German midfielder Sami Khedira was pulled from the team’s lineup minutes before the World Cup final against Argentina because of a calf injury.
The best pictures and biggest moments from the 2014 World Cup Final.
With an extra time winner from Mario Gotze, Germany won the World Cup in the most dramatic way imaginable. Here’s how it went down in Rio.
Javier Mascherano is Argentina’s top defensive midfielder with clutch plays in the final games leading up to the World Cup final against Germany.
Mats Hummels is about to play the most important game of his professional career so far as he and the rest of the German National Team prepare to fight Team Argentina for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
There’s the prestige of being able to say you are a World Cup winner, but then there’s also the cash prize to consider.
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The Hoff is rooting for Germany in a big way.
Philipp Lahm is the German national team’s fearless captain and will be leading Germany into the finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup as their strongest defender.
German midfielder Julian Draxler is one of the youngest players in the World Cup and one of the biggest up-and-coming stars in Europe.
Enzo Perez is about to play the biggest game of his life as he and the rest of Team Argentina prepare to fight Team Germany for the 2014 World Cup title this afternoon.
Alejandro Sabella is the coach of the Argentine National Team. Today will be his last day as coach, as he announced he will step down from his position after Argentina faces Germany in the championship match of the 2014 World Cup.
German playmaker Mesut Ozil is regarded as one of the best and most popular players in the world.