Football : Germany wins the first fifa Confederations Cup in its history
Coming with its B-team, went home with the trophy : Germany, no holder usual, picked up his first fifa Confederations Cup by beating Chile (1-0) in the final of the edition 2017, Sunday, July 2, in St. Petersburg.
The world champions succeed in the charts in Brazil triple taking the title, and now hope to break the curse that has seen the winners of the nine editions all fail to win the World in the aftermath.
A team bis
However, it is precisely to make the doubled 2014/2018 that Joachim Löw had chosen to avoid its licensees compete in three tournaments in three years. He had suddenly summoned three champions of the world (Mustafi, Ginter and Draxler) within the youngest group of plateau Russian, only 24 years and 4 months in average.
He was able to do a review of membership, which has enabled confirmations (Ter Stegen, Rüdiger Kimmich, Hector), revelations (Rudy, Goretzka, Stindl, Werner) and promises (Can, Henrichs, Brandt), by stacking twelve goals in five matches.
a team twice won the title confirms the current power of Germany, also winner of Friday’s Euro Hopes, but is without doubt also a very poor advertisement for the Confederations Cup on the line, and that could be affected by the ” analysis “ of all the competitions launched by the president of FIFA, Gianni Infantino.
Chile has done very well
” We are made to write the history “, had indicated Friday that the star chilean Sanchez : la Roja had been because of the Argentina of Messi in the final of the Copa America 2015 and 2016, and then the Portugal of Cristiano Ronaldo in the semi-final of this tournament Russian (0-0, a. p., 3-0 t. a. b.). But the golden age of chile met with the German eagle, in spite of a good performance.
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The Chileans have lost the match on a huge mistake : Diaz was nicking the ball in front of its surface by Werner who only had to serve Stindl, pushing the ball into the empty cage to open the scoring (20e). Stindl joined his teammates Werner and Goretzka in the top of the ranking of the goalscorers (3 outputs each).
If the video was one of the main protagonists of the competition, Draxler has been his Golden Ball and Germany, with his revamped team, the winner. Appointment is made for the World 2018.