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(Video) France 0-1 Germany: World Cup Quarter Final Highlights From Rio de Janeiro

Watch Germany edge France in the Maracana thanks to an early header by centre back Mats Hummels.

Germany have become the first team to book their place in the semi-finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup after a narrow 1-0 win over France at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro.

Mats Hummels’ early header, guiding a free-kick past Hugo Lloris, was enough for Joachim Low’s side as they were rarely troubled by a France outfit that underwhelmed and seemed to lack urgency and incisiveness.

Karim Benzema was restricted to half chances in the second half as Germany came closest to scoring again – Lloris saving neatly from substitute Andre Schurrle after a lightning quick break by his side.

Thomas Muller provided a constant threat, with France only matching it in injury time when Manuel Neuer saved one-handed from Benzema, a moment that was enough to see Germany through to face either hosts Brazil or Colombia.


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