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Norwich Evening News 24
Dean Ashton calls for strong ‘character’ to replace Roy Hodgson as England managerin the tournament, and for Wayne Rooney to drop deep and play in the anchor rol
Dean Ashton calls for strong ‘character’ to replace Roy Hodgson as England manager
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 17 hours ago
in the tournament, and for Wayne Rooney to drop deep and play in the anchor role, I just cannot understand that. “Would Miroslav Klose (71 goals in 137 games) have played as a holding midfield for Germany?! We would have been laughing... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Dean Ashton calls for strong ‘character’ to replace Roy Hodgson as England managerin the tournament, and for Wayne Rooney to drop deep and play in the anchor rol
Dean Ashton calls for strong ‘character’ to replace Roy Hodgson as England manager
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 18 hours ago
in the tournament, and for Wayne Rooney to drop deep and play in the anchor role, I just cannot understand that. “Would Miroslav Klose (71 goals in 137 games) have played as a holding midfield for Germany?! We would have been laughing... Read more
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Daily Mail
England's 10 most embarrassing defeats: From Iceland to the USAfailed to spot the ball had crossed the line, England were comprehensively beat
England's 10 most embarrassing defeats: From Iceland to the USA
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
failed to spot the ball had crossed the line, England were comprehensively beaten by Germany in Bloemfontein. Goals from Miroslav Klose, Lukas Podolski and a double from Thomas Muller sent the superior Germans through to the quarter-finals as... Read more
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FIFA
Maradona, Socrates, Voller and hallowed Azteca turfthose wonderful feelings rushing back – a visit here is a must for every footba
Maradona, Socrates, Voller and hallowed Azteca turf
FIFA / Posted 2 days ago
those wonderful feelings rushing back – a visit here is a must for every football fan,” said World Cup record goalscorer Miroslav Klose after travelling to see the new home of the beautiful game’s history a few weeks ago. In addition to numerous... Read more
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soccernews
Germany 3 Slovakia 0: Spain or Italy await for world champions after comprehensive winCup (v Serbia). – Ozil has also missed his last three penalties in competitive
Germany 3 Slovakia 0: Spain or Italy await for world champions after comprehensive win
soccernews / Posted 3 days ago
Cup (v Serbia). – Ozil has also missed his last three penalties in competitive action (for club and country). – Only Miroslav Klose (37) has appeared more times for Germany at major competitions than Bastian Schweinsteiger (36). – Slovakia... Read more
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Soccer Way
Germany 3 Slovakia 0: Spain or Italy await for world champions after comprehensive win Cup (v Serbia). - Ozil has also missed his last three penalties in competitive
Germany 3 Slovakia 0: Spain or Italy await for world champions after comprehensive win
Soccer Way / Posted 3 days ago
Cup (v Serbia). - Ozil has also missed his last three penalties in competitive action (for club and country). - Only Miroslav Klose (37) has appeared more times for Germany at major competitions than Bastian Schweinsteiger (36). - Slovakia... Read more
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DW
Dominant Germany ease past Slovakia into quarterfinals | UEFA EURO 2016 - the football highlight 2016 |his 36thappearance at a World Cup or European Championship, leaving him one sho
Dominant Germany ease past Slovakia into quarterfinals | UEFA EURO 2016 - the football highlight 2016 |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
his 36thappearance at a World Cup or European Championship, leaving him one short of record holder and fellow countryman Miroslav Klose. Kozacik pulled off another fine save to deny Toni Kroos in added time of a match which will lift Germany’s... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Germany 3-0 Slovakiacelebrates Germany's second It’s a tactic which Low has increasingly gone away
Germany 3-0 Slovakia
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
celebrates Germany's second It’s a tactic which Low has increasingly gone away from during the last four/five years, with Miroslav Klose the last pure goalscorer that he has trusted in finals. But aligned with the continued fall of Gotze, the... Read more
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FIFA
Germany feeling their way forwardswiftly became points of interest once more. To refresh your memory, at Brazil
Germany feeling their way forward
FIFA / Posted 4 days ago
swiftly became points of interest once more. To refresh your memory, at Brazil 2014 Germany usually played with either Miroslav Klose or Thomas Muller in the lone striker's role. Yet in European Championship qualifying it soon became clear that... Read more
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sportsmole
Lazio to offer Pelle return to Italy?who is currently representing Italy at Euro 2016. Lazio president Claudio Loti
Lazio to offer Pelle return to Italy?
sportsmole / Posted 6 days ago
who is currently representing Italy at Euro 2016. Lazio president Claudio Lotito is said to looking for a replacement for Miroslav Klose and it is claimed that the Rome outfit may be prepared to offer a fee in the region of €11m. Pelle has not... Read more
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Sporting Life
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & odds(5) than Mario Gomez (4) for Germany at the EURO. Bastian Schweinsteiger has p
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & odds
Sporting Life / Posted 6 days ago
(5) than Mario Gomez (4) for Germany at the EURO. Bastian Schweinsteiger has played in 35 games at major tournaments. Only Miroslav Klose (37) and Lothar Matthäus (36) have featured more times at the World Cup and European Championships for... Read more
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Sporting Life
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & odds(5) than Mario Gomez (4) for Germany at the EURO. Bastian Schweinsteiger has p
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & odds
Sporting Life / Posted 6 days ago
(5) than Mario Gomez (4) for Germany at the EURO. Bastian Schweinsteiger has played in 35 games at major tournaments. Only Miroslav Klose (37) and Lothar Matthäus (36) have featured more times at the World Cup and European Championships for... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
EURO2016 STATS SPECIAL: Man Utd midfielder Schweinsteiger breaks German recordtwo outings at Euro2016 in France to make it 15 in total. Skipper Schweinsteig
EURO2016 STATS SPECIAL: Man Utd midfielder Schweinsteiger breaks German record
tribalfootball.com / Posted 7 days ago
two outings at Euro2016 in France to make it 15 in total. Skipper Schweinsteiger now sits ahead of former captain Philipp Lahm, current USA head coach Jurgen Klinsmann, Miroslav Klose and Thomas Hassler on top of the Germany Euro appearances... Read more
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DW
Joachim Löw and Germany need Mario Gomez to be their leading man |past the USA in the group stage, before needing extra time to get past Algeria
Joachim Löw and Germany need Mario Gomez to be their leading man |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
past the USA in the group stage, before needing extra time to get past Algeria in the last 16. From that point on, Miroslav Klose – the only recognized striker in that German squad – started every game as Germany went on to win the... Read more
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soccernews
Germany push on with Gomez on the buttonthe man for whom people would “push the button” if he scored. He was not going
Germany push on with Gomez on the button
soccernews / Posted 8 days ago
the man for whom people would “push the button” if he scored. He was not going to start any games. The lack of an heir to Miroslav Klose made him a default selection. The nature of last Thursday’s 0-0 draw against Poland changed all that.... Read more
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Soccer Way
Germany push on with Gomez on the button the man for whom people would "push the button" if he scored. He was not going
Germany push on with Gomez on the button
Soccer Way / Posted 8 days ago
the man for whom people would "push the button" if he scored. He was not going to start any games. The lack of an heir to Miroslav Klose made him a default selection. The nature of last Thursday's 0-0 draw against Poland changed all that.... Read more
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Goal.com
Germany push on with Gomez on the buttonthe man for whom people would "push the button" if he scored. He was not going
Germany push on with Gomez on the button
Goal.com / Posted 8 days ago
the man for whom people would "push the button" if he scored. He was not going to start any games. The lack of an heir to Miroslav Klose made him a default selection. The nature of last Thursday's 0-0 draw against Poland changed all that.... Read more
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Daily Mirror
5 things we learned from Northern Ireland 0-1 Germanythat role. They both also looked rejuvenated without the pressure of being the
5 things we learned from Northern Ireland 0-1 Germany
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
that role. They both also looked rejuvenated without the pressure of being their side's main goal threat. A 36-year-old Miroslav Klose led the line for Low's men two years ago and an out-and-out striker could prove vital if they are to repeat... Read more
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Goal.com
No goals, no spark - what is wrong with Thomas Muller?per game. But Germany have grappled with finding the right balance in attack s
No goals, no spark - what is wrong with Thomas Muller?
Goal.com / Posted 8 days ago
per game. But Germany have grappled with finding the right balance in attack since their triumph in Brazil two years ago. Miroslav Klose, their all-time leading goalscorer, retired two years ago and losing a player of such reliability and... Read more
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soccernews
Germany are not invincible at Euro 2016have been famous for producing top goal poachers in the past in the likes of Ge
Germany are not invincible at Euro 2016
soccernews / Posted 9 days ago
have been famous for producing top goal poachers in the past in the likes of Gerd Muller, Jurgen Klinsmann, Rudi Voller and Miroslav Klose. They were all different players, but the one thing they had in the common was that they all knew where the... Read more
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soccernews
Schneider: Germany have enough leadersnumber two Schneider, as he sought to argue the post-World Cup retirements of s
Schneider: Germany have enough leaders
soccernews / Posted 9 days ago
number two Schneider, as he sought to argue the post-World Cup retirements of seasoned performers such as Philipp Lahm and Miroslav Klose were not hindering Germany’s current line-up. “Sami [Khedira] has done a good interview on that, I think... Read more
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Soccer Way
Schneider: Germany have enough leaders number two Schneider, as he sought to argue the post-World Cup retirements of s
Schneider: Germany have enough leaders
Soccer Way / Posted 9 days ago
number two Schneider, as he sought to argue the post-World Cup retirements of seasoned performers such as Philipp Lahm and Miroslav Klose were not hindering Germany's current line-up. "Sami [Khedira] has done a good interview on that, I think... Read more
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ajc.com
Building Atlanta United: Pros and cons of Miroslav Klosenot going to differentiate between those two groups in this series. I again re
Building Atlanta United: Pros and cons of Miroslav Klose
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
not going to differentiate between those two groups in this series. I again remind you this reflects my opinions only: Miroslav Klose, forward formerly of Lazio The Anthony Carter of soccer: all he does is score goals, with more 200 in his... Read more
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New Kerala
Germany coach Loew's Mueller problem - newkerala.com #79172managed to create chances as did the Croatians. But Germany, which for decades
Germany coach Loew's Mueller problem - newkerala.com #79172
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
managed to create chances as did the Croatians. But Germany, which for decades has produced top class strikers en masse. Miroslav Klose (71 goals in 137 games) was the last stand out figure. Mueller now in a way has to suffer from changing... Read more
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HITC Sport
On This Day - 2006 - Argentina thrash Serbia in stylethe quarter-finals they faced the hosts in Berlin. After a 1-1 draw in normal t
On This Day - 2006 - Argentina thrash Serbia in style
HITC Sport / Posted 13 days ago
the quarter-finals they faced the hosts in Berlin. After a 1-1 draw in normal time - where they were pegged back by Miroslav Klose goal after Roberto Ayala gave them a lead, extra time and penalties was needed - with the hosts winning on... Read more
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Evening Standard
Bayern pair Lewandowski and Muller to break up… for one night onlyneighbours, the Poles do not need to think about the political history between
Bayern pair Lewandowski and Muller to break up… for one night only
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
neighbours, the Poles do not need to think about the political history between the countries, either. Take the fact that Miroslav Klose and Lukas Podolski, two of Germany’s top three all-time goalscorers, were both born in Poland, or that Polish... Read more
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HITC Sport
Robert Lewandowski delighted Poland no longer a one-man band at Euro 2016around a specialist striker, which Götze is not. There was a time when the sig
Robert Lewandowski delighted Poland no longer a one-man band at Euro 2016
HITC Sport / Posted 13 days ago
around a specialist striker, which Götze is not. There was a time when the sight of the Polish-born Lukas Podolski and Miroslav Klose in a Germany shirt saddened Poland fans. But now the fact Podolski is still in the Germany squad and Klose has... Read more
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Goal.com
Mario Gotze isn't Germany's mini-Messi – but he's still superhis strategy after the group stages when the demands on the team change. This i
Mario Gotze isn't Germany's mini-Messi – but he's still super
Goal.com / Posted 13 days ago
his strategy after the group stages when the demands on the team change. This is what happened in Brazil - the retired Miroslav Klose was drafted in, despite Low playing with Thomas Müller as the 'false 9' for the group phase. Something... Read more
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Squawka
Arsenal star: Man Utd midfielder will "gain more self-confidence" after scoring in Euro 2016experienced players in Joachim Low’s squad, following the international retirem
Arsenal star: Man Utd midfielder will "gain more self-confidence" after scoring in Euro 2016
Squawka / Posted 15 days ago
experienced players in Joachim Low’s squad, following the international retirement of Philipp Lahm, Per Mertesacker and Miroslav Klose after the 2014 World Cup win. The captain has 116 caps for his country, with his leadership and motivational... Read more
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The World Game
Die Mannschaft start EURO 2016 like championsplayers every opportunity, and then another one, to prove themselves. The reaso
Die Mannschaft start EURO 2016 like champions
The World Game / Posted 15 days ago
players every opportunity, and then another one, to prove themselves. The reason why? Well, it tends to work. It’s why Miroslav Klose is the all-time leading goal scorer at World Cups, why Lukas Podolski keeps making squad after squad and why a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Germany 2-0 Ukraine: Mustafi and Schweinsteiger get Germans off to winning startthe World Cup, Germany have had a difficult time as they tried to replace their
Germany 2-0 Ukraine: Mustafi and Schweinsteiger get Germans off to winning start
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
the World Cup, Germany have had a difficult time as they tried to replace their veteran stars. The likes of Philipp Lahm, Miroslav Klose and Per Mertesacker all brought their international careers to an end after the tournament in Brazil. Joachim... Read more
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Daily Mirror
5 things we learned from Germany 2-0 Ukrainethe World Cup, Germany have had a difficult time as they tried to replace their
5 things we learned from Germany 2-0 Ukraine
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
the World Cup, Germany have had a difficult time as they tried to replace their veteran stars. The likes of Philipp Lahm, Miroslav Klose and Per Mertesacker all brought their international careers to an end after the tournament in Brazil. Joachim... Read more
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ESPN FC
Germany's ever-improving attack makes it Euro favoritein Brazil. The scenario looks similar this time. As if the international retir
Germany's ever-improving attack makes it Euro favorite
ESPN FC / Posted 17 days ago
in Brazil. The scenario looks similar this time. As if the international retirement of Philipp Lahm, Per Mertesacker and Miroslav Klose had not worried Low enough, Germany have also lost Marco Reus and Antonio Rudiger to injury, while fitness... Read more
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Goal.com
Has Low cracked Spain's secret? Germany aim for world & European doubleteam has been moderate, perhaps even sluggish. The fact that Philipp Lahm, Germ
Has Low cracked Spain's secret? Germany aim for world & European double
Goal.com / Posted 17 days ago
team has been moderate, perhaps even sluggish. The fact that Philipp Lahm, Germany's peerless captain, Per Mertesacker and Miroslav Klose all retired in wake of the World Cup has made the transition somewhat troublesome. At right-back, Low has... Read more
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HITC Sport
Joachim Löw and Germany confident of creating dynasty despite defensive issuesthey had lost two qualifying ties; the first was West Germany’s campaign for Eu
Joachim Löw and Germany confident of creating dynasty despite defensive issues
HITC Sport / Posted 17 days ago
they had lost two qualifying ties; the first was West Germany’s campaign for Euro 84. Löw lost the stalwarts Philipp Lahm, Miroslav Klose and Per Mertesacker to retirement after the World Cup and, given their influence on and off the pitch, it has... Read more
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Squawka
Gomez up top, Muller in support: Germany's best XI vs. Ukrainea 3-1 defeat to Slovakia to add to losses against France and England worrying.
Gomez up top, Muller in support: Germany's best XI vs. Ukraine
Squawka / Posted 18 days ago
a 3-1 defeat to Slovakia to add to losses against France and England worrying. With experienced players like Philipp Lahm, Miroslav Klose and Per Mertesacker having retired after the 2014 World Cup win, there have been questions about their... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Host France hoping Euros pomp can overcome circumstanceswho led the German Bundesliga in scoring this season, and Germany’s leading sco
Host France hoping Euros pomp can overcome circumstances
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
who led the German Bundesliga in scoring this season, and Germany’s leading scorer, Lukas Podolski, who was born in Poland. Miroslav Klose, who retired from international play two years ago as Germany’s all-time goals leader, was also born in... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Euro 2016 Preview - Group Cvictory Germany have not lost lots of players, but they have lost a vast amount
Euro 2016 Preview - Group C
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 18 days ago
victory Germany have not lost lots of players, but they have lost a vast amount of experience, especially in Philip Lahm, Miroslav Klose and Per Mertersacker. What`s left behind however is a squad of depth and quality in pretty much every... Read more
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Football365
Cheeky Punt: A Euro 2016 specialtime. However, losing Marco Reus to injury and no longer being able to call on
Cheeky Punt: A Euro 2016 special
Football365 / Posted 19 days ago
time. However, losing Marco Reus to injury and no longer being able to call on the services of Philipp Lahm or goal machine Miroslav Klose (both retired) means they will be up against it this summer. So too Italy. The Italians tend to come into most... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Will these 3 supersubs make an impact for your Euro 2016 Fantasy iTeam?a late winner against Russia after coming on for Romelu Lukaku.Andre Schurrle,
Will these 3 supersubs make an impact for your Euro 2016 Fantasy iTeam?
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
a late winner against Russia after coming on for Romelu Lukaku.Andre Schurrle, FiT Price: £6.3m As was the case with Miroslav Klose and Lukas Podolski before him, Schurrle continues to save his best performances for Die Mannschaft, scoring... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Delaney: Euro 2016 top scorer race wide openMario Gomez to the squad because there really aren't that many elite strikers a
Delaney: Euro 2016 top scorer race wide open
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 21 days ago
Mario Gomez to the squad because there really aren't that many elite strikers available to the world champions since Miroslav Klose retired. The interesting thing ahead of these Euros, though, is that this flaw is common to the three main... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Germany plagued by 'problems' ahead of Euro 2016to Mecca; not to mention a series of uninspiring performances on the heels of t
Germany plagued by 'problems' ahead of Euro 2016
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 21 days ago
to Mecca; not to mention a series of uninspiring performances on the heels of the retirements of stalwarts such as Lahm and Miroslav Klose. Meanwhile, World Cup golden goal scorer Mario Gotze couldn’t find a regular turn with Bayern Munich, while... Read more
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Calgary Sun
From Group A to F: Team-by-team breakdown of Euro 2016of Ireland. The skinny: Eight of the 11 players who started for Germany in the
From Group A to F: Team-by-team breakdown of Euro 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 22 days ago
of Ireland. The skinny: Eight of the 11 players who started for Germany in the 2014 World Cup final remain. German legends Miroslav Klose and Philipp Lahm have moved on. Naturally, that makes the Germans clear favourites to win another major... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Darke: Euro 2016 previewHowever, the Germans do miss captain Philipp Lahm, who retired from internation
Darke: Euro 2016 preview
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 22 days ago
However, the Germans do miss captain Philipp Lahm, who retired from international duty along with record goal scorer Miroslav Klose and centre-half Per Mertesacker, while Bastian Schweinsteiger surely can't be the force of old after so many... Read more
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soccernews
Ballack calls for Germany´s new leaders to emergeEuro 2016. Joachim Low’s team will be without former captain Philipp Lahm, his
Ballack calls for Germany´s new leaders to emerge
soccernews / Posted 22 days ago
Euro 2016. Joachim Low’s team will be without former captain Philipp Lahm, his fellow defender Per Mertesacker and striker Miroslav Klose when they take on Ukraine in Lille on Sunday. The trio all called time on their international careers after... Read more
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Soccer Way
Ballack calls for Germany´s new leaders to emerge Euro 2016. Joachim Low's team will be without former captain Philipp Lahm, his
Ballack calls for Germany´s new leaders to emerge
Soccer Way / Posted 22 days ago
Euro 2016. Joachim Low's team will be without former captain Philipp Lahm, his fellow defender Per Mertesacker and striker Miroslav Klose when they take on Ukraine in Lille on Sunday. The trio all called time on their international careers after... Read more
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Sporting Life
Euro 2016: Group C guidequalified:The world champions had a tough start in a difficult Group D. With th
Euro 2016: Group C guide
Sporting Life / Posted 23 days ago
qualified:The world champions had a tough start in a difficult Group D. With the likes of Philipp Lahm, Per Mertesacker and Miroslav Klose all retiring after the World Cup, Germany started with an unconvincing victory over Scotland and were then... Read more
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International Business Times
Germany Euro 2016 team profile: World champions well-positioned to challenge again under Joachim Low in certain areas with reliable captain Philipp Lahm, defensive colleague Per Me
Germany Euro 2016 team profile: World champions well-positioned to challenge again under Joachim Low
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
in certain areas with reliable captain Philipp Lahm, defensive colleague Per Mertesacker and the World Cup record-scorer Miroslav Klose all retiring from international football after their exploits in Brazil. Manchester United midfielder Bastian... Read more
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Goal.com
Germany vs Hungary Match previewto 2014," he said. "Of course we have different characters. "It's not a secret
Germany vs Hungary Match preview
Goal.com / Posted 25 days ago
to 2014," he said. "Of course we have different characters. "It's not a secret that we lost three important players with Miroslav Klose, Philipp Lahm and Per Mertesacker [through international retirement], but I think we compensated that... Read more
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KTVN Reno
A look at Group C at Euro 2016Mueller will score from half chances and loose balls. Loew has been playing wit
A look at Group C at Euro 2016
KTVN Reno / Posted 26 days ago
Mueller will score from half chances and loose balls. Loew has been playing without a true striker since the retirement of Miroslav Klose and Mueller has proved indispensable to the team, scoring nine goals in qualifying. MANUEL NEUER: The... Read more
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