It was bad enough when they used to win with dour efficiency. These days, though, we have to suffer Germany frolicking to victory with a swagger in their stride and with a crafty wink to the galleries.
Daily Mirror (English newspaper) - during EUROS in June 20122
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Rafael Santos Borré - May 2022, about Eintracht Frankfurt winning the Europa League
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Uli Hoeneß - September 20211
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Rudi Völler - September 2020
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Dino Toppmöller - August 20021
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