FourFourTwoSA selects the World Cup team of round three as Lionel Messi and Neymar finally make their mark, writes DEAN WORKMAN.
The curse of the defending champions has struck again as Germany have been sent packing from the World Cup, but where to now for Die Mannschaft? DEAN WORKMAN explores.
The Germany Football Association (DFB) has apologised to the nation the morning after Joachim Low’s side were sensationally knocked out of the World Cup with a 2-0 defeat to South Korea.
Gareth Southgate believes Germany’s shock exit from the World Cup proves that there is no room for complacency in international football.
Joachim Low will stay on as Germany boss despite their elimination from the World Cup, according to the national team’s general manager Oliver Bierhoff.
It was a day to forget for defending champions Germany as they were unceremoniously dumped out of the World Cup after their defeat to South Korea.
Defending World Cup champions Germany failed to advance to the last-16 after succumbing to a 2-0 defeat to South Korea.
Javier Hernandez hit his 50th international goal as Mexico edged closer to progression from World Cup Group F with a 2-1 victory over South Korea.
Javier Hernandez made history by scoring his 50th international goal to help Mexico secure a 2-1 victory over South Korea in their World Cup encounter at Rostov-on-Don on Saturday.
Sweden needed a second-half penalty, given after a VAR consultation, to edge past South Korea and move joint top of Group F.