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Ange Postecoglou: Australia in need of more composure after Germany loss

Ange Postecoglou: Australia in need of more composure after Germany loss Ange Postecoglou: Australia in need of more composure after Germany loss
Damon Campbell | 20 June, 2017, 01:21

Subsequently, they aren't sending their A-squad it seems to the Confederations Cup.

Germany nearly always makes it through to the latter stages in worldwide play.

After being comprehensively beaten 4-0 by Brazil in a friendly on Tuesday, Australia has arrived at the eight-team Confederations Cup on a low.

Loew has left most of his World Cup-winners at home and brought an inexperienced squad, who have made just 179 worldwide appearances between them, to Russian Federation.

Low's side continued to dominate play after their early opener and Sandro Wagner almost doubled their lead in the 16th minute, sending a diving header inches wide at the far post following Goretzka's pinpoint cross, before the Hoffenheim man fired just wide again minutes later after beating the offside trap. Retaining the World Cup next year is the priority.

"And I wanted them to be courageous". He repaid the faith put in him by leading the nation to the final of EURO 2008, narrowly losing out to Spain and finishing as the runners-up. This match will be the sixth meeting between the two teams with Germany winning three, losing one and drawing one.

The world champions have sent a much-changed squad to Russian Federation for the tournament but remain among the favourites.

Germany always seemed to have an extra gear and they exercised it nearly straight from the kick-off as they restored their lead from the penalty spot. You can't prepare them for what they're going to face out there.

He chose to build with continuity from the past two tournaments, instead of injecting another host of youngsters.

When it comes to a great soccer nation such as Germany, it's unreal the talent they can boast.

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But last summer in France they bowed out at the semifinal stage once again.

For most of the opening half the Socceroos were chasing shadows as the World Champions - with the youngest squad at the tournament and minus their stars - monstered the first 45.

Mesut Ozil has not made the trip to Russian Federation as Germany have named a number of fringe players in their squad.

The game was played in Sochi on Monday. RB Leipzig's Timo Werner is one of them.

There's some experience in this side as well. Rodic's shot came off defender Shkodran Mustafi and he followed up with a shot that went under Leno.

Some, like strikers Sandro Wagner and Lars Stindl, have had to wait until their late 20s to get a chance in the senior squad.

"First half they were just too good for us". In terms of pedigree, there's no question which squad is the favorite in this match.

"They have young players but there is pressure on them to do well". "We can accept a tournament like this if we keep three or four players for the future - for the World Cup".

This group has only played two games together before coming into this tournament.

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