FIFA World Cup 2014
June 12 - July 13
Germany vs Argentina
The Final Match
The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil, including stadium locations found in cities like Manaus, Fortaleza, Natal, and Recife. The victor of the World Cup was Team Germany, who after a long and evenly played match, beat Argentina 1-0 in overtime.
"It's an unbelievable feeling, I don't know how to describe it. I just took the shot and didn't know what was happening. For us, the dream has become reality. I'm very proud of the team and extremely happy about everything that has happened here in Brazil. Every player in our team deserves praised and we're very proud to have won this Trophy." - Mario Gotze, Germany Midfielder and Man of the Match
Important Stats of the Game
Germany was able to maintain a lead throughout the whole game, having possession 60% of the match. Leading with 736 passes, Germany destroyed compared to the Argentina team's 416 passes. 36 fouls were committed during the World Cup Final, 20 of which done by Germany and the remaining 16 from Argentina.