The national teams of Mexico and New Zealand will play their 2nd match of the confederations Cup

© RIA Novosti / Nina Sociability in photobackpack confederations 2017. The training of the national team of MexicoThe national teams of Mexico and New Zealand will play their 2nd match of the confederations Cup© RIA Novosti / Nina Sociability the image Bank

Match of the group stage of the confederations Cup football match between Mexico and New Zealand will be held on Wednesday at the field of the Sochi stadium «Fisht». New Zealanders in the first meeting in the tournament gave the team of Russia (0:2), and Mexicans – played a draw with Portugal (2:2).

New Zealanders are «blown away»

Injured new Zealanders have not, at least in training before the game was attended by all the players at the disposal of the Hudson. The coach did not directly answer the question of whether to change the composition compared with the match against the Russians. It added that the team needs to be flexible and ready for any tactical scheme of the team of Mexico. «This is a world-class team, said Hudson. In October of last year, we played with them. We then lost 1:2, but showed good football and created a lot of problems, it is necessary to do it again.»

FIFA warned the Mexicans for behavior of fans

Team Mexico was able to achieve a quite unexpected result, producing one point in the match against the European Champions with a team of Portugal. Now Latin Americans expect far less formidable opponent, in the match that if team Mexico wants to reach the semi-finals, you need without a lot of complexity to get three points. In case of loss of points chances of qualifying from the group the national team of Mexico is greatly reduced. The benefit of the losses the team Juan Carlos Osorio no.

«With all due respect to the opponent characteristics of the players vary greatly individually our guys stronger is to make it clear to all — Osorio said at a press conference. Our task is to adapt and show our strong side in the match. Coach new Zealanders I know, he is close to (Marcelo) the First, and he will try to implement their ideas. The game can turn as you like, the new Zealanders will play straight football, and the match will be completely different than with the Portuguese. We need to refresh the team and try to win the match, using our strengths and their weaknesses.»

Attendance of the first game in Sochi was satisfactory at the «Fisht» gathered nearly 29 million viewers. That is, he was a third 42-the thousand (temporary seats at the confederations Cup are not involved). However, according to representatives of the organizing Committee, now considering the issue of attracting students to fill empty seats in the stadium. «If not sales, we compensate for the free space, inviting students,» — said Andrei Markov.

However, in the arena expected a lot of fans from Mexico. On the eve of FIFA has warned the football Federation of Mexico (FMF) for the behavior of a small group of Mexican fans who used insulting and discriminatory chants during the game with the Portuguese.

The national teams of Mexico and New Zealand will play their 2nd match of the confederations Cup© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in photobackpack confederations 2017