Originally Posted by Del Boy
Well - Germany have a big following here - respect. Yes they did play well - so did Spain today. Here's a funny thing. Last Saturday, the day the tournament kicked off, I was at a football function with (Sir) Geoff Hurst - the striker who scored a hat-trick to beat Germany in the 1966 world cup final; the only hat-trick ever scored in that event. He is backing Germany to win and he jokes that they play football like us but without the humour!
And without the violence (hooligans and stuff...)
2Lt, German Air Force Ground Combat Supporting Regiment/ 1st Infantry Battalion.