Germany's 'euphoria' fades quickly on way to embarrassing exit

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"But we sent the world number one packing", said a headline in Seoul's major Dong-A daily.

Sweden coach Janne Andersson must find a way to pick up his deflated players following their devastating defeat to Germany in a World Cup Group F that stands tantalisingly poised. In each of the last three World Cups, Argentina met their end at the hands of Germany.

"I didn't think Thomas Muller had been that convincing in the first two matches and I wanted to make a point there [by dropping him]".

After the draw for the 2018 World Cup was announced, no one would have foreseen that South Korea would oust Germany.

Mexican airline Aeromexico announced a 20 percent discount on its Korean flights, saying: "We love you Korea!"

Asked about Kim's strike, which was allowed after Toni Kroos was adjudged to have played the ball backwards, Low said: "The player was in an offside position - that's what I saw". Germany, whom many had pegged a pre-tournament favourites, had looked very shaky in all of their games and most certainly did not look like the power house side we are used to seeing.

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After a shock 1-0 loss to Mexico in its opener, Germany recovered with a last-grasp win over Sweden and now hopes to build on the momentum to secure a convincing win against South Korea.

Mexico fans celebrated in the stands when hearing that South Korea had scored against Germany.

Following the game, under-pressure Germany boss Joachim Loew refused to pin the blame for the defeat on Ozil. Germany has conceded goals in its past seven matches and has been vulnerable to counterattacks since the start of the tournament. Who knows, with a performance like that, somebody might come knocking.

"We lost but we're in the next round", Alcocer said, "So, we're very happy".

South Korea's Consul General in Mexico Han Byoung-jin reacts as Mexican soccer fans celebrate outside the embassy.

Meanwhile, Sweden will need a victory to give them a chance of progressing to the knockout stages.

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