Germany vs Portugal is the first match of Group G which is considered as group of death in this World Cup. This is the 1st game for both teams in group stage. The second best team is one of the strongest team of this competition, but they cannot refuse the fourth best team of world in start of the tournament. Here we are going to share match time & telecast channels of Germany vs Portugal of 2014 FIFA World Cup with you. So just continue to read & find what you are searching for.
Germany vs Portugal Match Time & Telecast
According to Indian Standard Time, this match will start at 9:30 pm on 16th of June 2014. The GMT match date & time for this game are 16 June 2014 & 4:00 pm respectively. Watch this giant clash of world cup on TV telecast channels ARD, ZDF, RTP, CMTV, NOS, Mediaset Espana, Gol Television, ABC, BBC & others. Given below is the list of all telecast channels in other nation. Check out the list.
Portugal: RTP, CMTV, SportTV
Germany: ARD, ZDF
USA: ESPN Deportes, Univision Deportes
Canada: CBC, Sportsnet, TVA, Eastlink TV
Croatia: HRT 2, ZDF
UK: ITV 1, ITV Player
India: Sony SIX
Spain: Mediaset Espana, Gol Television
Norway: NRK, TV2
France: TF1, beIN Sports, Germany: ARD, ZDF
Singapore: Mediacorp, Singtel
Brazil: Rede Globo, Fix Sports, ESPN, Band Sports
Germany Vs Portugal World Cup Stats
The Germans have played 16 world cups so far & this is their 17 appearance in this competition. They lifted the this trophy in the year of 1954 & then in 1974 & 1990. While Portugal have not won this trophy. Their best performance in this campaign is third place which they achieved in 1966.
The Portuguese captain Cristiano Ronaldo is the top goal scorer of Portugal [49 goals]. After playing 110 international games, the player surpassed Pauletta who is known for scoring 47 goals in 88 appearances. For the eagles, Miroslav Klose is the top goal scorer of Germany. He has scored 69 goals in 132 games for his national team.
During a warm match, the Borussia Dortmund player of year 2013 Marco Reus got injured. According to his medical reports, he will be not available in this world cup due to serious injury. That game was a comfortable win for the eagles with final score of 6–1 over Armenia.
Cristiano Ronaldo also suffered a lot due to injury before the kick off of this campaign. But he has recovered & he might be available in his first world cup game of 2014. The player joined couple of long time training session with his teammates & it is expected that he will be available against Germany.