Brazil will face Germany for the gold medal in the Rio 2016 men's football event in the first quarter-final clash at Maracana on 20 August, Saturday.
Germany won the 2014 Fifa World Cup after beating Brazil during a semi-final in their own country. The European nation have another shot to get the better of their hosts when they face them for the gold medal on Saturday.
Brazil was without the services of their key player, Neymar, for the World Cup clash. The Barcelona star has been in fine form and the home fans will be hoping he can shine for them once again in order to help his side clinch gold.
A brace from Neymar and new Manchester City signing Gabriel Jesus made sure Brazil sealed a crushing 6-0 victory to progress to the final. Nigeria lost to Germany in the other second semi-final as they sealed a comfortable 2-0 win.
The winning side of the clash between Brazil and Germany will clinch the gold, while the losing nation will be forced to settle for silver. The host nation have the ammunition to get the better our of the Germans in the final.
Where to watch live
Kick-off is set for 9:30pm BST/5:30pm local time. The football matches of the Rio 2016 Olympics will be telecasted live on BBC One, BBC Four and the BBC's Red Button interactive service in the UK. In addition to this, there will be up to 24 HD video streams to follow the event on desktop, mobile and tabs.
Below is a list of TV channels that would air the game around the world:
|Algeria||beIN Sports Arabia|
|Brazil||Fox Sports Brazil|
|Chile||ESPN, Fox Sports|
|Colombia||ESPN, Fox Sports|
|France||France 4, Foot+|
|Hong Kong||TVB Sport|
|Italy||Premium Sport HD|
|Middle East||beIN Sports Arabia|
|New Zealand||SKY GO NZ|
|Spain||TVE La 1, TDP|
|United States||USA Network, NBC Sports|