Footballer defends right not to sing anthem

Footballer defends right not to sing anthem

Germany midfielder Sami Khedira on Tuesday hit back against criticism of players, including himself, who do not sing their national anthem before matches.

Fans and footballers frustrated by Italian win

Fans and footballers frustrated by Italian win

Ciao! Italians kick Germany out of Euros

Ciao! Italians kick Germany out of Euros

Schweinsteiger: golden generation needs title

Schweinsteiger: golden generation needs title

Germany set sights on smashing Italy

Germany set sights on smashing Italy

German line-up mole leaves Löw fuming

German line-up mole leaves Löw fuming

Germany beat Greece 4-2 with ‘class performance’

Germany beat Greece 4-2 with ‘class performance’

Greeks happy as David to Germany’s Goliath

Greeks happy as David to Germany’s Goliath

Car workers get early night to watch football

Car workers get early night to watch football

Merkel will see Germany take on Greece

Merkel will see Germany take on Greece

Germany to face Italy in semi-final

Germany to face Italy in semi-final

Germany beat Denmark to reach Euro quarters

Germany beat Denmark to reach Euro quarters

Danes need ‘luck and graft’ against Germans

Danes need ‘luck and graft’ against Germans

Germany’s class of 2010 ready to down Danes

Germany’s class of 2010 ready to down Danes

Germany defeat Dutch, head for Euro quarters

Germany defeat Dutch, head for Euro quarters

Germans take on the desperate Dutch

Germans take on the desperate Dutch

Germany begin Euro 2012 with a win

Germany begin Euro 2012 with a win

Germany face Portugal in Euro 2012 opener

Germany face Portugal in Euro 2012 opener

Footballers ‘should be forced to sing anthem’

Footballers ‘should be forced to sing anthem’

Eight iconic German Euro moments

Eight iconic German Euro moments

Germany play Greece in euro crisis showdown

Germany play Greece in euro crisis showdown

Liberal Löw okays booze and sex at Euro 2012

Liberal Löw okays booze and sex at Euro 2012

German team hits back at Auschwitz visit criticism

German team hits back at Auschwitz visit criticism

Löw: I’m favouring the Bavarians

Löw: I’m favouring the Bavarians

Weakened Germany loses to Switzerland 5-3

Weakened Germany loses to Switzerland 5-3

Third of Germans want total Euro 2012 boycott

Third of Germans want total Euro 2012 boycott

First German minister boycotts Euro 2012

First German minister boycotts Euro 2012

UEFA’s Platini backs Germany to win Euro

UEFA’s Platini backs Germany to win Euro

Footballers outshine English on Facebook

Footballers outshine English on Facebook

Löw relishing Euro 2012 opener with Portugal

Löw relishing Euro 2012 opener with Portugal

Germans will be better against Holland, insists Löw

Germans will be better against Holland, insists Löw

German team offered big bonus for Euro2012 win

German team offered big bonus for Euro2012 win

Germany complete perfect campaign

Germany complete perfect campaign

Germany aim to set records against Belgium

Germany aim to set records against Belgium

Özil wants to sit out Turkey football clash

Özil wants to sit out Turkey football clash

Germany labour to draw in Poland

Germany labour to draw in Poland

Löw to experiment with squad before Euro 2012

Löw to experiment with squad before Euro 2012

Löw expects slugfest against Austrians in Euro 2012 qualifier

Löw expects slugfest against Austrians in Euro 2012 qualifier