Tuesday 25 July 2017

Germany's return to form in World Cup an inspiration to all

Germany's Per Mertesacker celebrates the team’s 2014 Brazil World Cup victory.
Germany's Per Mertesacker celebrates the team’s 2014 Brazil World Cup victory.

Barbara McCarthy

A beautiful sunny day and hundreds of thousands of fans screaming 'All you need is Löw' greeted the World Cup winners when they arrived in Berlin on a specially customised Mercedes truck yesterday.

No expenses were spared as the team sang and danced and made merry on a massive stage by the Brandenberg Gates.

It's difficult to come to terms with the fact that it actually happened: after 24 long years, we've won the World Cup again and the feeling is indescribable.

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