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Euro 2016 Germany vs Italy : 5 Key Players to watch out for

Siddharth Nair
|Thu Jun 30 2016


Players to watch out for in Euro 2016 Germany vs Italy

Manuel Neuer

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Manual Neuer is a crucial component of this German team. Blessed with great agility and reflexes, Neuer will prove to be a tough keeper to get past for the Italian attack. With the likes of Pelle and company shooting on sight, Neuer will try his best to to thwart their efforts on goal.

Mesut Ozil

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One of the many superstars in the German team, Ozil has lived up to his promise so far in France. He has played well in both games so far and will try and create some more opportunities for his team. How he will fare will give a good idea how the match will pan out for Germany.

Graziano Pelle

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Pelle has been hot and cold in the two matches so far at the Euros. Italy would expect him to deliver sooner rather than later on a much more consistent basis. Pelle should be looking to score more goals for Italy in the Germany vs Italy Q/F if they need to progress further in this competition.

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Toni Kroos

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After a promising display against Ukraine, Toni Kroos proved a masterful performance against Poland. His calmness under pressure was one of many attributes in an eye catching display against the rigid defensive team. His displays will go on to have a big say in what Germany can accomplish against Italy. A strong showing in this match will go a long way in ensuring his team progresses through to the semi finals.

Mario Gotze

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This little magician is nor having the best of Euros but his quality is undeniable. Germany would expect him to deliver sooner rather than later. Mario Gotze should be looking to score more goals for Germany if they need to progress further in this competition.


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