The last round of matches in the Rugby World Cup group stage has started today. What happens this week will decide the quarterfinals. One of the biggest questions: Can Australia and South Africa avoid meeting so early in the knockout stage?
France's rainly weather has forced Germany into a change in plans. The team had to hold their final training prior to their knockout stage game against Slovakia at their home base in Evian.
Eight games in three days sent some big teams packing and left a mixture of the familiar and the first-timers in the quarterfinals. We know who is in and who’s out but what else did the first knockout stage teach us?
The captain of Bayern Munich, the most successful club in German history, will end his stellar career at the end of this season. The decision came just days after his 500th game for the club.
Germany go into their semifinal match against France missing a few key players, forcing coach Löw to make changes. BFM-TV journalist Saber Desfarges think this may France's best chance to beat Germany in 48 years.
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