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Imperious Germany oust Argentina

Posted Saturday, July 03, 2010 by PA47 hits

Six days after turfing England out of the World Cup with a magical display, Germany cast their spell on Argentina with a brilliant quarter-final performance. Argentina were buried thanks to a third-minute goal from Thomas Muller and two second-half efforts from Miroslav Klose either side of one from Arne Friedrich. Even Diego Maradona would had appreciated it had he not been in the opposite du...Full Story »

Barcelona want to sign Germany star Ozil

Posted Wednesday, June 30, 2010 by The Independent512 hits

Reports suggest Barcelona have stepped up their interest in Werder Bremen playmaker Mesut Ozil and are willing to offer cash plus Alex Hleb to secure the Germany international’s services. The 21-year-old has been outstanding during the World Cup in South Africa, being particularly impressive in the victories against Australia and England. Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola is a big fan of ...Full Story »

Woeful England Mullered by Germany

Posted Monday, June 28, 2010 by PA52 hits

England crashed out of the World Cup as two goals from Thomas Muller helped Germany reach the quarter-finals with a 4-1 victory. Frank Lampard's 38th-minute shot was clearly over the line when England were only trailing 2-1 but referee Jorge Larrionda allowed play to continue. Miroslav Klose and Lukas Podolski put Germany in command before Matthew Upson reduced the arrears. Then Muller's doubl...Full Story »

England out as Germany shine

Posted Sunday, June 27, 2010 by PA38 hits

England suffered the pain of German revenge as Fabio Capello's men made a controversial World Cup exit with a 4-1 defeat. The Three Lions had hoped 44 years of hurt would end in South Africa. It did. German hurt. When Frank Lampard's first-half shot crashed off the bar and bounced a clear two feet over the line, only for assistant Mauricio Espinosa to miss it, grainy images of England's contro...Full Story »

Germany 4-1 England: Brilliant Germany Dismantle Unlucky Three Lions

Posted Sunday, June 27, 2010 by Goal.com371 hits

The rivals put in an exciting contest at Bloemfontein... Frank Lampard's disallowed strike has left England trailing at Free State Stadium, as Germany lead 2-1. Miroslav Klose and Lukas Podolski scored and it looked comfortable, but Matthew Upson's tally has turned this into one of the best matches of the World Cup 2010 thus far. Both sides used line-ups that were relatively unchanged. Three...Full Story »

Doubts remain over Germany duo

Posted Sunday, June 27, 2010 by PA60 hits

Bastian Schweinsteiger and Jerome Boateng remain doubts for Germany's eagerly anticipated World Cup clash with England despite returning to training, while Cacau has been ruled out with an abdominal strain. Jamie Carragher is back from suspension for England, but Matthew Upson is expected to retain his place at the heart of the defence after impressing during the 1-0 win over Slovenia. Neve...Full Story »

Youthful Germany are still building for future tests

Posted Sunday, June 27, 2010 by theguardian.com66 hits

If it is true that every great football team is built around a strong backbone, Joachim Löw's Germany were in danger of crawling to the World Cup as an invertebrate. In the space of two months, they lost their first-choice goal-keeper René Adler (broken ribs), first-choice centre-back Heiko Westermann (ankle), the two holding midfielders from the Euro 2008 final, Simon Rolfes (knee) ...Full Story »

Joachim Low and Philipp Lahm say Germany fear no one

Posted Sunday, June 27, 2010 by theguardian.com155 hits

Joachim Low talks to the press. Joachim Low will urge his German side to take the game to England on Sunday, in the hope their youthful zest will overpower more experienced opponents. However, the coach said his team will have to improve on their last performance if they are to progress. After noting that Japan had surprised everyone by qualifying with a young side playing with "incredible pac...Full Story »

Germany vs England - Gerrard - Rooney can still make big impact

Posted Sunday, June 27, 2010 by PA345 hits

England skipper Steven Gerrard has warned Germany that Wayne Rooney's World Cup is ready to spark into life in Bloemfontein. Rooney has so far struggled to make the expected impact in South Africa despite England advancing to the knockout stages. The Manchester United striker failed to hit the target in all three group matches with United States, Algeria and Slovenia. But Gerrard is convinced...Full Story »

Low waits on Germany duo

Posted Friday, June 25, 2010 by PA38 hits

Germany coach Joachim Low admits there is a "major question mark" over the fitness of Bastian Schweinsteiger and Jerome Boateng ahead of Sunday's World Cup last-16 encounter with England. Bayern Munich midfielder Schweinsteiger and stand-in left-back Boateng, who has just completed a move to Manchester City, sustained hamstring and calf injuries respectively in Wednesday's final Group D enc...Full Story »

Germany just another game - James

Posted Friday, June 25, 2010 by PA66 hits

Goalkeeper David James insists England will be treating Sunday's World Cup last-16 clash against Germany just like any other game. Fabio Capello's side take on Joachim Low's team in Bloemfontein on Sunday with a place in the quarter-finals at stake. Much has been spoken in the build-up about past meetings between the nations but James pays little attention to such talk. "It's another foo...Full Story »

Ghana 0-1 Germany: Mesut Oezil Strike Sends Europeans To Second Round

Posted Thursday, June 24, 2010 by Goal.com86 hits

Germany squeaked out a 1-0 victory over Ghana on a gorgeous night in Johannesburg's magnificent Soccer City Stadium. While the weather was a chilly 11 degrees Celsius upon kick-off, the game soon heated up. The European side were aggressive upfront, allowing the Ghanaians to respond with swift counterattacks. Neither side managed to score before the half, but playmaker Mesut Oezil struck on the...Full Story »

Germany through to face England

Posted Thursday, June 24, 2010 by PA60 hits

Germany set up a mouthwatering last-16 clash with England as Mesut Ozil's second-half strike proved the difference in a 1-0 victory over Ghana at Soccer City. The win for Joachim Low's side took them to the top of Group D and means they will face England in Bloemfontein on Sunday afternoon, while Ghana ensured African representation in the knockout phase by edging out Australia on goal diff...Full Story »

Ghana v Germany

Posted Wednesday, June 23, 2010 by 467 hits

Group D Ghana v GermanySoccer City Stadium, JohannesburgKick-off: Wed June 23, 7.30pm BSTTV: ITV1 7pm, ITV HD 7pm It’s advantage Ghana as they are set to become the first – and perhaps only – African qualifiers at the continent’s first World Cup. The pressure is on Joachim Löw’s Germany, the subject of criticism back home and at the centre of a politica...Full Story »

Germany VS Ghana: Ghana boss backs Boateng to handle pressure

Posted Wednesday, June 23, 2010 by PA162 hits

Ghana coach Milovan Rajevac has backed Kevin-Prince Boateng to be strong enough to cope with what could be an emotionally-charged World Cup clash with Germany. The Portsmouth midfielder became public enemy number one in Germany, the country of his birth, last month after his tackle on Germany captain Michael Ballack in the FA Cup final ruled the Chelsea man out of the World Cup. The Group D ma...Full Story »

Lahm calm about Germany progress

Posted Sunday, June 20, 2010 by PA55 hits

Germany skipper Philipp Lahm is convinced his team's big-match experience will see them through to the last 16 at the World Cup. The Germans suffered a major setback in Group D on Saturday when they lost 1-0 to Serbia in Port Elizabeth having had striker Miroslav Klose sent off before the break. They are currently second in their group, a point behind leaders Ghana, who they face on Wednesd...Full Story »

Serbia stun Germany, hopeful England face Algeria

Posted Friday, June 18, 2010 by AFP99 hits

JOHANNESBURG (AFP) - Germany had Miroslav Klose sent off and Lukas Podolski fluffed a penalty as they suffered a shock 1-0 defeat by Serbia on Friday in a World Cup Group D clash. Liverpool-bound Milan Jovanovic scored a close-range winner on 38 minutes in Port Elizabeth, beating Manuel Neuer from close range after the goalkeeper had been caught out by a deep Milos Krasic cross. Klose was ex...Full Story »

Jovanovic sinks 10-man Germany

Posted Friday, June 18, 2010 by PA73 hits

Milan Jovanovic and Vladimir Stojkovic teamed up to re-ignite Serbia's World Cup campaign with a 1-0 win over Germany. Jovanovic blasted home a 38th-minute winner from close range two minutes after Germany striker Miroslav Klose had been sent off, and Wigan keeper Stojkovic saved a second-half Lukas Podolski penalty to blow Group D wide open. Each of the three games in the group to date ...Full Story »

Serbia beats 10-man Germany 1-0 at World Cup

Posted Friday, June 18, 2010 by YAHOO Sport77 hits

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa(AP)—Milan Jovanovic scored one minute after Germany striker Miroslav Klose was ejected Friday, giving Serbia a 1-0 upset win over the three-time World Cup champions. In a game with a tournament-high nine yellow cards, Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic stopped Lukas Podolski’s penalty kick for Germany in the 60th minute after Nemanja Vidic got a yellow...Full Story »

Germany v Serbia - Low wary of Serbia response

Posted Friday, June 18, 2010 by PA487 hits

Germany boss Joachim Low has warned his players not to be caught out by a Serbia backlash as they attempt to continue their charge into the last 16. The Germans turned in arguably the performance of the opening round of games when they trounced Group D rivals Australia 4-0 in Durban on Sunday. Serbia had earlier gone down 1-0 to Ghana in Pretoria, but while Low's men have been basking in the p...Full Story »

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