World Cup – Qualifiers
start: 20:45 (GMT+2)
Football, L’Équipe, Kicker, Marca, La Gazzetta dello Sport remind us
that the last summer day will begin with the 7th
round of the football qualifying campaign of FIFA World Cup Russia
2018. The great attention is paid to the defending World champions.
C tournament position
4 rounds to the end of the qualifying stage the team of Joachim Löw
is 5 points ahead of its main challenger – national team of the
Northern Ireland (18 points vs 13). And then the third position is
taken by the closest opponent of the World champions – the national
team of Czech Republic (9 points). The new battle of the finalists of
the 1976 UEFA European Football Championship will be held in the
capital of Czech Republic on home arena of Slavia, Eden Arena.
Anniversary of history victory
year Czech Republic was celebrating the 40th
anniversary of the most significant football triumph – the victory
over the national team of BRD in the final match of Yugoslavian
European Championship in summer 1976. Now the fact of reaching the
final by the modern team of Czech Republic and moreover the victory
over Bundesteam in the final match belongs to the fiction literary
remind you that in October 2016, in Hamburg the World champions have
destroyed Czech Republic during the first meeting of the current
opponents with the score 3:0 (Müller 2, Kroos).
Löw is still experimenting with his squad. This time Manuel Neuer,
Benedikt Höwedes, Leroy Sané, Mario Götze won’t participate. Thomas
Müller was included at the last second.
of demand for the German goal scorer in the calendar matches of
Bayern Munich became the point at issue in Germany. Also Carlo
Ancelotti has been strongly criticized. Joachim Löw declared that he
greatly appreciates Thomas and that is why, he believes that he will
score a lot of goals.
to win – odds 1.5 5Dimes