Germany won their fourth World Cup after victory over Argentina in a tense but enjoyable final.
Joachim Low’s team selection was compromised by the late withdrawal of Sami Khedira through injury. Christoph Kramer took his place – although he only lasted 30 minutes himself.
Alejandro Sabella’s side was unchanged from the semi-final against the Netherlands.
Both sides had promising moments in an even match – Argentina had the better chances before Mario Gotze’s late winner. Read more »