Friday, 22 June, 2018
´╗┐

Neuer makes Germany's initial World Cup squad; Petersen, too

Neuer makes Germany's initial World Cup squad; Petersen, too Neuer makes Germany's initial World Cup squad; Petersen, too
Conrad Doyle | 16 May, 2018, 10:50

The 32-year-old Neuer suffered a broken bone in his foot and only returned to training days ago but Germany coach Joachim Loew chose to take 4 keepers to the training camp in the Italian Alps from May 23-June 5. "And after the training camp, we want to talk fair and square". The former Bayern Munich player and Borussia Dortmund legend, who scored the winning goal against Argentina at the final in Brazil has been out of form, and national team coach, Joachim Low, has made a decision to look elsewhere.

Bayern striker Wagner misses out on the tournament as Loew favoured Stuttgart veteran striker Mario Gomez.

Loew opted for Petersen over Bayern Munich forward Sandro Wagner, giving the Freiburg player his first call-up to the national team after an excellent season.

Of this squad list, four will be cut for the final group before the World Cup kicks off in June.

The Borussia Dortmund striker scored in extra time against Argentina in 2014 to seal Germany's fourth World Cup.

"Marco is a special weapon, he has special gifts", Loew said.

There are also places for Manchester City duo Ilkay Gundogan and Leroy Sane, while Freiburg's uncapped Nils Peterson is a surprise inclusion in the 35.

German soccer federation president Reinhard Grindel criticized both players, who have Turkish roots, for posing for the photos, saying Erdogan's repressive control did not correspond with the values cherished by the DFB or football. "Some (of the reaction) seems to be over the top to me".

Germany are in Group F with Mexico, Sweden and South Korea in this summer's tournament in Russian Federation.

Recommended

loading...
...

Lou Barletta Wins PA GOP Primary for Senate Lou Barletta Wins PA GOP Primary for Senate Patrick Meehan, where the Democrats are all but certain to make one of the 23 pickups they will need to take control of the House. Social worker and political newcomer Kara Eastman has won the Democratic nomination for Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District.

US Identifies Suspect in Leak of CIA Hacking Tools US Identifies Suspect in Leak of CIA Hacking Tools Here's where things get tricky: the government says it does not have enough evidence to charge Schulte with the leak . Prosecutors, meanwhile, said in court last week that they plan to file a new indictment in the next 45 days.

More ENC Schools Join Growing List Of Districts Closing May 16 More ENC Schools Join Growing List Of Districts Closing May 16 Personal days and vacation days come with pay. "I do not support the movement especially on the backs of our students". Congressman Walker says North Carolina leads the nation as far as what percentage of the budget goes toward education.

OnePlus announces exciting OnePlus 6 launch offers OnePlus announces exciting OnePlus 6 launch offers OnePlus is also giving 12 months of accidental damage insurance by Servify and Amazon Prime video card worth Rs 250. Price: The OnePlus 6 price in India starts at Rs. 36,999 for the variant with 64GB storage , according to a report.

Coveney summons envoy after Gaza violence Coveney summons envoy after Gaza violence It said there were 211 recorded attacks against health workers in Gaza and 25 ambulances had been damaged. The death toll led to strong condemnation from rights groups and concern from a range of countries.

Tech, health care lead stocks lower Tech, health care lead stocks lower Viacom slumped 6 percent and CBS rose 4 percent after CBS sued to block efforts to force the company combine with Viacom. Google's parent company, Alphabet, was up 1 percent in early trading, and Exxon Mobil was also up 1 percent.

Top stars to feature in women's T20 challenge Top stars to feature in women's T20 challenge The Women's T20 Challenge also provides some of the high-profile Indian players, including Harmanpreet, Veda and Raj, a chance to find form ahead of the Asia Cup in June.

Stardew Valley Arrives on PS Vita in May Stardew Valley Arrives on PS Vita in May Still, it's nice to see the PS Vita get some love, even if Sony likes to pretend it doesn't exist. You've inherited your grandfather's old farm plot in Stardew Valley .

Mohamed Salah sets new Premier League scoring record, wins golden boot Mohamed Salah sets new Premier League scoring record, wins golden boot Adjusting Liverpool's efforts in the 1978-79 season to three points for a win, the overall record stood at 98. While City have had a record-breaking campaign, no team have beaten them more often than Juergen Klopp's Reds.

Iran Deal Even Cheated Its Own Citizens Iran Deal Even Cheated Its Own Citizens The remaining signatories to the deal-UK, France, Russia, China and Germany-have said that they will continue to enforce the deal. Denmark's Maersk Line said it had ceased acceptance of the specific cargoes blacklisted by the US Treasury this week.

HTC Exodus to Be 'World's First Native Blockchain Phone' HTC Exodus to Be 'World's First Native Blockchain Phone' HTC has announced that it is now working on a new Android device that will be powered, in part, by blockchain technology . So far, there is no word about when we might see the Exodus , but Sirin's Finney is now expected to launch in October.

BMW 8 Series to debut at Le Mans BMW 8 Series to debut at Le Mans The new luxury sports vehicle will be presented for the first time on 15th June 2018, on the eve of the 24-hour race. The production model of the 8 Series was developed in parallel with the M8 GTE race vehicle .

Malaysia bars more officials from leaving country amid corruption probe Malaysia bars more officials from leaving country amid corruption probe A deluxe Kuala Lumpur apartment block raided by the police, relatives of ousted Prime Minister Najib Razak had been staying there. The ringgit currency hit a four-month low of 3.9850 per dollar, but stabilized off those lows.

New Stalker Title Announced by Origin New Stalker Title Announced by Origin We've reached out to GSC Game World for comment on what exactly we can hope to see with S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. GSC Game World came back to life in 2014, but instead of a new Stalker , it made Cossacks 3 .

First Trailer of Freddie Mercury Biopic Starring Rami Malek Released on YouTube First Trailer of Freddie Mercury Biopic Starring Rami Malek Released on YouTube Bohemian Rhapsody was written by Anthony McCarten ( The Theory of Everything ) and also stars Game of Thrones veteran Aidan Gillen.