; Sebastien Siani; Benjamin Moukandjo; Christian Bassogog; Vincent Aboubakar; Ernest Mabouka; Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa.
Both the teams wants their countaries to be in the semi finals, so both are under high pressure and tension to play well in the Sunday’s match .But on looking towards the form and playing of the Germany football team ,they are seem to be the winners of this match but it means not that Cameroon has high chance to lose this match but they have to play hard to grab the win from the mouth of the Germany.
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