Well, though many of us couldn’t see the game since it was on GolTV, at least we can take a look at this heartbreaking highlight. Junior Malanda shoots and deflects off Bayern’s Manuel Neuer, off the post and rebounds the shot just wide of the open goal. Bayern went on to win by that same 2-1 score.
As many as 1 billion people watched Germany beat Argentina 1-0 in the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals.
Thanks to an extra-time winner from Mario Gotze, Germany was named world champion for the fourth time.
“It's incredible. The team did it beautifully,” German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer told ESPN. "At some point we'll stop celebrating, but we'll still wake up with a smile.”
Manuel NeuerManuel NeuerGermany’s Manuel Neuer has won the Golden Glove award for the World Cup’s best goalkeeper after helping his side to a 1-0 victory over Argentina in Sunday’s final.The 28-year-old Bayern Munich player was presented with the award at Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana Stadium moments after the triumph.He beat off competition from Argentine opposite number Sergio...
Germany’s keeper Manuel Neuer made an aggressive play to play the ball and Argentina’s Gonzalo Higuain never saw him coming. How Higuain managed to get up after this knee to the head is beyond me. [@CorkGaines]
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I remember fondly a Bundesliga match between Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen during the 2012-13 season. Bayern Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer runs up towards the Leverkusen goal. He dribbles and sets up a cross that drifts into the area, and in the end the ball skips off the crossbar. Bayern loses the game. This was no doubt a tough loss for Bayern Munich to absorb, but it was a moment...
After Germany’s throttling of Brazil, Manuel Neuer was looking for someone to give the double high five too and no one was interested. Smoothly, Neuer turned the high five fail into a set of jazz hands and he figured no one was the wiser and he wouldn’t end up on YouTube. Oops. [YouTube]
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France have some thinking to do after their World Cup campaign ended against Germany
France’s World Cup campaign ended in heartbreak as they lost to Germany 1-0 thanks to an early goal from Mats Hummels.
France rarely gave the Germans a chance to attack, while attacking ruthlessly toward the German defense. But, the Germans capitalized on the early mistake that France made and...
Two of the four remaining European teams took to the pitch Friday to being the World Cup Quarterfinals. France and Germany took to the Estádio do Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil both hoping to play the next match scheduled there, the July 13 championship match of the 2014 World Cup.
Germany’s Mats Hummels scores on a header over the hands of France’s goalkeeper Hugo Lloris...
While most people are talking about James, Messi and Robben, yesterday Germany’s ‘keeper, Manuel Neuer gave one of the performances of the World Cup.
However as the song goes, it wasn’t what Neuer did, but the way that he did it. Making as many tackles against Algeria as he did saves, Neuer showed the watching world how vital a good ‘sweeper-keeper’ can be.
Bayern Munich and Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has pulled out of his country's friendly with Argentina on Wednesday due to a hip injury.
Bayern says on its website that the 26-year-old Neuer suffered the injury during the club's 2-1 win over Borussia Dortmund in the German Supercup on Sunday.
Neuer was to inform Germany coach Joachim Loew of his intention not to travel...
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August 12, 2012