The coach of Germany's national football team has admitted that he failed to motivate his players and used the wrong tactics at the World Cup in Russia. Joachim Löw was speaking to the media for the first time since Germany's poor performance.
The promotion of youth at the expense of experience has dominated the conversation around the German national team. But Toni Kroos has survived, and remains "indispensable" to Joachim Löw as Germany face the Netherlands.
Joachim Löw has picked his first Germany squad since ousting Thomas Müller, Jerome Boateng and Mats Hummels. He has called up three new faces from Germany's under-21 squad for matches against Serbia and the Netherlands.
Joachim Löw defended his decision to omit Jerome Boateng, Mats Hummels and Thomas Müller from Germany's squad. The national coach has received a lot of backlash for the way he informed the trio.
The football boots Paul Pogba wore during France's World Cup win in Russia last year have fetched €30,000 at auction. The money will go to disadvantaged students in poorer parts of France.
© 2019 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version