Team analysis



1Luca Unbehaun27/02/2001Goalkeeper808080 Borussia Dortmund (GER)
2Ramzi Ferjani11/04/2001Defender 14+80 Borussia Dortmund (GER)
3Noah Katterbach13/04/2001Defender808080 1. FC Köln (GER)
4Antonis Aidonis22/05/2001Defender808080 TSG 1899 Hoffenheim (GER)
5Kevin Bukusu27/02/2001Defender8066* Bayer 04 Leverkusen (GER)
6Tom Krauß22/06/2001Midfield68* RB Leipzig (GER)
8Matondo-Merveille Papela18/01/2001Midfield40*8080 1. FSV Mainz 05 (GER)
9Leon Dajaku12/04/2001Forward8077*40*2 VfB Stuttgart (GER)
10Amid Khan Agha06/06/2001Midfield40+12+25+ TSG 1899 Hoffenheim (GER)
11Oliver Batista Meier16/02/2001Midfield808080 FC Bayern München (GER)
12Daniel Klein13/03/2001Goalkeeper TSG 1899 Hoffenheim (GER)
13Louis Poznanski24/05/2001Defender FC Bayern München (GER)
14Robin Kölle17/02/2001Defender VfL Wolfsburg (GER)
16Can Bozdogan05/04/2001Midfield40+68*55*1 1. FC Köln (GER)
17Fabrice Hartmann02/03/2001Forward808080 RB Leipzig (GER)
18Max Brandt02/06/2001Midfield12+8063* VfL Wolfsburg (GER)
19Kevin Grimm14/02/2001Forward 3+40+ VfB Stuttgart (GER)
20Per Lockl07/03/2001Midfield40* 17+ VfB Stuttgart (GER)
21Jonas Pfalz08/01/2001Midfield VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach (GER)
22Lenny Borges30/04/2001Defender808080 Hamburger SV (GER)
Pos. = Position; GS = Goals scored; * = Started; + = Substitute

Germany team analysis

Formation in attack:Germany team analysisFormation in defence:Germany team analysis

Key features – Germany

• 1-4-1-4-1 or 1-4-4-2 with single screening midfielder dropping deep
• Goalkeeper active in building from back; centre-backs spreading wide
• Full-backs pushing forward to make overlapping, underlapping runs
• Quick defence-to-attack transitions after opponents’ set plays
• Direct, high-tempo game; defence-splitting passes in wide areas
• Pressing occasionally high; mostly in midfield, closing central passing lines
• Attacking vocation; main threats were set plays and long-range shooting

Head coach: Michael Prus (04/02/1968