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Mesut Ozil Might Never Be Picked For Germany Again

KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Oezil of Germany looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by TF-Images/Getty Images)

The fallout from Germany’s disastrous World Cup campaign continues – and it could spell the end of Mesut Ozil’s international career. Among the key reasons cited for the defending champions’ failure to even emerge from the group stage was the meeting and of Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan – a meeting that was said to have …

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German FA Want Mesut Ozil ‘Statement’ To Ensure Return To German Team

The World Champions’ premature exit from the 2018 World Cup hasn’t helped matters regarding Mesut Ozil. Along with Ilkay Gundogan, Ozil controversially met Turkish prime minister Recep Erdogan earlier this year, in a well-publicised meeting that has elicited much criticism within Germany. Both he and the Manchester City midfielder were periodically booed in international friendlies prior to the World Cup, and once …

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Mesut Ozil’s Father Says He Should Quit National Team

The father of Mesut Ozil said Sunday his son should quit Germany’s national squad after he was “made the scapegoat” for their shock first-round defeat at the World Cup. Ozil, 29, has come in for hefty criticism in Germany after the World Champions crashed out in Russia, finishing bottom of their group. Pressure had already been mounting on the Arsenal …

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Three Things We Learned As World Cup Groups E And F Came To A Close

Germany’s defence of their World Cup crown ended in the group stage after they suffered a stunning defeat to South Korea on Wednesday. The four-time champions’ exit amounts to one of the greatest shocks in the tournament’s history, allowing Sweden and Mexico to go through while in Group E, Brazil and Switzerland advanced. Here, we look at three things we learned …

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Didi Hamann Tears Into Germany After Limp World Cup Exit

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RTE Sport analyst Didi Hamann was in no mood to be sympathetic after witnessing Germany’s World Cup exit on Wednesday afternoon. Jogi Low’s side fell to a 2-0 defeat against South Korea in Kazan in what was a must-win game, ending their reign as world champions and sending them home in the first round for the first time since 1938. …

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Defeat To South Korea Sees Germany Suffer Shock World Cup Exit

Reigning world champions Germany have been sent packing from the 2018 World Cup after suffering a shock 2-0 defeat to South Korea in Kazan. In a dramatic final round of fixtures in Group F, Joachim Low’s side, mindful of the fact that victory would almost certainly have seen them through to the last 16, were as slow and as ponderous as …

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