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World Cup: Belgium, Germany, Mexico take field

Germany in must-win situation after Mexico defeat, Belgium look to win again

World Cup: Belgium, Germany, Mexico take field


By Satuk Bugra Kutlugun


Germany will face Sweden on Saturday in a must-win World Cup Group F match.

The match at Fisht Stadium in Sochi will kick off at 9 p.m. local time (GMT1800).

Reigning champions Germany made a bad start to the tournament, being defeated by Mexico 1-0 in their first match. After Sweden beat South Korea 1-0, Germans must win to advance to the second round.

The Saturday fixture in Russia will begin with Belgium taking on Tunisia in Group G at 3 p.m. local time (GMT1200).

The Red Devils eased past Panama 3-0 in their first game and look to advance to the second round early with another win against Tunisia at Spartak Stadium in Moscow.

The other match of the Group F will be between South Korea and Mexico, with South Koreans also in a must-win situation.

The match at Rostov-On-Don will start at 6 p.m. local time (GMT1500).

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