Germany players jog during a training session at the Camille Fournier stadium at their base camp in Evian, France on Thursday. — AP photo
Missing inspirational World Cup-winning captain Philipp Lahm, Germany begin Euro 2016 against Ukraine today with major doubts over whether they can reach the heights of Brazil two years ago.
The versatile Lahm retired from international football after the World Cup leaving a gap that coach Joachim Low has found difficult to fill, whilst a series of injuries have further disrupted Germany’s preparation.
Moreover, erratic form in qualifying and in the build-up to the Euros has eroded confidence in the …read more
Source: New Age