Obligatory Post of Chancellor Merkel with Shirtless German Soccer Players

by Greg Pollowitz

I expect this from Joe Biden, not Ms. Merkel.

But Germans do like their soccer. Fans were even allowed to bring their own sofas and watch Germany vs. Portugal on a big screen at the Alte Foersterei FC Union stadium in Berlin.

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The Independent:

I wonder if Germany lost, would the fans torch the sofas Michigan State style?

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