Germany facing problems up front
The doubts over Joachim Löw's future as Germany coach have taken a back seat recently as questions abound over the fettle of the World Cup squad itself. The ankle damage sustained by Michael Ballack, which meant the captain had to drop out, has been well-documented. First-choice goalkeeper Rene Adler has been forced to do likewise, as has a possible Ballack replacement, Adler's Bayer Leverkusen teammate Simon Rolfes.
Still, the most concerning area is probably up front. The first-choice ...
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