AsiaDespatch.org – The German national team has been confirmed to have been eliminated from the title EURO 2020 after losing to England in the round of 16. Such a bad farewell has been experienced by the coach, Joachim Loew who will leave after the title is over.
The Journey of the German National Team with Joachim Loew
Der Panzer failed to give a special farewell gift to the coach who has been behind the scenes for more than 17 years. Since 2004, Joachim Loew has been part of the German national team.
Where he was appointed assistant head coach, Jurgen Klinsmann until 2006. After the 2006 World Cup which was held on their own soil, Jurgen Klinsmann also resigned from his position.
Then the Deutscher Fussball-Bund, the German football association, immediately without hesitation raised the position of Jurgen Klinsmann’s assistant. As a result, starting in July 2006, Joachim Loew officially became head coach of the German national team.
While working on Der Panzer, Joachim Loew has presented two titles to his country. The highest international achievement, the World Cup he has ever lifted while sitting in the coaching chair.
Der Panzer became world champions at the 2014 World Cup which was played in Brazil. In the final round, Argentina who became his opponent had to go home with his head down due to reaping defeat. Late goal from Mario Gotze was the only goal scored in that match.
Then another title that was successfully presented by the 61-year-old coach was the Confederations Cup in 2017. In the final, Julian Draxler and his friends managed to beat the Chilean national team with a narrow score of 1-0. The winning goal was scored by Borussia Monchengladbach striker Lars Stindl.
Meanwhile, previously Joachim Loew has announced his retirement as head coach of the national team German. Where after the EURO 2020 tournament, he will leave the coaching chair.
Therefore, EURO 2020 is his last tournament as well as his farewell. Seeing that the players intend to present a special gift to the coach who has served for a long time.
They are also joined in the hell group with strong countries such as France and Portugal. While one more country should not be underestimated, namely, Hungary. Until undergoing three matches, Der Panzer managed to win just one game.
Portugal became a country they managed to beat. However, in the match against France, Mats Hummels’ own goal became a nightmare for Thomas Muller and his friends. Which l cost them three points.
While in their last match, they had to fight the dark horse team in the group, namely Hungary. Unexpectedly, the resistance of the squad raised by Marco Rossi The match ended in a draw with a score of 2-2.
However, the German national team still qualified after being runners-up in the group. Where in a separate match, the replay of the EURO 2016 final only ended in a 2-2 draw after there were three penalties that occurred in that match.
Come Home Faster
After being runner-up in Group F, Joachim Loew’s squad also has the right to appear in the round of 16. They have also been waiting for the winner of Group D, England, who is able to pass the obstacle Croatia, Czech and Scottish.
Unfortunately in the party, the German national team had to go home early. Because they were not able to win in the knockout round. Two goals scored by Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane became a farewell gift for Joachim Loew. The match was also the last time for the former VfB Stuttgart coach.