Germany will want to make up for their humiliating exit from the group stage at Russia 2018 when the 2022 World Cup in Qatar arrives.
Die Mannschaft topped their qualifying group with nine wins out of 10 and became the first team to book their place through the qualifying process. Their only loss came against North Macedonia, which was the first time they had lost in qualifiers since 2001. The FIFA world rankings currently have them at 11th place.
Hansi Flick will compete in his first major tournament as coach of Germany. The former Bayern Munich manager assisted his predecessor Joachim Löw for eight years between 2006 and 2014.
Germany squad for the 2022 World Cup
World Cup teams are usually announced around six weeks before the World Cup starts. This year, the World Cup will take place from November 21 to December 18.
Who are probably the star names on the team?
Joshua Kimmich, Thomas Müller and Ilkay Gundogan are likely to be some of the first names on the team sheet. Timo Werner is the bookies’ favorite to be Germany’s top scorer, but he is only 50-1 to win the golden boot.
What are the matches of Germany?
Germany is in Group E along with Costa Rica, Japan and Spain.
November 23: Germany vs Japan, Khalifa International Stadium, 13:00 (GMT)
November 27: Spain vs. Germany, Al Bayt Stadium, 7:00 p.m.
December 1st: Costa Rica vs Germany, Al Bayt Stadium, 7pm
See the full list of World Cup 2022 matches
What is Germany’s World Cup record?
Germany is one of the most successful teams in the World Cup. He has won the tournament four times (1954, 1974, 1990, 2014) and has appeared in a total of eight finals.
At the World Cup in Russia in 2018 it was a shock that Germany were unable to advance beyond the group stage. It crashed after losing 2-0 to South Korea leaving them bottom of Group F.
Germany are currently 10/1 to win the 2022 World Cup.
Other notable contenders…
Correct odds as of September 20