2017 FIFA Confederations Cup: Germany Beats Chile 1-0 in the Finals
Okay! So, the world champions proved it is just not correct to underestimate them in any situation. Germany continued domination as the team beat Chile in the finals of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup on 2nd July at Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg. It was a blow for all those who were anticipating that the world champions would not be able to mark victory against the Copa América champions. World Champions Germany secured their first ever Confederations title as the team defeated Chile 1-0 in the final match of the 10th edition of the Confederations Cup on Sunday. Fans of the German team are filled with much joy as their favorites won the European Under-21 Championship in Poland on Friday, and now the German National Football Team clinched the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. Let’s have a look at the major highlights of the match.
2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Final Match: As it Happened
The final match of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup was full of tension and agitation. Both the teams did their best to win the match. Consequently, team Germany won the match 1-0 defeating the Copa América Champions Chile. For team Germany, Lars Stindl became the only goalscorer making the goal in the first-half of the match taking advantage of some dreadful defending. After the break, Chile went close on many occasions, but unfortunately, the star players of the team faltered in front of the goal. Players like La Roja, Marc-Andre, and Alexis Sanchez tried very hard to score but failed eventually. The second half of the match went in much distress as both the teams tried to make a goal. But to their dismay, none of the teams got successful in doing so. And so, team Germany won the match 1-0.
2018 FIFA World Cup: What to Expect?
Completion of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup has indicated the arrival of 2018 FIFA World Cup. The super league will begin on 14 June 2018 in Russia and will be played till 15 July 2018. Eyes will be stuck on the current champions Germany but other strong teams like Argentina, Italy, France, Brazil, and England will also be giving a tough time to each other and other teams as well.