Battle for Third Place: Germany vs. Uruguay Live Stream [UPDATED]
Germany takes on Uruguay in the semifinal losers consolation match and it is important to take note that no World Cup third place play-off has ever ended in a draw. A lot of football fans see this match as a pointless consolation game, but the teams say they are eager to put in a good performance, despite the frustration of failing to reach the final.
This game also has great significance for Germany’s Miroslav Klose and Thomas Muller, and Uruguay’s Diego Forlan, who enter the match on four goals – one behind Spain’s David Villa and the Holland’s Wesley Sneijder in the race for the Golden Boot.
However, Klose, who won the award in 2006, is said to be suffering from a back injury, and Cacau might replace the Bayern Munich striker upfront.
The match kicks-off at 20:30 CET.
UPDATE: Die Mannschaft took bronze for the third time after beating Uruguay 3-2 in their battle for third place.