Germany 2-2 Argentina: international football friendly – as it happened

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Germany stormed into the lead but second-half goals from substitutes Lucas Alario and Lucas Ocampos earned Argentina a draw

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Right, I’m off. Thanks for your emails. There will be a report here to read shortly. I hear Guildford is nice this time of year …

9.41pm BST

And that’s that. Argentina were woeful in the first half and this result looked to be a pipe dream when they trudged in 2-0 down. But Germany allowed complacency to creep into their play in the second half and their changes weakened them. Argentina grew as they got to grips with a 3-4-3 formation and their changes brought energy into their play and they deserved their slightly fortunate equaliser. It was a decent friendly all told – and both managers will have learned something from it.

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Source: theguardian