Germany faces Nigeria with a spot within the quarterfinals on the road. Deutschland won group B with a 3-0-0 record
and did not concede a goal, connection the us because the solely groups to do that during this tournament.
Meanwhile, Nigeria was in an exceedingly powerful A that enclosed France,
Norway and South Korea, however they sneaked through collectively of the four third-place groups to maneuver on.
After well topping their cluster while not concession a goal, the Germans currently fight Federal Republic of Nigeria,
who barely scraped through to the knockout stages once finishing third in A.
Germany have enjoyed one thing of AN uncomplicated journey to the last-16,
winning every of their 3 cluster games while not concession a goal.
After creating light-weight work of topping their cluster,
the Germans can fancy themselves to urge the higher of a Nigeria facet that came through collectively of the simplest third-placed sides.
Germany: once 2 straight 1-0 wins, Deutschland grabbed a 4-0 convince South Africa to supply a small amount additional of momentum in attack.
whereas from time to time the team has been wasteful within the final third, the gritty defense has carried this team.
It’s felt sort of a brick all at the rear, and with no team having been ready to score against them,
it bodes well for them once it involves creating a run at the tournament.
Leonie Maier in defense are a few things else.
Nigeria: they’re excited to be at this stage, and therefore the 1-0 loss to France within the last game showed that they might contend and defend with discipline,
only concession on a penalty kick. the same performance is required here.
Their best probability is to play full-scale defense and press on the counter or hope to form it to penalties wherever something will happen.
What is the team news?
Goalkeepers: Almuth Schult, Laura Benkarth, Merle Frohms
Defenders: Carolin Simon, Kathrin Hendrich, Leonie Maier, Marina Hegering, Lena Goeßling, Johanna Elsig, Verena Schweers, Sara Doorsoun
Midfielders: Lena Oberdorf, Svenja Huth, Dzsenifer Marozsán, Sara Däbritz, Giulia Gwinn, Linda Dallmann, Melanie Leupolz, Lina Magull, Turid Knaak
Forwards: Lea Schüller, Alexandra Popp, Klara Bühl
Goalkeepers: Tochukwu Oluehi, Chiamaka Nnadozie, Alaba Jonathan
Defenders: Osinachi Ohale, Ngozi Ebere, Onome Ebi, Faith Michael, Chidinma Okeke
Midfielders: Amarachi Okoronkwo, Evelyn Nwabuoku, Rita Chikwelu, Chinaza Uchendu, Ngozi Okobi-Okeoghene, Rasheedat Ajibade, Halimatu Ayinde, Ogonna Chukwudi
Forwards: Anam Imo, Asisat Oshoala, Desire Oparanozi, Uchenna Kanu, Francisca Ordega, Chinwendu Ihezuo, Alice Ogebe
When is Germany vs Nigeria?
The knockout match will take place on Saturday June 22 at 4:30pm UK time.
That’s 5:30pm in Germany and 4:30pm in Nigeria.
The Stade des Alpes will host the event.
What TV channel is Germany vs Nigeria on and can I live stream it?
This game can be seen live on BBC Two from 7:30pm.
Can I watch Germany vs Nigeria for free?
BBC iPlayer will be streaming live coverage of the match, meaning it’s available FREE for all UK viewers with a TV licence.
Germany have won every of their previous 5 games against Nigeria. once the groups last met (2011), Deutschland won by a goal to relative quantity.