TOKYO: Exciting fight today in men’s football at the Tokyo Olympics; Defending champions Brazil face second-placed Germany last time out. With the big defeat in the 2014 World Cup semi-finals still a lesson not to be forgotten, there are not many superstars in the team of Brazil and Germany in the shadow of old glory.
Despite playing for the Under – 23 team, Brazil has seniors Danny Alves and Sevilla ‘s Diego Carlos to meet the quota of senior players on the team. Although superstar Neymar is not playing, Richardson and Douglas Lewis, who were part of the recent Copa America squad, are on the team.
Football (Men) Egypt – Spain (1.00 pm) Mexico – France (1.30pm) Argentina – Australia (4.00 pm) Brazil – Germany (5.00 pm) Softball (Women) USA – Canada (5.30 am) Italy – Australia (11.30am)