Germany vs Ivory Coast LIVE: Follow all the latest from Olympic clash


GERMANY take on Ivory Coast with both sides in with a chance of qualifying for the Olympic Football knockout stage.

After a heavy defeat to Brazil in their opening game, the Germans got back to winning ways with a 3-2 victory over Saudi Arabia last time out.

But the Ivory Coast are unbeaten so far in the competition having taken four points from their two matches, including a 0-0 draw with the Brazilians.

  • TV channel: Eurosport 5
  • Live stream: Discovery+
  • Germany team: Florian Muller, Uduokhai, Torunarigha, Henrichs, Raum, Arnold, Amiri, Maier, Richter, Kruse, Ache.
  • Ivory Coast team: Tape, Bailly, Dabila, Ismael Diallo, Singo, Dao, Idrissa Doumbia, Kessie, Gradel, Abdulkader Keita, Kouame.

Stay up to date with the Olympics group clash in our live blog, below…

  • GERMANY 0-0 IVORY COAST

    45. Sub for Germany, Lowen replaces Arnold.

  • PEEEEEEEP!!!!!!!

    The 2nd half is off and underway!!!!!!!!!!!

  • IMPRESSIVE HALF FROM HENRICHS

  • HALF TIME

  • PEEEEEEEP!!!!!!!!

    HALF TIME

    GERMANY 0-0 IVORY COAST

  • GERMANY 0-0 IVORY COAST

    45. there will be 2 minutes of added time.

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    44. Ivory Coast looking the stronger side as we head to half time.

    The Ivorians are really gown into this game after a slow start.

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    40. Ivory Coast looking dangerous from wide areas but their crosses are not finding their intended targets at the moment.

    Germany are lacking the swagger with which they started the game.

  • GERMANY 0-0 IVORY COAST

    36. Tempo of the game starting to drop a little, Germany starting to get back on top in terms of possession.

    The Germans still lacking a cutting edge.

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    32. Gradel looking dangerous down the left for Ivory Coast, they’re carrying a real threat on the break.

    Ivory Coast just starting to enjoy a bit more possession.

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    29. Germany continuing to dominate play but lacking a cutting edge so far.

    Ivory Coast looking dangerous on the break.

  • GERMANY 0-0 IVORY COAST

    25. Chance! Kruse makes a lovely run down the left and crosses the ball into the box, Ache meets it but his header hits the bar!

    Great chance for the Germans.

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    22. Chance! After a neat exchange of play on the Ivory Coast box Richter bring a cross down and fires towards goal but its saved by Tape.

    Very open feel about the game now.

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    20. More of an open feel about the game with both sides looking to get forward.

    Germany still looking the more likely to open the scoring.

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    17. Ivory Coast starting to grow into the game, Gradel in particular looking a threat down the left hand side.

    Encouraging play from the Ivorians.

  • GERMANY 0-0 IVORY COAST

    14. The Germans continue to dominate play and are playing some lovely one and two touch passing around Ivory Coast’s box.

    Germany just lacking a cutting edge so far.

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    10. Ivory Coast starting to have a bit more of the ball but Germany still dominating play.

    Chance! Richter’s shot is tipped wide by Ivory Coast keeper Tape following a neat passage of play.

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    7. Tempo of the game just starting to slow down a little, Germany still in complete control.

    Ivory Coast are defending well so far.

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    5. Germany continuing to dominate play and push the Ivory Coast back.

    The Ivorians are yet to really settle into this game.

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    2. Good start from Germany, they’re stroking the ball around nicely in these early stages.

    Ivory Coast content to sit back and feel their way into the game.

  • PEEEEEEEP!!!!!!!!!

    The first half is off and underway!!!!!!!!!!!

  • FIVE MINUTES

    Just 5 minutes till kick-off!!!!!!!!!!

  • TEN MINUTES

    Just 10 minutes till kick-off!!!!!!!!!

  • SCHLOTTERBECK ON THE OLYMPICS

    ‘The best moment for me was seeing all of the athletes at the opening ceremony. The guys from Togo were behind us and spent the whole two hours dancing.

    ‘It was also good to mix it with other German athletes as well, like Alexander Zverev or the girls from the hockey team.’

  • SCHLOTTERBECK ON PIEPER’S RED CARD

    “He showed what he can do last season. He had a great year and became a European champion at U21 level.

    “It was an unlucky match for him with the red card, but before that he had played a great pass leading to the goal that put us 2-1 to the good.”





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