The tournament may have ended in a damp squib of a final, but that didn't take the sheen off Germany's encouraging third-place finish this weekend. After an entire month of following Die Mannschaft's World Cup campaign, our fab football bloggers Ben Knight and David Sharp tied everything together and put our blog to bed.
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.