On Sunday 25 July at 6.40 am, Italian time, Meo Sacchetti’s Italy debuts at the Olympics against Germany, a match valid for Group B. The match will take place in the Saitama area of Tokyo and will be broadcast on TV by Eurosport HD and free-to-air on Rai 2. For live streaming, link on Eurosport Player, Discovery + and DAZN.
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All Tokyo Olympics also qualified for the men’s Italbasket capable of beating Serbia in the Pre-Olympic which ensured a pass for the Games. Sunday 25 June the men’s basketball tournament at the Olympics will begin and, of course, there will be the expected debut of Italy, which returns to play the Olympic Games seventeen years after Athens 2004. Meo Sacchetti’s blues will face off against the Germany, in a game that is already very important in terms of qualifying for the quarter-finals. Free on Rai 2 and paid on Eurosport HD.
Italy-Germany, challenge valid for the first day of the Tokyo Olympics basketball tournament, valid for the Group B, it will be one of the already watershed races for the team coached by Sacchetti. Italy can count on players with experience at European level such as Melli, Fontecchio, Polonara and Gallinari: all names thanks to which the Azzurri can aim for one of the first two places in the group, valid for qualifying for the quarter-finals. In front there will be Germany, who will be Italy’s first opponent for the top of the group. The Italy Group also includes the Nigeria e l’Australia of San Antonio Spurs star Patty Mills.
Below all information on Italy-Germany the Tokyo Olympics basketball match valid for Group B, which can be watched on TV on Eurosport and streaming on Eurosport Player and Discovery + and DAZN.
When Italy-Germany is played at the Olympics: the Italian date and time
The match of the group stage of the Tokyo Olympics between Italy-Germany, which marks the debut at the Games of Meo Sacchetti’s national team, will be played on Sunday 25 July at 6.40 (Italian time) at the Saitama Arena in Tokyo, formerly the scene of the 2006 World Cup. .
Basketball Olympics, Italy-Germany on Rai 2 and Discovery +: where to see it on TV and streaming
The debut of Italbasket at the Games in Japan will be broadcast live on full TV, on the Eurosport HD channel – not on the Sky platform – and for streaming through the live connection to Eurosport Player, Discovery + and DAZN. In clear (and not on the web) it will also be broadcast on Rai cabals, to be precise Rai 2
The Italbasket group at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics
Italy basketball was included in Group B at Tokyo 2020. In the same group of the blues there are Germany, Nigeria and Australia. The first two in the standings and the best second thirds qualify in the quarter-finals. Below are the other two events of Italbasket at the Games for Group B.
- Italy – Australia 28 July at 10:20 Italian time
- Italy – Nigeria 31 July at 06:40 Italian time.