The defending champions will take on the Spaniards in the upcoming international friendly to be played in Russia. This clash is going to be one of the most awaited clashes in this world cup because both Germany and Spain are titans of this sport and both the teams would display their unique style of playing the beautiful game. The Germans have all star players on the team and even the reserve bench can give a run to the other nations for lifting the world cup. However, Spain has also got a youth brigade that can create wonders with the assistance of the few senior players on the list.
When and where?
This match is to be played at Esprit Arena in Dusseldorf, Russia. The ground has a capacity of 54, 600 and it is expected to be a chilly day in Dusseldorf which would only add to the excitement of this game. Both Germany and Spain has to adapt to the climate because in Russia, it’s always chilly. The clash will take place at 1:15 AM (IST) on March 24, 2018 and this match will be available to watch on Sony LIV app.
Germany won – 2
Spain won – 3
Not decided – 1
Germany – W W W D D
Spain – W W W W D
Goalkeepers: Leno, K. Trapp, M. ter Stegen
Defenders: Jerome Boateng, Ginter, Hummels, Kimmich, Plattenhardt, Rudiger, Sule
Midfielders: Can, Draxler, Goretzka. Gundogan, Hector, Khedira, Kroos, Ozil, Rudy, Sane
Forwards: Brandt, Gomez, Muller, Stindl, Wagner, Werner
Goalkeepers: Kepa, De Gea, Pepe Reina
Defenders: Jordi Alba, Marcos Alonso, Azpilicueta, Daniel Carvajal, Nacho, Alvaro Odriozola, Pique, Sergio Ramos
Midfielders: Isco, Thaigo Alcantara, Marco Asensio, Rodri Hernandez, Iniesta, David Silva, Saul, Dani Parejo, Koke, Lucas Vazquez
Forwards: Iago Aspas, Diego Costa, Rodrigo
Germany – Ter Stegen (GK), Hector, Hummels, Boateng, Kimmich, Kroos, Gundogan, Sane, Ozil, Muller, Werner
Spain – De Gea (GK), Azpilicueta, Ramos, Pique, Alba, Iniesta, Rodri, Koke, Silva, Costa Asensio
This mouthwatering fixture of Germany and Spain would see the whole world watching the game because the defending champions has been on 21 game winning streak and the Spaniards would use their tiki-taka style of play to outsmart the Germans but it is expected that the fire Germans bring into this game will see the through in this friendly. Both the European countries have been World champions before and they would display their elegance in this game which would be a visual treat for spectators everywhere.
THIS ESP VS GER MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON OUR RESEARCH AND UNDERSTANDING FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.