The Olympic soccer tournament starts today. Here you can find out how you can follow the DFB-Elf’s start to the Olympics live on TV and live stream.
Yokohama – Before the 2021 Olympic Games officially open in Tokyo on Friday, the ball is already rolling in the Nissan Stadium in Yokohama City. Then the 2016 Olympic finals will be relaunched in Rio at the Olympic soccer tournament. Back then, the Selecao triumphed on penalties with superstar Neymar.
That won’t happen in the first group game between Brazil and Germany, of course. Nevertheless, a victory at the beginning would be important for the DFB-Elf from coach Stefan Kuntz. On Sunday, Max Kruse and Co. will meet Saudi Arabia before the final group game against Ivory Coast. We have put together the complete Olympic schedule for you here.
Olympia 2021: Brazil versus Germany – This is how you see the game live on TV and live stream today
The mood in the German team, after all reigning U21 European champions, is obviously good, even if the laziness of the Bundesliga clubs also caused anger among the stars. Captain Maximilian Arnold has little understanding for the many Olympic cancellations by his football colleagues. “The fact that there were only 18 players does not reflect well on Germany internationally. You have to be so honest, ”said the 27-year-old Sports picture. DFB coach Kuntz should have taken 22 players with him to Tokyo, four places remained free in the end.
With the Brazilians, Dani Alves is a well-known player. The big names are also missing from the defending champion.
Germany – Brazil: is the Olympic kick-off on free TV today?
Yes! Anyone who wants to watch the German national soccer team’s Olympic kick-off against Brazil can do so on free TV without any problems. ARD will broadcast the DFB team’s game against Selecao live at 1.30 p.m. However, the game in Yokohama City has one downer: spectators are not allowed in this game – as in all events of the 2021 Olympics.
You can also follow the match between Brazil and Germany on Eurosport. Discovery has secured TV rights to Olympia 2021 – this also includes the Eurosport channel (plus Eurosport 2 and Eurosport Player).
DFB kick-off at the 2021 Olympics: where is Germany playing against Brazil live on TV and stream today?
The game of the DFB-Elf from coach Stefan Kuntz and the Brazilian national team in Yokohama will be shown live on the first, which will especially please the TV fans. However, fans of online streaming will not be disappointed either.
Because a free live stream is offered in the ARD media library. You can also follow the game on the Eurosport player. To do this, however, you have to have a subscription or be a customer of the DAZN streaming service, which automatically includes the Eurosport player in your subscription.
Olympia 2021: Germany – Brazil today in the live ticker
On tz.de you will find a live ticker for the game Brazil against Germany on Thursday. There you will find the latest information about coach Kuntz’s team and you won’t miss a thing during the duel in Yokohama.
Germany versus Brazil: the broadcast of the Olympic opening today at a glance
|Encounter t||Brazil – Germany|
|place||Nissan Stadium (Yokohama City)|
|Livestream||ARD media library, Eurosport player, DAZN|
|Highlightst||ARD media library, Eurosport player, DAZN|
Will Germany beat defending champions Brazil today? Positioning for both teams
For DFB captain Arnold, who became European champion with the U21 in 2017, participating in the Olympics is a dream come true. He also has his wife to thank for the fact that he can be there. “I had to clarify with her how she can manage the four weeks with the children alone,” reveals Arnold: “She told me I can drive if it’s worth it and I come home with a medal.”
Germany can lay the foundation for this against Brazil on Thursday.
Germany: Müller – Raum, Uduokhai, Pieper, Henrichs – Arnold, Maier – Amiri, Kruse, Richter – Teuchert
Brasilien: Brenno – Alves, Nino, Diego Carlos, Abner – Luiz, Guimaraes – Malcom, Reinier, Martinelli – Richarlison (SMK)