As part of one of the round-robin matches of the men's Volleyball League of Nations, the players of the national teams of Brazil and Germany will come face to face. On whose side will the victory be in this meeting? Our sports portal evaluates the chances of success of teams.
The Brazilian national team at the last tournament of the League of Nations was able to reach the quarterfinals stage. There, the South American team lost to the USA with a score of 1:3. But at the Volleyball World Cup in August-September last year, the team reached the semifinals, where they lost to Brazil with a score of 2:3. In the match for the third place, the South American team was able to defeat Slovenia with a result of 3:1.
The German national team did not perform in the best way at the last League of Nations and stopped at the round-robin stage, failed to reach the playoffs. Hardly anyone expected any miracles from the Bundestim at the Volleyball World Cup last year. Nevertheless, the Germans were able to overcome the group stage, and reached the 1/8 finals of the tournament, where they lost to Slovenia in four sets – 1:3. In preparation for the League of Nations, Germany held two matches. First, the Germans defeated the Poles with a score of 3:2, after which they lost to the enemy with the same result – 2:3.
Statistics and figures:
- The hosts are the favorites of the meeting;
- Brazil won 6 of the previous 7 matches;
- Germany won twice in 5 matches;
- The last face-to-face meeting of the opponents ended with a score of 3:1 in favor of Brazil.
The Brazilian national team will be able to show its best level of play today. Our bet will be in favor of performance. Opponents will play at least four sets and will be able to break through the basic betting total.