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World Cup: Germany takes note of Juergen Klinsmann's contributions
World Cup: Germany takes note of Juergen Klinsmann's contributions

U.S. Coach Juergen Klinsmann wasn't with the German team in person when it won the World Cup on Sunday. But he was certainly there in spirit and influence. That's because it was Klinsmann, as coach of the national team, who began the overhaul that led to Sunday's win over Argentina. And it was Klinsmann's hand-picked successor, Joachim Loew, who coached the team to that victory. So Loew made sure Klinsmann's contributions were noted Sunday. "In 2004, German football was down. We took decisive steps," he said. "We said, 'We have to invest more in the education so we are technically better. Just having the German virtue is not...

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