Germany beat Argentina 4-0 to reach the semifinals at the World Cup for the third straight time and hand the two-time champion its worst loss at the tournament in 36 years.
Germany’s youngest World Cup squad in 76 years began its 2010 campaign with a 4-0 rout of the soccer tournament’s second-oldest team.
Three-time champion Germany beat Australia 4-0 last night to top Group D at soccer’s World Cup after a day when all three losing teams finished with 10 men. Ghana beat Serbia 1-0 and Slovenia defeated Algeria 1-0.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
German national soccer team coach Joachim Loew named six strikers to the preliminary 27-man squad for next month’s World Cup.
"We're a young team."
- Miroslav Klose on Jun 13, 2010