Germany and Mexico get their World Cup 2018 campaign underway this afternoon as they meet at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
Reigning champions Die Mannschaft begin the defence of the title they won in Brazil four years ago here against El Tri, who have remarkably reached the last-16 stage of the past six World Cup tournaments.
Joachim Loew’s side qualified with characteristic efficiency, winning all 10 of their games, scoring 43 goals and conceding just four to finish 11 points clear of second-placed Northern Ireland.
Mexico finished top of the CONCACAF qualifying table, joining Costa Rica and Panama at the tournament ahead of Honduras, USA and Trinidad & Tobago.
Sunday, June 17
13.00 (ITV) Costa Rica v Serbia
16.00 (BBC) Germany v Mexico
19.00 (ITV) Brazil v Switzerland
Amazon Prime will broadcast ten matches from the Premier League this week as another round of fixtures in the 2019/20 season take place. This will be first time Amazon will shown Premier League football following a deal which will see… Read more
The third round draw of FA Cup 2019/20 takes place today with live TV coverage on the BBC. Former Arsenal captain Tony Adams and ex-Manchester City defender Micah Richards will make the draw at the Etihad Stadium, the home of… Read more
The 2020 UEFA European Football Championship draw will be made this evening with live coverage on the BBC. The draw will be held in Bucharest, Romania, as the 20 countries who have already qualified for next summer’s tournament discover their… Read more