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Germany defeat Faroe Islands 3-0


September 8th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 8 (IANS) Germany sealed an expected 3-0 win against Faroe Islands in Group C to start with a win in 2014 World Cup qualifiers owing to a brace ... Read more...

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Schweinsteiger to miss Germany’s World Cup qualifiers


August 31st, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 31 (IANS) Midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has not called up by Germany coach Joachim Loew for the country's next two World Cup qualifiers.Germany will play against the Faroe Islands ... Read more...

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Football friendlies: Argentina beat Germany, Brazil thrash Sweden


August 16th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS) Argentina beat 10-man hosts Germany 3-1 in an international soccer friendly at Frankfurt Arena Wednesday while Alexandre Pato scored a brace to help Brazil breeze ... Read more...

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German coach rejects Euro 2012 criticism by media


August 14th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 14 (IANS) Germany's coach Joachim Loew has criticised the media coverage as "tiresome" and "unrewarding" after his side's 1-2 loss to Italy at the Euro 2012 semi-finals.The 52-year-old ... Read more...

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German coach names players for Argentina friendly


August 10th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 10 (IANS) German football coach Joachim Loew has appointed 17 players from the nation's Euro squad and two other youngsters for their upcoming friendly against Argentina, the ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Italy were ‘cleverer’ than Germany, says Loew


June 29th, 2012 - 6:18 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany coach Joachim Loew said Friday the Italian nous was the difference between the sides in their Euro 2012 semifinal, which was decided by Mario ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Germany can’t let Italy dictate, says Loew


June 28th, 2012 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) German coach Joachim Loew has warned his side will go all out to prevent Italy from dominating the ball in their Euro 2012 semifinal in ... Read more...

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German coach thanks Mourinho for win


June 10th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 10 (IANS) Germany coach Joachim Loew thanked Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho for playing a crucial role in developing the German players.Loew said he had a chat ... Read more...

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Germans jittery but fully fit for Euro 2012


June 8th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany might be getting last minute nerves ahead of their Euro 2012 opener against Portugal Saturday but the tournament favourites are fully fit ... Read more...

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Ozil has raised his game at Real: Loew


June 8th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany's attacking midfielder Mesut Ozil has raised his game under Jose Mourinho at Real Madrid, national team coach Joachim Loew said Friday.The 23-year-old has ... Read more...

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We are not the favourites: German soccer coach


June 2nd, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hague, June 2 (IANS) German coach Joachim Loew feels that his team is not favoured to lift the European 2012 football championships and said defending Euro and World champions ... Read more...

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Germany reveal provisional squad for Euro 2012


May 8th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 8 (IANS) Germany's football coach Joachim Loew has introduced two uncapped players in his provisional 27-man squad for the Euro 2012 Championships. Monchengladbach's goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen ... Read more...

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Madrid eyes Wenger, Loew after fallout with Mourinho


January 25th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 25 (IANS) Spanish football giant Real Madrid has short-listed Germany's head coach Joachim Loew and Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger to replace Jose Mourinho.Mourinho was booed by section ... Read more...

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Klose fit for Germany’s friendly against Netherlands


November 13th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Nov 13 (IANS) Miroslav Klose has returned to the German squad for Tuesday's friendly match against the Netherlands after missing the friendly against Ukraine owing to an inflamed ... Read more...

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Germany continue winning streak at Euro 2012 qualifiers


October 12th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Oct 12 (IANS) Germany defeated Belgium 3-1 to record their tenth victory after as many Euro 2012 qualification matches in group A at Duesseldorf Arena.With the victory Tuesday, Germany ... Read more...

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Klose winner gives Germany best of Euro 2012 starts


September 4th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 4 (DPA) Miroslav Klose hit a second-half winner as Germany began their Euro 2012 football qualifying campaign with a 1-0 defeat of Belgium in Brussels Friday. Klose struck six minutes ... Read more...

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Oezil, Khedira asked to learn English or Spanish by Mourinho


September 1st, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 1 (DPA) Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has urged new German players Sami Khedira and Mesut Oezil to learn Spanish or English swiftly so that he can communicate with them, ... Read more...

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Beckenbauer backs Ballack as captain


August 14th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 14 (DPA) Germany's playing great Franz Beckenbauer says Michael Ballack should remain national team captain. Beckenbauer, writing in his column for Bild newspaper Saturday, said it was not Ballack's fault ... Read more...

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Loew stays on as Germany’s coach until Euro 2012


July 20th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 20 (DPA) Joachim Loew Tuesday renewed his contract as Germany's coach until Euro 2012, less than a fortnight after leading a young and widely acclaimed team to third place ... Read more...

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Van Gaal to spend two more years at Bayern Munich


July 19th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Munich, July 19 (DPA) Louis van Gaal wants to spend at most two more seasons at Bayern Munich before looking to coach a national team. The Dutchman, who led Bayern to a ... Read more...

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Mourinho determined to strengthen Real with young Germans


July 17th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Duncan Shaw Madrid, July 17 (DPA) Jose Mourinho is determined to build a powerful young team at Real Madrid - and is looking towards Germany for help.The Portuguese coach has been ... Read more...

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German football hit by ‘bunch of gays’ storm


July 14th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, July 14(ANI): Injured German skipper Michael Ballack's agent has sparked a controversy by reportedly launching a bizarre attack on the national team by branding some unnamed players a "bunch of gays".Michael ... Read more...

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Loew is proud of his team but leaves his future open


July 11th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Erasmia (South Africa), July 11 (DPA) Joachim Loew expressed immense pride in his Germany World Cup team Sunday but left it open whether he will continue as coach. Germany finished third the ... Read more...

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Germans quietly happy about third place at World Cup


July 11th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 11 (DPA) Germans quietly celebrated third place of their World Cup football team on a sweltering Saturday night amid hopes for more success in the future. The start of school holidays ... Read more...

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Germany take third place with 3-2 victory against Uruguay (Roundup)


July 11th, 2010 - 4:35 am ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth (South Africa), July 11 (DPA) Germany finished third at the World Cup Saturday after beating Uruguay 3-2 in the play-off in the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port ... Read more...

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Germany take third place with 3-2 victory against Uruguay (Second Lead)


July 11th, 2010 - 3:43 am ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, July 11 (DPA) Germany finished third at the World Cup Saturday after beating Uruguay 3-2 in the play-off in the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth. Thomas Mueller in ... Read more...

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Germany revamps squad for Uruguay game


July 11th, 2010 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, July 10 (DPA) German coach Joachim Loew made five changes to the German squad for Saturday's World Cup match for third place against Uruguay. Four of the changes were health ... Read more...

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Loew laid low as flu hits Germany


July 10th, 2010 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, July 10 (DPA) German coach Joachim Loew missed his team's training Friday due to a flu which also hit captain Philipp Lahm and forward Lukas Podolski. But the coach will definitely ... Read more...

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Bierhoff: Loew decision after World Cup


July 10th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Pretoria, July 9 (DPA) German football supremo Theo Zwanziger Friday expressed optimism that national team coach Joachim Loew will renew his contract after the World Cup while general manager Oliver Bierhoff said ... Read more...

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German football boss upbeat Loew will stay as coach


July 9th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, July 9 (DPA) German football supremo Theo Zwanziger expressed optimism Friday that national team coach Joachim Loew would renew his contract after the World Cup football. "There's no deal. But the chances ... Read more...

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‘No power struggle,’ Lahm says of captaincy claim


July 8th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, July 8 (DPA) German defender Philipp Lahm said his wish to retain the captaincy of the national football team was "no attack" on team-mate Michael Ballack, who skippered the side before ... Read more...

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Spain need to turn dominance into goals against Dutch


July 8th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 8 (DPA) Spain have reached their first World Cup football final despite managing just eight goals in six games en route to Sunday's date with the Netherlands at Soccer ... Read more...

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Loew backs Spain to win World Cup


July 8th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Durban, July 8(ANI): Germany coach Joachim Loew has tipped Spain to win this year's FIFA World Cup after they overcome his side in the semi-finals on Wednesday.Spanish defender Carles Puyol's header ... Read more...

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Spain beat Germany to reach first World Cup final (Lead)


July 8th, 2010 - 3:41 am ICT by IANS
Durban, July 8 (DPA) Reigning European champions Spain reached their first World Cup final Wednesday by defeating three-time winners Germany 1-0 thanks to Carles Puyol's second half goal. Puyol scored in the ... Read more...

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Ballack will not join Germany captaincy debate


July 7th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 7 (DPA) Michael Ballack will not be drawn into a row on the future Germany captain after Philipp Lahm challenged him for the job beyond the World Cup. "I don't ... Read more...

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