Arturo Vidal (Orange) Joshua Kimmich (White) – SofaScore Website
CAIRO – 4 July 2017: Arturo Vidal (Chile) and Joshua Kimmich (Germany) clashed during the Confederations Cup Final on July 2.
The Bayern Munich and Chile match heated up amidst the intense exchange of words between Vidal and Kimmich.
After the match, Chilean Midfielder Vidal told BILD, “This was a decent fight. Things were heated. We had something to clarify. We have not seen each other after the game, but we’ll see each other in 20 days. I only told him to talk less and play more. But it’s okay, we were hot. We’re still friends,” citing from Squawka’s website.
Germany’s Kimmich told BILD, “It will not be an issue at the first Bayern training. We have come together a bit. I did not say anything, he said a few things. But I do not care, these things happen on the field,” reporting from the Mirror.
According to Squawka, Vidal had an impressive season with Bayern. He had an 88 percent passing accuracy and created 25 attempts on goal. Kimmich managed to fill in any gaps for the Bayern squad by playing as a midfielder and in the right back position. Finally, the match ended 1-0 with Germany emerging victoriously.