The meeting in Tokyo will start at 14:30 Moscow time. The teams represent Group D along with the national teams of Côte d’Ivoire and Saudi Arabia. 1xbet analysts gave their prediction for this match.
What form is Brazil in?
According to the rules, most players must not be over 24 years old, but it is allowed to include three players over that age. The Brazilian national team includes many players who are little known to the general public. But it will feature players such as Dani Alves and Richarlison. At the last moment, Zenit released Malcolm to the national team, and CSKA will be represented by defender Bruno Fuchs, who has not taken part in official matches since August 30, 2020.
The Brazilian national team held a friendly against the UAE U23 national team (5: 2). Fuchs entered the field in the 77th minute.
In what form is Germany?
With the exception of the player from Belgian Ghent, only Bundesliga players will play in the German national team. Among them are representatives of Leipzig, Wolfsburg, Union, Stuttgart – teams from the top ten at the end of last season.
The German Olympic team held one friendly match with the Honduras U23 team. The match ended in the 85th minute with the score 1: 1, when the Germans left the field in full due to racist insults.
Brazil v Germany: head-to-head statistics
The teams met in the final of the 2016 OI in Rio de Janeiro – Brazil snatched the victory in the penalty shootout (1: 1, 5: 4).
Expert prediction for the match Brazil – Germany July 22
Both teams will score in 1.85
Given the much weaker rivals in the group, the teams must give their best in the upcoming meeting. In this game, you can easily lose points and skip ahead of the main competitor in the fight for the first line.
In friendly matches, both teams scored goals, and both teams have enough offensive players to send the ball into the goal at least once.