After a great starts of the world cup 2018 for the Both Japan and Senegal by winning their opening fixtures now they will be facing to each other today on 24 June 2018 at Ekaterinburg Arena. Both side will be looking for their second win of the world cup and go to next round of round of 16.
2018 FIFA World Cup
24 June 2018
Kick-off: 17:00 (GMT+2)
Venue: Ekaterinburg Arena
Team form and manager quotes:
Japan who comes to this fixtures with a victory over colombia by 2-1 in the world cup opener but fortunate to be a man up after just three minutes and took advantage of the extra player to secure three points.
Senegal who will be comes with 2-1 victory over poland in their opener world cup match.
Cisse said: “Senegal won (against Poland) due to discipline. You saw a Senegal team very solid, very compact.”
Japan coach Akira Nishino added: “I always tell my players it’s the second match that is the deciding match. That is my thinking and that is what I tell my players. Even if it is slightly risky, I want them attacking.”
Players to watch:
Borussia Dortmund Midfielder Shinji Kagawa and Eintracht Frankfurt’s Makoto Hasebe are key players for the japanese side while Yuya Osako looking to scored in his first game.
Senegal captain Sadio Mane is undoubtedly a players to watch out for the side in this game. Aliou Cisse’s talent surely be look out in this game.
Live Broadcasting TV channels info
American fans enjoy the Match coverage on Fox sports while Asian Subcontinent countries of India, Srilanka watch the game live on Sony ESPN, Sony Ten channels. Canal+, Supersport & Kwese Sports broadcast the coverage in Sub saharan countries and Mena Countries viewers watch the live stream today’s world cup matches on their official broadcasting channel on beIN sports.
BBC and ITV to shown live match telecast in UK region and Potus sports telecast in Australia country. Live Streaming coverage will be begin on above channels after the end of the previous game.