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Germany hold off Chile to claim FIFA #ConfedCup title

Yes, we are talking about FIFA Confederation Cup Final 2017, we are going to see a nail biting battle between Child and Germany amid countless fans.Ahead of Sunday’s soccer final between Chile and Germany at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, the Chilean side say they have everything to play for.The departure from the game at the start of the second half of Marcelo Diaz, the man who plays at the base of midfield and keeps the side ticking over, totally destabilised them and meant that their attacks completely lost the coherence of the first half.Late on, sub Angelo Sagal fired over from just eight yards before Sanchez saw a sweetly-struck free-kick superbly saved by Marc-AndrĂ© ter Stegen.Bravo, the penalty-shootout hero in the previous round against Portugal, believes that the result could have gone either way on the balance of the 90 minutes.They had qualified for the final of Copa America 2015 and 2016 and won the title on both occasions beating Argentina.Despite a disappointing performance, Hernandez believes Russian Federation gave a good account of themselves in their home tournament, which will provide a gauge for the team’s ambitions at the World Cup next year.The fact that they have won this tournament, with what is in effect a Germany B side, is a feather in Joachim Low’s cap, and it should put the rest of the footballing world on guard.After the semi-finals, Germany had a day less recovery than Chile, but stand to be fresher than the South Americans, who could not beak the deadlock over 120 minutes against Portugal before winning 3-0 on penalties.Alexis Sanchez: Who else?They hogged possession and made it look impossible for Germany to get out of their own half in the first 10 minutes.When the teams last met, Chile controlled the ball for large chunks of the first-half, to repeatedly break the German defense.Germany’s Timo Werner was elbowed by Gonzalo Jara, who escaped with a yellow card despite the use of the video assistant referee (VAR).They are in unison and have been whether it’s Jorge Sampaoli or Juan Antonio Pizzi on the sideline. “We took the initiative, we took control and created chances. but because of one of those things, those accidents, that happen in football, it was our turn to lose”.Low now has a massive selection headache in the lead up to next years World Cup, which is just less than 12 months away. “They better not wane”.Loew, who has been vindicated in Russian Federation for selecting an experimental squad, added: “No matter whether it was in training or during the matches, you felt a winning spirit”.Germany coach Joachim Low said his youthful Confederations Cup squad would go down in history after their triumph in Russian Federation.