Germany Team Profile for FIFA World Cup 2022: The FIFA World Cup 2022 will kick-start on 20th November and will go on till 18th December 2022. There are a total of 32 teams who will be competing in the mega event.
In a decisive fashion, out of 10 games, Germany won nine games and won Group J. Their performance was not up to the mark in only one home game against North Macedonia wherein they lost the game 2-1. It has been seen that North Macedonia can be a tricky opponent.
It’s all about possession and counter-pressing for Germany. Hansi Flick, head coach, wants his team to move forward in a methodical way, control the ball, and put pressure on the opposite team to force turnovers.
With an extensive array of technically gifted players such as Ilkay Gudogan, Jamal Musiala, Kai Havertz, Leroy sane, Marco Rees, and Serge Gantry, who are skilled as well as creative with the ball, Germany is in a good position in the tournament.
Goalkeepers: Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich), Marc-Andre ter Stegen (Barcelona), Kevin Trapp (Eintracht Frankfurt)
Defenders: Jonathan Tah (Bayer Leverkusen); Thilo Kehrer (PSG); Niklas Sule (Borussia Dortmund); Lukas Klostermann (RB Leipzig); Benjamin Henrichs (RB Leipzig), Antonio Rudiger (Real Madrid); Nico Schlotterbeck (Borussia Dortmund), Robin Gosens (Inter)
Midfielders: Joshua Kimmich (Bayern Munich); Jonas Hoffman (Borussia Monchengladbach); Julian Brandt (Borussia Dortmund); Leon Goretzka (Bayern Munich); Ilkay Gundogan (Manchester City); Jamal Musiala (Bayern Munich), Florian Witz (Bayer Leverkusen), Florian Neuhas (Borussia Monchengladbach)
Forwards: Lukas Nmecha (Wolfsburg), Leroy Sane (Bayern Munich), Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich), Karim Adeyemi (Borussia Dortmund), Serge Gnabry (Bayern Munich), Kai Havertz (Chelsea), Youssoufa Moukoko (Dortmund)
2022 FIFA World Cup | Germany’s complete schedule (IST)
Germany vs Japan on Nov 23 at 18:30 (IST)
Germany vs Spain on Nov 28 at 00:30 (IST)
Germany vs Costa Rica on Dec 2 at 00:30 (IST)
2022 FIFA World Cup Live Telecast In India
The live broadcast rights of the FIFA World Cup 2022 in India are with Viacom18 (that’s Sports18 and Sports18 HD for TV viewers), while the live streaming of the tournament will be available for free on JioCinema.