The daily World Cup roundup

The daily World Cup roundup
Photo: DPA
The Local’s World Cup blog offers an outsider’s perspective on German football as Die Mannschaft goes for glory in South Africa. Don’t miss our daily roundup!

Just hours before Germany’s must-win match against Ghana, our bloggers uncovered an alleged Serbian plot to keep Die Mannschaft from advancing to the next round. We also looked at Germany captain Philipp Lahm’s odd musical tastes.


Not up on the German national team? Want to be able to chime in at your corner pub? Check out our informative team photo gallery and then find a place to watch a match in Germany.

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