Germany and Chile both are playing their second matches in their group B after winning their first matches from Australia and Cameroon respectively. So, the eighth match of the confederation cup is going to be played on 22nd June, Thursday at the Kazan arena, Kazan (Russia) from 21:00 Local time onwards. Both teams will be looking to take possession and destroy their opponents to put them in pressure as soon as possible. This match is also important for both the teams as a win will guarantee their place in the semi-finals. So, this is likely to be a high scoring match.
Germany’s young squad is in full of joy and confidence after winning from 3-2 goals from Australia in their opening match. Germany look to continue the perfect competitive record against Chile. The four times world champions can book their position in the semi-finals with another win.
Key Players of Both the Teams
Chile’s players have to coordinate their defensive cover as it is dangerous for them in the match played on Kazan with the former world champions on Thursday. So, players like Marcelo Diaz and Edson Punch have to improve their defensive technique and also mental strength and positivity for the upcoming match. So, they have to create pressure and tension on the other team, avoid faults and play their game with tactfulness.
Chile’s match winning goalscorer Arturo Vidal and Jara, Herrera and other team players are expected to act prudently and play well in the match with full of coordination, patience and mutual understandings.
Head to Head matches
Both the teams play three former competitive games in the FIFA world cup and all wins are in the account of German football team showing their spirit that how determined they are to win their matches.
Possible Team Players
Germany : Joshua Kimmich , Antonio Rudiger, Jonas Hector ,Emre Can , Julian Brandt , Leon Goretzka, Lars Stindl, Julian Draxler ,Marc -Andre ter Stegen, Shkodran Mustafi, Timo Werner.
Chile : Johnny Herrera; Mauricio Isla; Gary Medel; Gonzalo Jara; Jean Beausejour; Arturo Vidal; Marcalo Diaz ; Charles Aranguiz; Jose Fuenzalida; Eduardo Vargas; Alexis Sanchez.
About Chile Football team
Nickname : La Roja (The Red Ones)
Confederations : CONMEBOL(South America)
Association : Federacion de Futbol de Chile (FFCh)
Captain : Claudio Bravo
Head Coach : Juan Antonio Pizzi
Top Scorer : Alexis Sanchez
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 : Kazan
Stadium : Kazan Arena
Capacity : 45,379
Date : 22nd June
Timing : 23:30 (IST)
Though Chile is a strong football team but the chances to win this match is more in Germany as it is seen more stronger than the LarRoza’s . Chile have to defend from the dangerous attacking technique of Germany football players otherwise the probability to lose this match become more for Chile football team.
Broadcasting Rights (India)
Sony Pictures Networks