The National Team Coach Juan Antonio Pizzi confirmed that the team is ready for the World Cup, which will kick off on June 14. The Green Falcons team will play the opener against the Russia host.
“The match was a strong and useful experience as we played against the World Cup champions in their home and before their audience”, Pizzi stated in a press conference that was held after the friendly match against Germany.
Pizzi added that the performance of the Green Falcons players during the match was satisfactory especially in the second half in which the players confronted the German team and almost scored a tie at the last minute.
On Friday, the National Team had ended its pre-World Cup preparatory matches against Germany that was held in the German city of Leverkusen.