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The Germany national football team is the men's football team that has represented Germany in At the end of the World Cup, Germany earned the highest Elo rating of any . trying to protect the footballers from the most dangerous wartime service. Pos. Player, Date of birth (age), Caps, Goals, Club, Latest call-up. WORLD CUP FINAL: Germany Argentina (AET) ' MÜLLER ( Germany) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MASCHERANO ( Argentina). We have a new Carhartt WIP website for customers in the US and Canada. Now offering domestic shipping and returns. Check it out. flag. United States(USD).
He was deployed a midfielder and wore 17 as his squad number, after starting as a playmaker and central attacking midfielder in the place of the suspended Lincoln in Ligapokal matches against Bayer Leverkusen and Bayern Munich. He played in twelve games throughout the second half of the season, six times playing in the starting formation, becoming second with Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga at the end of the —08 season. He was sought by teams like BarcelonaArsenal and Real Madrid.
Let's be honest — you don't refuse this club. I was in no rush to leave Werder Bremen, but this is one club you say yes to. They are an institution, a club with a fantastic history, stadium and squad full of world-class players.
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He was given the number 26 in the pre-season and 19 for his debut. But following the transfer of Rafael van der Vaart to Tottenham Hotspurhe was given the vacant I know it will be difficult because I have many more years ahead of me and many younger and good players will also be out there, but I want to be part of that future. On 2 Mayhe helped Real Madrid to clinch a record 32nd La Liga title as he assisted Real's first goal and scored the second goal against Bilbao, which Real Madrid later won by 3—0.
The win made Real the first club in the Spanish top flight to ever reach points in a single season.
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In league play, he provided an important assist to Cristiano Ronaldo who equalised in a 2—2 draw against Barcelona at Camp Nou. I am a player who needs this faith and that is what I have felt from Arsenal, which is why I have joined.
He assisted Olivier Giroud 's goal in the 11th minute of the match as they went on to win 3—1.
He was involved in all three goals, with two assists and a free kick which was saved but fell into Aaron Ramsey 's path. The German playmaker provided the cross for Jack Wilshere 's second goal against Marseille and gave further assists for Aaron Ramsey and Mathieu Flamini in the 3—0 win over Cardiff City.
A minor shoulder injury forced him out of the final game of December in a win against Newcastle United. The year-old produced a slide-rule pass for Lukas Podolski to score his first goal against Coventry City and provided the ball for Santi Cazorla 's goal against Southampton at the end of the month to take his assist tally to The German playmaker pulled off a brilliant piece of skill to win a penalty against Bayern Munich in the Champions League knockout phasebut his spot-kick was saved by Manuel Neuer.
The round of sixteen knockout match against Algeria remained goalless after regulation time, resulting in extra time. Algeria managed to score one goal in injury time and the match ended 2—1. Germany secured a place in the quarter-final, where they would face France. In the quarter-final match against FranceMats Hummels scored in the 13th minute.
Germany won the game 1—0 to advance to a record fourth consecutive semi-finals. Klose's goal in the 23rd minute, his 16th World Cup goal, gave him sole possession of the record for most goals scored during World Cup Finals, dethroning former Brazilian national Ronaldo. Germany did, however, concede a late goal to Brazil's Oscar. It was Brazil's worst ever World Cup defeat,  whilst Germany broke multiple World Cup records with the win, including the record broken by Klose, the first team to reach four consecutive World Cup semi-finals, the first team to score seven goals in a World Cup Finals knockout phase game, the fastest five consecutive goals in World Cup history four of which in just secondsthe first team to score five goals in the first half in a World Cup semi-final as well as being the topic of the most tweets ever on Twitter about a certain subject when the previous social media record was smashed after Germany scored their fourth goal.
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Also, Germany's seven goals took their total tally in World Cup history tosurpassing Brazil's goals to first place overall. They defeated Scotland 2—1 at home, then suffered a 2—0 loss at Poland the first in their historya 1—1 draw against the Republic of Irelandand a 4—0 win over Gibraltar.
The year ended with an away 0—1 friendly win against Spainthe reigning European champions of and Troubles during qualifying for the European Championship continued, drawing at home, as well as losing away, to Ireland; the team also only narrowly defeated Scotland on two occasions, but handily won the return against Poland and both games against Gibraltar who competed for the first time.
Eventually, however, topping their group and qualifying for the tournament through a 2—1 victory against Georgia on 11 October having won the first match against them. On 13 Novemberthe team was playing a friendly match against France in Paris when a series of terrorist attacks took place in the city, some in the direct vicinity of the Stade de Francewhere the game was held.
After initial security reservations, the DFB decided to play the match on 15 November.
They gave up a 2—0 lead to England, and ended up losing 2—3. They bounced back in their match with Italy, however, winning by a score of 4—1. It was their first win against the Italians in 21 years.
In the Round of 16, Germany faced Slovakia and earned a comfortable 3—0 win. Germany then faced off against rivals Italy in the quarter-finals.