Mexico and Germany went on for a 2-2 draw in the opening of group stage in the Olympics.
Mexico will take on Germany in one of the most anticipated soccer games in the Rio Olympics on Thursday, kick off time at 4:00 PM ET.
Defending gold medal champion Mexico will be tested early against one of the most powerful teams competing in the Olympics , Germany. With both teams having the weapons to beat each other, the fans are anticipating a high-octane offensive attacks, fast paced and filled with dramatic actions.
Mexico vs Germany kick off time is at 4:00 PM ET and it will be televised on USA Network. Live streaming of Mexico vs Germany is available on NBCOlympics.com and NBC Sports Live Extra.
It is quite surprising that the two contenders for the top spot are going into a battle in the men’s soccer Olympic tournament as early as this. Mexico stunned the world four years ago by beating Brazil in the final to win the gold. Without a doubt, this is the most explosive Group Stage game as Germany and Mexico will have a gigantic collision.
Striker Oribe Peralta will lead the way for Mexico with the inclusion of Pachuca, Hirving Lozano, Erick Gutierrez and Rodolfo Pizarro. Moreover, the presence of goalkeeper Alfredo Talavera will make Mexico’s defense very stingy.
Germany continues to have the arsenal in dealing the opponents. With the fresh legs of Julian Brandt and Max Meyer, Germany will always be effective in the offense. Furthermore, the experienced midfielders Lars and Steven Bender will always be an advantage for the Germans.
Mexico vs Germany schedule info:
Date: August 4, 2016
Start time: 4:00 PM ET
TV Schedule: NBCSN
Live Stream: NBC Sports Live Extra, NBCOlympics.com