Germany Announce Squad For WC Qualifiers, 10 Stars Miss Out
Germany Announce Squad For 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, 10 Stars Miss Out
Germany manager Joachim Low has announced his squad for their upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, and there were several surprise exclusions from the side.
Click through the gallery above to see some players who did not get called up for Germany's latest squad!
Low’s side will take on Czech Republic and Norway in World Cup qualifiers early next month, fixtures that Bayern Munich stars Jerome Boateng and Manuel Neuer will miss through injury.
Manchester City winger Leroy Sane was also left out of the squad, along with Arsenal's Shkodran Mustafi and Borussia Dortmund winger Andre Schurrle.
Germany have been praised in recent months for their quality in numbers, especially after their 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup triumph.
Germany's full 24-man squad:
Goalkeepers: Bernd Leno (Bayer Leverkusen), Marc-Andre ter Stegen (Barcelona), Kevin Trapp (Paris Saint-Germain)
Defenders: Jonas Hector (Cologne), Mats Hummels (Bayern Munich), Joshua Kimmich (Bayern Munich), Antonio Rudiger (Roma), Niklas Sule (Bayern Munich), Matthias Ginter (Borussia Monchengladbach), Benjamin Hendrichs (Bayer Leverkusen)
Midfielders/forwards: Julian Brandt (Bayer Leverkusen), Emre Can (Liverpool), Julian Draxler (Paris Saint-Germain), Sami Khedira (Juventus), Toni Kroos (Real Madrid), Mesut Ozil (Arsenal), Serge Gnabry (Hoffenheim), Leon Goretzka (Schalke), Sebastian Rudy (Bayern Munich), Lars Stindl (Borussia Monchengladbach), Timo Werner (Red Bull Leipzig), Mario Gomez (Wolfsburg), Amin Younes (Ajax Amsterdam), Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
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