Germany makes changes in lineup to face Greece
Germany coach Joachim Loew has dropped his three main forwards,
including leading striker Mario Gomez, for Friday’s European
Championship quarterfinal against Greece.
Gomez, who scored three goals in Germany’s first two matches,
makes way for veteran Miroslav Klose. Loew also dropped Lukas
Podolski and Thomas Mueller, giving Andre Schuerrle and Marco Reus
their first starts at the tournament.
A fourth change sees Jerome Boateng return as right back after
serving a one-match suspension, with Lars Bender returning to the