Low left out midfielder Gotze, who scored the winning goal in the final against Argentina four years ago but has had a lacklustre season.
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Marc-Andre ter Stegen is on the back of a tremendous season for Barcelona, and will be an nearly equally good replacement in goal - that is saying a lot when the keeper you are replacing is Manuel Neuer.
'Pokemon' game for Nintendo Switch rumored to be announed soon
The reason for Pokemon on Nintendo Switch to take cues from Pokemon Go has to with the tremendous success seen by the latter. The only thing we know for sure is that Game Freak is indeed working on a more traditional Pokemon game for the Switch.
Bayer Leverkusen's Julian Brandt and Leon Goretzka, who will join Bayern from Schalke in the summer, are budding stars tipped to make a name for themselves on the worldwide stage as well.
Reinhard Grindel, the president of the DFB, confirmed the news at the announcement of Germany's World Cup squad for the Russian Federation 2018 finals and also revealed Oliver Bierhoff, the national team's director, has extended until 2024.
"It is never against a player, but always in the interests of the team". My job as national coach is sometimes to drop a bombshell on some players' dreams.
At Google, 'responsibility' upstages new technology
In the event, new features of Google Maps were also unveiled and will be rolling out these coming months both on Android and iOS . All this information it shares with the advertisers to report how online ads have helped in increasing store visits.
Meanwhile, Mario Gotze was not included in Germany's preliminary World Cup squad because of his ongoing struggles with Borussia Dortmund.
The Germans battle Mexico in the group stage at 11 a.m. on June 17 at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
Petersen played nine games for Bayern Munich (two goals) in the 2011/2012 season but disappeared from the radar after failing to perform consistently for the Bavarians.
No diesel for new Volvo S60 saloon
Hakan Samuelsson explains that the future of Volvo "is electric and we will no longer develop a new generation of diesel engines". Production of the new S60 will start this fall at Volvo Cars' new manufacturing facility in the U.S. state of SC .