Germany recalls the crushing defeat against Brazil (7-1)
The German national team inflicted a crushing defeat on its Latvian guest (7-1) in the international friendly football match on Monday evening, at the conclusion of its preparatory matches for the European Nations Cup “Euro 2020”. And the seven players of the German “Manchester” team were signed by Ruben Gossens (19th minute), Ilkay Gundogan (21st minute), Thomas Muller (27th minute), Kai Havertz (39th minute), Sergei Gnabry (45th minute), Timo Werner. (min. 50), and Leroy Sane (min. 76). While the Latvian Alexis Savelevs scored a face-saving goal for his country, by the 75th minute of the meeting, which was held at the Esprit Arena in Dusseldorf. The German team recalled the historic defeat it inflicted on its Brazilian counterpart (7-1) at home, in the semi-finals of the 2014 World Cup. The German national team will start its campaign in the European Football Championship, postponed from last year, “Euro 2020”, by facing its French counterpart, the runner-up of the last edition, on Tuesday, June 15, in the sixth “death” group competitions, which also includes the national team. Portugal, the defending champion, in addition to Hungary.