World Cups are his speciality: Five goals in 2010, five more in 2014. How many goals will Thomas Müller score at the World Cup in Russia?
Leroy Sane and Niklas Süle both scored their first goal for Germany as Joachim Löw's side eased past Russia. Löw made a number of changes and several young players impressed as the hosts blew Russia away early on.
After a disastrous World Cup campaign, the relationship between the German national team and its fans is at a low ebb. On Thursday, Joachim Löw's team could be set to play in a half-empty stadium in Leipzig.
Bayern Munich will go into next week's game away at Borussia Dortmund four points behind the Black and Yellows after Nicolas Höler's 89th-minute equalizer for Freiburg held them to a draw on Matchday 10.
Could the crop of youngsters breaking into the national team force a changing of the guard faster than Joachim Löw is planning? The game against Russia will have some of the veterans looking over their shoulders.
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