Commerzbank Arena - Frankfurt am Main 04/09/2015 - 20:45CET (20:45 local timelocal)

Qualifying round - Group D

Germany - Poland
3-1
 

Germany - Poland 3-1 - 04/09/2015 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Götze takes Germany top as Poles suffer first loss

Published: Friday 4 September 2015, 22.00CET

  • Joachim Löw's men go top of Group A, with Poland two points back in second
  • Two goals in eight minutes from Thomas Müller and Mario Götze make difference
  • Robert Lewandowski replies eight minutes before interval
  • Götze clinches victory from close range late on
  • Next games: Scotland  v Germany, Poland v Gibraltar (7 September)

Germany inflicted Poland's first defeat of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying as the lead changed hands in Group D, early strikes from Thomas Müller and Mario Götze giving them the decisive advantage in this top-of-the-table contest in Frankfurt.

 

Lineups

Standings

 

Match statistics

Germany
Poland

3

Goals scored

1

66

Possession (%)

34

22

Total attempts

16

9

on target

9

8

off target

3

5

blocked

4

1

against woodwork

0

9

Corners

2

2

Offsides

2

2

Yellow cards

2

0

Red Cards

0

11

Fouls committed

12

10

Fouls suffered

9

695

Passes

247

620

completed

199

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Substitution
    90+1
    Podolski (in) - Götze (out) (Germany)
  • Substitution
    83
    Peszko (in) - Grosicki (out) (Poland)
  • Goal
    82
    Götze (Germany) scores!
    Mario Götze seals the German victory, tapping in the 3-1 goal after Łukasz Fabiański saves from Thomas Müller.
  • Yellow Card
    79
    Schweinsteiger (Germany) is cautioned by the referee.

See also

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