Defending Olympic champions begin defending their title in Yokohama on Thursday
Brazil began defending their men’s soccer title at the 2016 Olympic Games with a tough test against Germany in Yokohama on Thursday.
Celiacau won the gold medal on home soil in Rio de Janeiro five years ago, inspired by Neumar, and while Paris Saint-Germain forward is not in his squad this time, he still has the likes of Dani Elvis and Richard Lesson. There is also a lot of star power as they look to retain the crown.
Game ahead, the aim There are details to watch on TV, stream online, team news and much more.
TV channel, live stream and how to watch
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Team News and Rosters
* Represents over 23 player
|Goalkeepers||Brennan, Lukau, Santos *|
|Bodyguard||Nano, Ricardo Gerka, Guillermo Arana, Gabriel Menu, Dani Elvis *, Diego Carlos *, Abner Venus, Bruno Foss|
|Midfielders||Matthias Henrique, Bruno Gomaris, Douglas Luiz, Claudinho, Rainier.|
|Forward||Gabriel Martinelli, Paulinho, Richardson, Mathis Kanha, Anthony, Malcolm.|
Brazil have struggled to defend their Copa Am ٹrica title this summer, but they are hoping for better luck at the Games.
Only one player, Everton star Richard Lesson, was selected for both tournaments, while Dani Elvis was selected as the captain in Japan after sitting out of the Copa.
Forecast starting XI from Brazil: Santos, Daniel Elvis, Diego Carlos, Nano, Guillermo Arana; Douglas Luiz, Bruno Gomaris, Claudinho; Richard Lesson, Mathis Kanha, Anthony.
|Goalkeepers||Broaderson, M مولller, Plugman.|
|Bodyguard||Henriques, Paper, Ram, Toronaria, Adokhai, Slaughterback.|
|Midfielders||Amiri *, Arnold *, Jacobs, Lowen, Mayer, Stach, good.|
|Forward||Max Cross *, Rector, Tucherat.|
Germany’s Olympic preparations are straightforward, with many clubs refusing to release their star athletes for the tournament.
Max Cross, Nadeem Amiri and Maximilian Arnold scored 23 runs over the age of 23, while the squad includes five squad members who won the U21 European Championship in June.
Forecast XI starting from Germany: Mرller Henriques, Piper, Toronaria, Ram Arnold, Amiri, Mayer; Cross, Tuchert, Rector.
Match Day One Fixtures
|Fixtures||Kick off time|
|Mexico vs. France||4am ET, 1am PT|
|Japan v South Africa||7am ET, 4am PT|
|New Zealand v South Korea||4am ET, 1am PT|
|Honduras vs. Romania||7am ET, 4am PT|
|Egypt vs. Spain||3:30 am ET, 12am PT|
|Argentina v Australia||6.30am ET, 3.30am PT|
|Ivory Coast vs Saudi Arabia||4.30am ET, 1.30am PT|
|Brazil vs. Germany||7.30am ET, 4.30am PT|