After half an hour, the aluminum saved the guests, completely overwhelmed by the German rhythm: Marcel Halstenberg gave a magnificent free kick at the bottom of the slalom. But it was obviously a wake-up signal for the Argentines, who were trying to obtain their diploma. Rodrigo de Paul was tough in the 33rd minute, but the defeated Marc-André ter Stegen saved the post. It was the only serious move of the first half and just before the break, Gnabry almost brought the ball home 3-0 with a halftime shot.
Can fail in the counterattack
Even after the change, the Germans first remained superior in every respect. Even three-stringed Emre Can had time to turn in the lead and failed after a flash report on Havertz and Julian Brandt without Marchesin (55.). After an hour, Argentina was participating a little more in action, the DFB Elves were more and more relieved moments of relaxation.
While the largely irreproachable three-way chain was once blurry and Koch had to cover two people, replacement Leverkusen Lucas met Alario at the head of the link (66.). The guests deserved this shot almost after the fact, as in particular to Can and Kimmich the uncertainties. Alario first failed with a low shot (79 '), but six minutes later, Lucas Ocampos was following a 2-1 tying goal as a result of L'. Alario advance.
Qualifiers for the European Championship against Estonia
Next Sunday (at 8:45 pm, ticker live on Good king News), the Germans are now in qualifying for the European Championship on Estonia. "We want and will win," promised Joachim Löw.