Germany and South Korea will play their last group stage game of FIFA World Cup 2018 against each other. The World Champions are proving again why they are called so. Die Mannschaft have clear intentions. They want to finish this group as winners no matter what comes in front of them. South Korea had a stumbling performance in last World Cup and this time they are featured with the defending Champions alongside Mexico and Sweden. For upcoming matches, you may need to see Indian time schedule of 2018 World Cup that I previously shared. Find out the telecast channels and TV timings of this match below.
Germany Vs South Korea Indian Time [IST]
There is a huge number of German fans in India who are desperately waiting to watch this game. According to Indian Standard Time [IST], Germany vs South Korea will begin at 7:30 pm on 27 June 2018 [Wednesday]. The Beautiful Kazan Arena has got the responsibility of hosting this game.
|Competition||2018 FIFA World Cup|
|Date||27 June 2018 [India]|
|Time||7:30 pm [Indian Standard Time]|
|Venue||Kazan Arena, Kazan|
|Seating capacity||45,379 spectators|
|First team||South Korea|
|Round||Group stage [F]|
|Referee||Mark Geiger [USA]|
Live Telecast Channels in India
Being the Indian broadcasting rights holders of FIFA World Cup 2018, Sony Ten 2 and Sony ESPN will cover the live telecast for the Indian fans. You can also watch them in high definition on their respective HD channels.
- Brazil: Globo, SporTV, Fox Sports
- Canada: TSN, RDS, CTV
- Faroe Islands: DR, TV 2
- Germany: Sky Sport, ZDF, ARD
- India: Sony Ten 2, Sony Ten 2 HD, Sony ESPN, Sony ESPN HD
- Indonesia: Transmedia, K-Vision, Super Pass
- South Korea: KBS, SBS, MBC
- UAE: KAB, beIN Sports
- USA: Fox Sports, Telemundo
- Uruguay: Monte Carlo, Canal 10, Teledoce, TyC, DirecTV
Germany Vs South Korea 2018 Match Preview
After a disappointing start against Mexico in their opening game, Germany earned three points with a narrow win against Sweden in the second game. Thanks to last minute free kick goal from Toni Kroos who remarkable strike kept the World Champions alive in this competition.
Since September 2017, Germany is the best FIFA ranked team. The Germans are the best favorites to finish this group at the top spot. After a brilliant show in the qualification process, they continue in doing so in the finals also.
South Korea failed to win a game in the Brazil edition but became one of the 32 teams to make a consecutive appearance in the FIFA World Cup 2018. The Reds have played a total of 31 games in the FIFA World Cup all editions out of which they won 5, and lost 17 games.
Four times World Champions are one title away from equaling the record of most World Cups with Brazil. Germany is the second most experienced team of FIFA World Cup after Brazil.
South Korea are eliminated from the tournament after back to back defeats against Mexico and Sweden. So they will have nothing to lose when they’ll face Germany in their last game of FIFA World Cup.
Three head to head games have been played between Germany and South Korea. Two of those meetings took place in FIFA World Cup with Germany won both of them in 1994 and 2002. South Korea have lost their last four World Cup games in a row.
Die Mannschaft are the favorites to win in the last group game. They have more than 70% winning chances against South Korea’s win probability of 18%.
Footballwood predicts a 3-0 win for Germany.
Germany: Manuel Neuer; Joshua Kimmich, Niklas Sule, Mats Hummels, Jonas Hector – Ilkay Gundogan, Toni Kroos; Thomas Muller, Marco Reus, Timo Werner; Mario Gomez.
South Korea: Jo Hyeonwoo; Lee Yong, Kim Younggwon, Jang Hyunsoo, Hong Chul; Hwang Heechan, Koo Jacheol, Jeong Wooyoung, Lee Seungwoo; Lee Jaesung, Son Heungmin