US stuns world champ Germany with late goal

The United States beat World Cup winner Germany 2-1 thanks to an 88th-minute goal from Bobby Wood in an entertaining international friendly.
Mario Goetze put Germany in front in the 12th minute, with the host dominating much of the first half but wasting a raft of chances. Mix Diskerud got the equalizer against the run of play in the 41st minute for the Americans, who then controlled much of the second half. After Wood made it 2-1, US goalkeeper Brad Guzan deflected a Sami Khedira header over in stoppage time to ensure victory for the visitors. and”It was a happy ending for us, to win against the worldand’s number one team,and” said US coach Juergen Klinsmann. and”Itand’s something special and the players are really pleased. It was a balanced match with chances on both sides. But I think we deserved to win it. It was an important step for us.and” Germany coach Joachim LandOw said his side lost their way after the restart. and”We lost our strength in the second half and the Americans were more intensive,and” he said. and”You could see that we werenand’t able to respond to that.and”