Scoring drought an old problem for new-look Germany
Scoring drought an old problem for new-look Germany

World champions Germany will be desperate to bounce back with home win over Ireland next week to recover from a shock 2-0 defeat to Poland in their Euro 2016 qualifier on Saturday but in order to achieve that, they need to start scoring goals.

Fresh legs to carry German attack against Poland
Fresh legs to carry German attack against Poland

Germany coach Joachim Loew knew he would have to inject fresh legs into his squad to replace veterans after the World Cup, but a raft of injuries means he has had to delve deep into his playing stocks for their Euro 2016 qualifier against Poland.

Filippo Inzhagi era at AC Milan opens with 3-1 win
Filippo Inzhagi era at AC Milan opens with 3-1 win

Filippo Inzaghi got his tenure as AC Milan coach off to the best possible start with a scintillating 3-1 victory over Lazio at the San Siro on Sunday.

Klose claims playing under Van Gaal was hardest time of his career
Klose claims playing under Van Gaal was hardest time of his career

Former Germany striker Miroslav Klose has claimed that the time he spent playing under current Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal had been the hardest of his career.

Miroslav Klose retires from international football

German striker Miroslav Klose, the all-time World Cup top scorer, announced his retirement from international football on Monday.

World Cup hero Mario Goetze is dating German model-singer

Germany`s attacking midfielder Mario Goetze, who shattered Argentina`s World Cup dream is dating German model and singer Ann-Kathrin Broemmel.

Goetze will never now be Germany`s forgotten man

When Germany thrashed Brazil 7-1 with Miroslav Klose becoming the World Cup’s all-team leading goalscorer, Mario Goetze could probably have been forgiven for not leading the cheers from the sidelines.

Brazilian Ronaldo still the best: Klose

In the same week he usurped Ronaldo as the FIFA World Cup`s top scorer, Germany striker Miroslav Klose said the Brazilian legend remains football`s most complete player.

Open invite to Klose`s exclusive "16 club"

Miroslav Klose is delighted to have established his `16 club` after becoming the World Cup`s top-scorer, but says it counts for nothing if Germany lose to Argentina in Sunday`s final.

Fans turn to google for `magic moments` of World Cup

On-field genius of in-form Germany and antics of passionate coaches on the touchline dominated the google searches as the World Cup leaped into the final with the conclusion of the last-four stage matches in Brazil.

For Germany, it`s a game of records

Maybe even the experienced German players felt like they were in a weird dream. They have been reminded that football can deliver miracles.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Seven goals that ended Brazil’s World Cup dream

The first semi-final, played between the host nation Brazil and Germany on Tuesday, witnessed eight goals, out of which seven were scored by the robust Germans to send the Selecao out of the tournament.

With 16th goal, Germany`s Klose becomes record scorer in World Cup history

Lazio and German striker Miroslav Klose on Tuesday became the record scorer in World Cup history by netting his 16th finals goal in the 7-1 semi-final victory over Brazil.

Germany rout `worst day of my life`: Scolari

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari took responsibility for Germany`s 7-1 thrashing of his star-studded side that took him to rock bottom in a career that has seen spectacular highs as well as controversy.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Baichung praises Messi’s form, Klose’s record goal

Lionel Messi once again came to the rescue of Argentina against Iran by scoring a goal in the injury-time to seal the match 1-0.

Klose joins 'original' Ronaldo in WC record, Germany hold Ghana

Miroslav Klose equalled Brazilian legend Ronaldo`s record of 15 World Cup goals with the equaliser for Germany in their 2-2 Group G draw with Ghana in Fortaleza on Saturday.

Ronaldo welcomes Klose into World Cup top-scorers club

Brazilian legend Ronaldo was quick to congratulate Miroslav Klose after the German equalled his record of 15 World Cup goals on Saturday.

Mueller backs Mueller to break World Cup goals record

Germany`s goal-scoring legend Gerd Mueller is backing compatriot and namesake Thomas Mueller to eventually claim the record for the most World Cup goals.

Reus injury dampens Germany`s six-goal romp

Germany were left counting the cost of a 6-1 thrashing of Armenia here Friday after an injury to Marco Reus which threatens to rule the winger out of the World Cup.

Klose becomes Germany`s top scorer

Veteran striker Miroslav Klose became Germany`s all-time top-scorer on Friday when he netted his 69th goal in his 132nd appearance in their 6-1 friendly romp against Armenia.