Euro 2024 Schedule, June 19: Hosts Germany aim to go past Hungary, Croatia eye comeback

Euro 2024 Schedule, June 19: Hosts Germany aim to go past Hungary, Croatia eye comeback

Euro 2024: All eyes on hosts as Germany take on Hungary, Luka Modric's Croatia fight Albania while Scotland face off Switzerland

Hosts Germany take the centre stage yet again after their opening day victory. All eyes will be on the youngster duo of Jamal Musiala and Florian Wirtz who helped his side humiliate Scotland 5-1. Luka Modric’s Croatia will look to shake off their 3-0 loss as they take on Albania. On the other hand, Scotland will aim to set their record state as they take on high flying Switzerland.

Croatia vs Albania

Back after a 3-0 thrashing, Croatia will eager to taste victory. Livakovic starts at goal. Stanisic and Gvardiol will partner at the base of the defense. On the other hand, veteran skipper Luka Modric is slated to partner Mateo Kovacic at the heart of the midfield. Ivan Perisic is expected to come off from the bench.

For Albania, after a 2-1 loss to Italy, they too will eager to salvage points. Bajrami stunned everyone by scoring the fastest goal in Euro with a 22 second strike. He will be keen to keep his scoring boots on.

Croatia Predicted XI: Livakovic; Stanisic, Sutalo, Gvardiol, Sosa; Modric, Sucic, Kovacic; Majer, Budimir, Kramaric

Albania Predicted XI: Strakosha; Hysaj, Ajeti, Djimsiti, Mitaj; Asllani, Ramadani; Laci, Bajrami, Hoxha; Broja

Germany vs Hungary

Hosts Germany will be back in action after their 5-1 thrashing of Scotland in the opening day. The back four remains the same. Gundogan and Kroos will form the heart of the midfield. While huge attention will continue to be on the youngster duo of Wlorian Wirtz and Jamal Musiala.

Hungary were handed a 2-0 loss by Switzerland. As a result, Dominic Szoboszlai and Co will be desperate to make a comeback into the tournament. Apart from Szoboszlai, a lot will reply on the shoulders of their ace striker Varga.

Germany Predicted XI: Neuer; Kimmich, Tah, Rudiger, Mittelstadt; Andrich, Kroos; Musiala, Gundogan, Wirtz; Havertz

Hungary Predicted XI: Gulacsi; Orban, Lang, Szalai; Bolla, Nagy, Schafer, Kerkez; Sallai, Szoboszlai; Varga

Scotland vs Switzerland

Scotland were handed a humiliating 5-1 thrashing in their last encounter. The Scots are likely to play in a 3-4-2-1 formation will Scott McTominay playing in an advanced role and billy Gilmour operating as a pivot. McGinn, Christie and Shanklan will be tasked to score against the Swiss army.

Switzerland are pumped up after their 2-0 win over Hungary. Granit Xhaka and Remo Freuler continue to be the workhorses in the midfield. Vargas, Ndoye and Duah are

Scotland Predicted XI: Gunn; Hendry, Hanley, Tierney; Ralston, Gilmour, McTominay, Robertson; McGinn, Christie; Shankland

Switzerland Predicted XI: Sommer; Schar, Akanji, Rodriguez; Widmer, Xhaka, Freuler, Aebischer; Vargas, Ndoye; Duah

How to watch UEFA Euro 2024 Live in India?

Sony Sports Network has the broadcast rights to UEFA Euro 2024 in India and the Indian subcontinent, including Sony Sports Ten 2 SD & HD in English, Sony Sports Ten 3 SD & HD in Hindi, Sony Sports Ten 4 SD & HD in Tamil & Telugu, and Sony Sports Ten 5 SD & HD in Bengali & Malayalam. All UEFA Euro 2024 matches will be live-streamed on the SonyLIV app and website.


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