All About Upcoming International Friendly Matches

International break is a botheration for all the football lovers. Because in these days they can’t enjoy the matches of their favorite clubs or players. But this time the international break is different from the previous breaks. Because this time in this break the international friendly matches is going to be held!! All the FIFA ranked countries including Brazil, Argentina, Germany are going to face each other for friendly matches. Putting in front the upcoming world cup 2018 FIFA has organized these matches. On the one hand, the whole world will be immersed in the flavor of World Cup as well as the participating countries in the event will be able to examine their strengths and weakness themselves.

The big matches of international friendly matches will be started through the clash between Brazil & Russia. On 23rd in this month, the world cup hosting country Russia is going to play against the team of Coutinho, Casemiro, and Alves. Due to injury, the main man of Brazil team Naymer Jr. is out of the squad. The match will be held at Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia at 10 PM of Bangladesh time. Brazil, the 2nd ranked team of FIFA is the most demanding team of the world cup this time. The expectation of the supporters is very high about the performance of the team full of star players.

Coutinho at Friendly Matches
Coutinho. Source: Barca Blaugranes

When it’s all about football the teams which come across to mind are Brazil and Argentina. They will face Italy on the 24th march at 1:45 AM. This time the condition of Argentina team is not good at all. After a lot of struggle, they have qualified for the world cup depending upon the Lionel Messi. Although the team has players like Aguero, Di Maria, Dybala, Banega and Mascherano who can play a very good game & give a tough competition to any other teams, Yet the football magician Lionel Messi is also in the team as a captain and the main man. On the other hand, Buffon’s Italy, the eliminated team of the world cup will not give up so easily. Overall, this match is going to be full of excitement, which is going to be held at Etihad stadium in Manchester, England.

Lionel Messi

As everyone considers Brazil & Argentina the all-time rivals in the football history, like this Spain and Germany also has a tough contest on the field. The last two world champions of this competition are also hot favorite this time. Both teams have well-qualified players. Besides Ramos, Iniesta and Busquets Spain team also have some young talents like Isco, Asensio, Morata and De Gea. The German team is also having a strong squad. The team of Boateng, Kimmich, Ozil, Kroos, and Neuer is like a nightmare for any other teams!! It seems like, this match is going to be the main attraction of all friendly matches. The match will be held on 24th March at 1:45 AM.

Ozil
Ozil. Source: Sky Sports

On the other hand, Netherland will face England and France will play against Colombia. Both the matches will be held on 24th of this month at 1:45 AM & 2:00 AM respectively. France is the most promising team of this world cup. The team made up of Umtiti, Pogba, Kante, Griezmann, Dembele and Mbappe is also a strong side for lifting up the world cup this time. So, they will play having the pressure of expectations of the football lovers. Putting on the badge of underdog besides the name, England is also in a strong position.

This is not the end of the football war. Each team will play one more friendly match. Brazil-Germany and Argentina-Spain are the big matches among them. Last time Germany broke the dream of Brazil of winning the world cup. Having the terrible memory of 7-1, Brazil will go to the field to take revenge. Germany is also having a chance to prove their superiority. The match will be held on 28th March at Olympiastadion stadium in Berlin, Germany at 12:45 AM. On the other match, Argentina will compete with Spain. This match will also be held on the same day at 1:30 AM.

Overall, the whole football world is going to enjoy a lot of matches full of excitement in a few days. In the war of superiority, every team is going to give their best performance on the field. For every football lover, the next few days’ is gonna be like a dream. Now it’s time to wait to enjoy that dream.

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