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Euro 2016
Germans react with glee to England’s Iceland humiliation
Distraught England players after Iceland defeat. photo: DPA

Still upset by their British brothers voting for Brexit, Germans expressed an overwhelming sense of Schadenfreude at England's Euro 2016 exit.

Man Utd target blasts Germany to win over Slovakia
Julian Draxler (l) celebrates with Mario Gomez and Thomas Müller. Photo: DPA

Germany coach Joachim Löw appears to have found the right formula to get his attack firing at Euro 2016 after Julian Draxler's outstanding contribution in Sunday's 3-0 win over Slovakia.

Euro 2016
Is this prophetic penguin Paul the Octopus reborn?
Photo: DPA

Flocke the Penguin is blowing people away with his Euro 2016 predictions.

Brexit vote
Germans offer to concede 1966 goal if UK stays in EU
The disputed 1966 Wembley World Cup goal. In or out? Britain is also asking this question on Thursday. Photo: DPA.

In a last-ditch attempt to keep the UK in the EU, Germany's top-selling tabloid is making an offer they hope will be too good to refuse - to finally concede the 1966 World Cup.

Euro 2016
Müller bemoans Germany's missed chances despite win
Thomas Müller (right) of Germany in action against Northern Ireland's Craig Cathcart. Photo: EPA.

Star striker Thomas Müller said Germany were too "greedy" handling their multitude of chances against Northern Ireland but have got better.

Russian hooligans jailed in Cologne for beating Spaniard
English fans clash with Russians on the stand. Photo: Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA

Five Russian football hooligans arrested in the German city of Cologne after attacking a group of Spanish tourists have been placed in custody, a police source said on Saturday.

Euro 2016
Löw bemoans German team's weak attack against Poland
Germany coach Joachim Löw. Photo: DPA.

Germany coach Joachim Löw lambasted his flat-footed attackers after they were held 0-0 by Poland in their Euro 2016 Group C clash.

Euro 2016
How the German national team reach their Zen state
Toni Kroos (L) and Joshua Kimmich during training. Photo: DPA

The German national team's renowned ability to withstand pressure might have something to do with a coach learned in the ways of eastern mysticism.

Refugees offered swimming help after spate of drownings
Photo: DPA

Is Germany doing enough to help refugees learn how to swim?

Euro 2016
Risk of fan violence at next Germany match 'very high'
Hooligans overturn a police vehicle during violence in Cologne in 2014. Photo: DPA

German police have warned that Germany's match against old foes Poland could be the next flash point when they meet in Paris on Thursday.

Euro 2016
German national team make fools of far-right populists
Jerome Boateng. Photo: DPA

With players of immigrant backgrounds involved in all the key moments of Germany's first Euro 2016 win, the anti-migrant AfD party were left with egg on their face.

Euro 2016
We’re not at our best yet, warn cocky Germany
Photo: DPA

Germany stars Manuel Neuer and Toni Kroos warned the world champions will only improve after seeing off Ukraine 2-0 in Lille to make the perfect start to their Euro 2016 campaign.

Euro 2016
Foreign-based German players draw criticism at home
Manchester United's Bastian Schweinsteiger and Galatasaray's Lukas Podolski, two of Germany's 'legionnaires'. Photo: DPA

With nine members of their squad playing for foreign clubs, world champions Germany have never had so many internationals based abroad, a trend which has generated criticism at home.

German President voices Euro 2016 security fears
Police at the fan zone in Paris. Photo: DPA

German President Joachim Gauck on Friday expressed his concerns over security at Euro 2016, saying despite the massive security measures in place "there are people who want to hurt others".

Terrorists could use drones to attack football fans: police
Picture of a drone. Photo: DPA.

Even football teams are considering taking precautions against drone attacks as the Euro 2016 finals draw closer, according to media reports.

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