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Germans still disputing England 1966 World Cup final goal

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Hamburg (AFP) Fifty years after THAT goal at Wembley, West Germany captain Uwe Seeler still insists England's Geoff Hurst's controversial shot never crossed the line in the 1966 World Cup final.

Hurst's second goal in the 101st minute of extra time which put England 3-2 ahead after the match had finished 2-2 over 90 minutes is arguably the most controversial goal in international football history.

Germans still disputing England 1966 World Cup final goal

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Hamburg (AFP) Fifty years after THAT goal at Wembley, West Germany captain Uwe Seeler still insists England's Geoff Hurst's controversial shot never crossed the line in the 1966 World Cup final.

Hurst's second goal in the 101st minute of extra time which put England 3-2 ahead after the match had finished 2-2 over 90 minutes is arguably the most controversial goal in international football history.

The Euro Story: Denmark Enter As Wild Cards And Emerge Victorious While England Get Bogged Down With Swedes And Turnips At Euro 1992

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The 1992 European Championship finals saw the first appearance of a team representing a unified Germany. The huge political changes sweeping Europe also led to the expulsion of Yugoslavia just a week before the tournament began in Sweden. Denmark, fatefully, were selected to take their place.

The opening game saw hosts Sweden give France an almighty fright by taking an early lead and exposing a fragility and lack of organisation amid the ranks of Les Bleus.

Transfer News & Rumours

German midfield maestro announces retirement from international football

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Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger has announced his retirement from international football.

Since making his debut on international stage in 2004, the midfielder has made 120 appearances for Germany, making him national team’s fourth most-capped player of all time.

“Dear fans of the Germany national team I have just asked the national team coach not to consider me any more for his national team selections in future since I would like to retire,” the 31-year-old announced on Twitter.

Liverpool join the race to sign £50m Manchester United target

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Liverpool have reportedly joined the race to sign Germany winger Julian Draxler this summer. Arsenal and Manchester United are the other two Premier League clubs vying for his signature.

Jose Mourinho, the new Manchester United manager, is thought to be one of his keen admirers while reports in English press claimed last month that the Red Devils had lodged an opening £30m bid for the Wolfsburg star.

EURO 2016

‘Thank You All For The Great Time’ – Germany Stalwart Bastian Schweinsteiger Announces International Retirement

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On the very day he found he was one of nine Manchester United playerswho have been told to find new clubs, Bastian Schweinsteiger has announced his retirement from international duty with Germany.

It's a day we'd never thought we'd live to see, but after making 120 appearances in 12 years for Die Mannschaft, Basti is bowing out a World Cup winner, no less.

Dimtri Payet, Liverpool and Arsenal stars make Euro 2016 team of the tournament

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OFFICIEL: Le XI type de l'#EURO2016!Logique? pic.twitter.com/EPcirU5EFq UEFA EURO 2016 (@EURO2016) July 11, 2016 Wales midfielders Joe...

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Newspaper reactions to France’s victory against Germany in semi-final [PHOTOS]

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Germany vs. France. The rare marquee matchup that delivered on its massive potential. How would Europe react to such an epic night and rare result? Let's take a look.

Germany's Bild forlornly shouts the name "Weini!" as one of its most accomplished players failed his country. The subheadline incredulously exclaims, "Of all people Schweinsteiger, of all people our captain!

Newspaper reactions to France’s victory against Germany in semi-final [PHOTOS]

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Germany vs. France. The rare marquee matchup that delivered on its massive potential. How would Europe react to such an epic night and rare result? Let's take a look.

Germany's Bild forlornly shouts the name "Weini!" as one of its most accomplished players failed his country. The subheadline incredulously exclaims, "Of all people Schweinsteiger, of all people our captain!

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil reacts to Germany’s Euro 2016 exit

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pic.twitter.com/mxcz3707IN Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) July 8, 2016 Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has taken to his social media accounts to react...

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Man Utd man slaughtered in the media

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Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has been blasted in the German media following Germany's Euro 2016 elimination. A 2-0...

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Manchester United's €120m target impressed, Griezmann brace puts France in Euro 2016 Final

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Antoine Griezmann scored both goals as hosts France beat Germany 2-0 in the second semi-final at Euro 2016.

The Atlético Madrid scored in each half to set up Sunday’s final with Portugal as the world champions failed to capitalise on all the possession and territory they had throughout the game.

France reaches Euro final behind Griezmann brace

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Les Bleusweren't the most convincing side when Euro 2016 kicked off in June, however, France has consistently improved with every match, and will now have a chance to earn its third European Championship.

Antoine Griezmann's brace gave France a 2-0 win against Germany on Thursday afternoon.

Video: Man Utd’s Bastian Schweinsteiger concedes harsh penalty for handball

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PENALTI DE SCHWEINSTEIGER #GER #Euro2016 pic.twitter.com/ok48AMBH5S #EURO2016 (@RevistaGradas) July 7, 2016 France have taken the lead...

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Hosts France meet Germany for place in Euro final

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Two traditional powerhouses will look to book a place in the Euro 2016 final on Thursday, as France takes on Germany in Marseille.

Coming into their semifinals clash, France has noticeably improved throughout the tournament, including in Les Bleus most recent 5-2 win against Iceland in the previous round.

Watch France vs. Germany for free with Sling TV

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The Euro 2016 semi-final between France vs. Germany has the potential to be a modern day classic between two attacking teams with tons of exciting players and skill.

The winner of France against Germany plays Portugal in the final on Sunday. Plus the winner of France-Germany will likely be the favorite to win the competition due to the fact that they had to emerge from the strongest side of the bracket.

Watch France vs. Germany for free with Sling TV

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The Euro 2016 semi-final between France vs. Germany has the potential to be a modern day classic between two attacking teams with tons of exciting players and skill.

The winner of France against Germany plays Portugal in the final on Sunday. Plus the winner of France-Germany will likely be the favorite to win the competition due to the fact that they had to emerge from the strongest side of the bracket.

Where to find France vs. Germany on US TV and streaming

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If you're trying to find out how you can watch France vs. Germany in Euro 2016, you've come to the right place.

Two of the most talented teams in Europe face off against each other today in the semi-finals of the Euro 2016 competition. The winner will play Portugal in the Euro 2016 final on Sunday.

Where to find France vs. Germany on US TV and streaming

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If you're trying to find out how you can watch France vs. Germany in Euro 2016, you've come to the right place.

Two of the most talented teams in Europe face off against each other today in the semi-finals of the Euro 2016 competition. The winner will play Portugal in the Euro 2016 final on Sunday.

French revenge could light up the Euros

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Let us be honest, the Euros have been a bit of a damp squib this time around.
Northern Europe has had a wet and cloudy June and this seems to have been reflected on the field of France 2016. The free-flowing football of Brazil 2014 is a bit of a memory, perhaps a telling comment on the tactics-heavy European teams.

France vs. Germany preview: Euro 2016 semi-final pits two favorites against each other

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We're down to the last four at Euro 2016. France and Germany vie for a spot in the July 10 final at the Stade de France on Thursday. Here's the preview and prediction for Thursday's semi-final.

France vs. Germany

The heavyweight clash of the semifinals: The hosts against the World Champions at the incomparable Stade Velodrome in Marseille.

France vs. Germany preview: Euro 2016 semi-final pits two favorites against each other

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We're down to the last four at Euro 2016. France and Germany vie for a spot in the July 10 final at the Stade de France on Thursday. Here's the preview and prediction for Thursday's semi-final.

France vs. Germany

The heavyweight clash of the semifinals: The hosts against the World Champions at the incomparable Stade Velodrome in Marseille.

Photo: Man Utd’s Bastian Schweinsteiger trains ahead of Germany’s clash with France

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One last session here in Evian ahead of tomorrow's semifinal! #GERFRA #EURO2016 pic.twitter.com/OWAihoc6aB Basti Schweinsteiger...

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Photos: Liverpool’s Emre Can training ahead of France vs Germany

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Brazil memories buoy battered Germany for France in Euro 2016

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany face hosts France in the Euro 2016 semi-finals on Thursday in the midst of an injury crisis, but buoyed by memories of their flooring of Brazil at the same stage of the 2014 World Cup.

The Marseille clash will be another test of Germany's mettle after their historic quarter-final defeat of Italy.

Brazil memories buoy battered Germany for France in Euro 2016

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany face hosts France in the Euro 2016 semi-finals on Thursday in the midst of an injury crisis, but buoyed by memories of their flooring of Brazil at the same stage of the 2014 World Cup.

The Marseille clash will be another test of Germany's mettle after their historic quarter-final defeat of Italy.

Euro 2016 2nd SF: Liverpool star could replace Man Utd midfielder, Predicted XI, Live Stream

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Euro 2016 Championships

Date: Thursday 7 July 2016

Time: 20:00 BST

Venue: Marseille

Live Stream: Watch Germany vs France online

France are in the semi-finals for the first time since 2000 and Les Blues seem to have hit their fifth gear just at the right time.

Germany’s Joachim Loew relishes France Euro 2016 semi-final

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany coach Joachim Loew is relishing facing hosts France in Thursday's Euro 2016 semi-final despite a mounting injury list.

"It's great that there's a game like this. I love playing knockout games against teams of this calibre," said Loew in Evian on Monday.

Loew's cause for optimism over the Marseille semi-final is not obvious, with three key players definitely ruled out, while captain Bastian Schweinsteiger is doubtful with a new knee injury.

Germany’s Joachim Loew relishes France Euro 2016 semi-final

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany coach Joachim Loew is relishing facing hosts France in Thursday's Euro 2016 semi-final despite a mounting injury list.

"It's great that there's a game like this. I love playing knockout games against teams of this calibre," said Loew in Evian on Monday.

Loew's cause for optimism over the Marseille semi-final is not obvious, with three key players definitely ruled out, while captain Bastian Schweinsteiger is doubtful with a new knee injury.

Transfer News and Gossip

Photo: New signing Ragnar Klavan poses in a Liverpool shirt

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Ragnar is a Red!

Man Utd defender linked with Eintracht Frankfurt move

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German side Eintracht Frankfurt are linked with a move to sign Manchester United right-back Guillermo Varela, according to Kicker magazine. The...

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Video: Tottenham battle with Borussia Dortmund for Mario Gotze

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Tottenham Hotspur are involved in a transfer tussle for Bayern Munich attacking midfielder Mario Gotze. The north London side are reportedly vying...

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Liverpool end Mario Gotze interest, Spurs in strong position

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Liverpool have ended their interest in Bayern Munich attacking midfielder Mario Gotze, according to the Liverpool Echo. Reds boss Jurgen Klopp had...

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Jurgen Klopp wants Jakub Blaszczykowski at Liverpool

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is planning to raid former club Borussia Dortmund to sign Jakub Blaszczykowski, according to German tabloid Bild. The...

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Done deal: Man Utd confirm Henrikh Mkhitaryan signing

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We can confirm #MkhitaryanIsRed! Read the full statement as @HenrikhMkh completes his move: https://t.co/SAdLmSm4ed pic.twitter.com/dwyJQrO1uU...

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Jose Mourinho all but confirms Henrikh Mkhitaryan signing, says one more transfer likely

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho came within a whisker of announcing the signing of Henrikh Mkhitaryan during his unveiling press conference...

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s Man Utd pay revealed

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan will earn €12.5m-a-year at Manchester United, according to German tabloid Bild. That works out at £10.48m-a-year or...

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Liverpool target Mahmoud Dahoud likes photo of Jurgen Klopp

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Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Mahmoud Dahoud has added to the speculation linking him with a transfer to Liverpool by liking a photo of Reds...

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France

Ozil to appreciate Arsenal striker Giroud more after Euro 2016?

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The chances of the Arsenal and France international star Olivier Giroud finishing the summer as the top scorer from Euro 2016 look to be gone after his international team mate Antoine Griezmann scored twice against Germany in the semi-final to put him three ahead of Giroud on six goals. The tournament has been good for [.

Photos: Contrasting emotions for Arsenal players after France 2-0 Germany

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pic.twitter.com/dxPq1C6IuU Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) July 7, 2016 France's Arsenal contingent, defender Laurent Koscielny and striker...

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