Two of the best teams in this world cup, France and Germany, will come face to face this Friday.
France has shown a very impressive performances in this world cup as they have scored 10 goals in 4 games in the fixtures they have played coming into the Quarter final clash.
Germany also has been impressive throughout the games they have played in this edition of the World Cup. They have scored 9 goals in four games.
This match carries the intensity of a final match that could decide the tournament. Featuring the best players playing in the European leagues, this match is sure to be one of the best games played in the tournament.
Germany came out managing a narrow win against Algeria in the Round of 16. As the game remained in a goalless draw till the 90 minutes, the game was extended to the extra time. But at the beginning of the extra-time Andre Schurrle scored for Germany providing an important end to the German frustration. The lead was doubled by Mesut Özil in the 120th minute. But match’s scoreline was not yet shaped as Algeria’s Abdelmoumene Djabou scored a consolation in the additional time.
France also did not have a good time playing against Nigeria. France was expected to dominate the game but Nigeria produced the best in their game and made life difficult for the French side. France were held to a goalless draw at the half time. at the 79th minute Pogba provided the breakthrough for the French and the lead was doubled at the additional time when Joseph Yobo scored an own goal.
The players to watch for this fixture are Thomas Muller for Germany and Benzema for the French side. Muller has already scored 4 goals for Germany while Benzema has scored three times in this tournament.
In spite of a quite low performance in the previous games by their standard, this match will be in the games that will be a game that will be remembered for years.
Germany Vs France: Head to Head stats, Lineups,Predictions and Livestream
Germany Vs France: Head to Head stats
Matches played: 10
Won by Germany: 3
Won by France: 5
Draws : 2
Germany Vs France: Recent Form
Germany Vs France: Lineups
Germany: Neuer; Höwedes, Hummels, Mertesacker, Boateng; Schweinsteiger, Lahm, Kroos; Götze, Özil, Müller.
France: Lloris; Debuchy, Koscienly, Varane, Evra; Sissoko, Valbuena, Matuidi, Pogba; Griezmann, Benzema.
Germany Vs France:Predictions
Germany 1-0 France: The match will be a very competitive one but Germany might edge a narrow win.