Football World Champions Germany football team will be facing Australia and Georgia for friendly matches at the end of March, 2015. The German roster for these clashes has been announced and two players are returning to the side. Holger Badstuber and Ilkay Gundogan will be participating in these matches after a long period of time.
Gundogan and Badstuber are making comeback in Germany side after almost three years as both players represented country in 2012. Head coach Joachim Low has got hopes from these two players that these two will give their best in upcoming matches.
Low said, “They have had long periods of suffering behind them, fortunately that is now over and I have been impressed with how fast they have returned to high level. It is amazing how they have dealt with their situation. They have worked hard for months and despite some setbacks never lost its optimism. It is nice to be able to welcome them again into our circle and we now look to the future with them.”
2014 world cup winner Germany to face 2015 AFC Asian Cup winner Australia on 25 March, 2015. Let’s have a look at the Germany 23-players list.
Goalkeepers: Manuel Neuer, Roman Weidenfeller, Ron-Robert Zieler
Defenders: Holger Badstuber, Jerome Boateng, Jonas Hector, Benedikt Howedes, Mats Hummels, Shkodran Mustafi, Sebastian Rudy
Midfielders: Karim Bellarabi, Ilkay Gundogan, Sami Khedira, Christoph Kramer, Toni Kroos, Thomas Muller, Mesut Ozil, Lukas Podolski, Marco Reus, Andre Schurrle, Bastian Schweinsteiger
Forwards: Mario Gotze, Max Kruse