After surviving Oman (1-0) in their last warm-up game, German will look to make a flying start to their World Cup campaign when they face Japan on Wednesday afternoon.
Hansi Flick’s troops are widely expected to secure a top-two finish in Group E, but the former Bayern Munich boss must warn his men against complacency.
Both Antonio Rudiger and Thomas Muller should be fit for the World Cup opener, while Niclas Fullkrug is pushing for a start after scoring the winner against Oman.
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Leipzig defender Lukas Klostermann is a major doubt after limping off with injury in Wednesday’s friendly.
The Samurai Blue, on the other hand, are likely to rely on their rock-solid defence in the opening match of their World Cup campaign, but preventing the likes of Leroy Sane, Serge Gnabry, and Kai Havertz from scoring at Khalifa International Stadium is easier said than done. A man to watch in the away side will be Arsenal wing-back Takehiro Tomiyasu.
This match will be played on 23/11/2022 at 14:00