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Russia jinx? Lacklustre Germans knocked out by spirited South Korea, FT 2-0

Kim and Son's goal help Korea win against Germany

Germany vs South Korea Line-up
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Germany vs South Korea Line-up

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Germany vs South Korea had the ingredient to be one of the most entertaining matches of the Fifa World Cup 2018. For Germany, it was a must-win match to reach the knockout of the tournament. A win for South Korea is also possible for them to qualify provided Sweden lost. So the stakes were high. 

To sum it up quickly: The Germans lost with the same formula and team which won them the 2014 Fifa World Cup.

But the match has been identical to what Germany has been doing this world cup. Lacklustre, sober and without any intent. The midfield,

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First Published: Jun 27 2018 | 4:15 PM IST

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