Germany name squad to face Poland and Scotland


Germany have announced their squad for the EURO 2016 qualifiers against Scotland and Poland early next month.

Scotland will host the World Cup champions on Monday 7th September and 14 players from that World Cup winning squad feature for the visitors.

Bastian Schweinsteiger and Mario Gotze return to the squad, as does Bayern keeper Manuel Neuer who did not play against Gibraltar in June.

Liverpool’s Emre has been called up for the first time, but Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira is out through injury.

Germany will kick off their EURO 2016 qualifying double header on Friday 4th September before heading to Glasgow for the first time since 2003 with a second half Kenny Miller goal securing a 1-1 draw against the Germans during their EURO 2004 qualifying campaign.

Germany squad

Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich)
Ron-Robert Zieler (Hannover 96)
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen (Barcelona)

Shkodran Mustafi (Valencia)
Jonas Hector (1. FC Koln)
Sebastian Rudy (1899 Hoffenheim)
Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund)
Matthias Ginter (Borussia Dortmund)
Emre Can (Liverpool FC)
Jerome Boateng (Bayern Munich)

Bastian Schweinsteiger (Manchester United)
Mesut Özil (Arsenal)
André Schürrle (Wolfsburg)
Lukas Podolski (Galatasaray)
Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund)
Thomas Müller (Bayern Munich)
Kevin Volland (1899 Hoffenheim)
Karim Bellarabi (Bayer Leverkusen)
Toni Kroos (Real Madrid)
Christoph Kramer (Bayer Leverkusen)
İlkay Gündoğan (Borussia Dortmund)

Mario Götze (Bayern Munich)
Max Kruse (Wolfsburg)


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Andy Muirhead is the Editor of Scotzine and the Scottish Football fanzine FITBA. He is the Scottish Football columnist for The Morning Star and has written for a number of other publications including ESPN, Huffington Post UK, BT Life's a Pitch and has had his work featured in the Daily Record, The Scotsman and the Daily Mail.

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