Security is a priority following the attacks in Brussels when Germany hosts England on Saturday in Berlin. But it’s also a chance for the teams to test themselves ahead of EURO 2016.
England vs. Germany is always an eagerly anticipated fixture and while this latest meeting is another friendly, it does serve as chance to look at the future for both nations. Are England that far behind?
Germany were left to rue missed first half opportunities as they played out a goalless draw against England at Wembley on Friday night. Leroy Sane and Timo Werner both went close but the breakthrough never came.
The European Championship’s simplicity used to be one of its biggest strengths. But its expansion will take the edge of some fixtures and reward mediocrity, writes DW’s Matt Pearson.
England's 2-1 defeat to tiny Iceland has had immediate repercussions for the Three Lions. Before the match coach Roy Hodgson had said a loss would end his tenure, and on Monday he proved as good as his word.
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