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...SoccerGerman coach won't be leavingWorld Cup winner Joachim Loew will remain Germany's coach through the 2016 European Championship in France.There was speculation Loew might step down after Germany won its fourth World Cup title 10 days ago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-23/overtime
Germany tops Argentina in extra time, wins World Cup

...in the Americas, and the victory ends a string of near misses since winning its last major title at the 1996 European Championship. The team lost the 2002 World Cup final to Brazil, the Euro 2008 final to Spain and was eliminated in the semifinals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-13/germany-tops-argentina-extra
Germans build on Spain's 'tiki-taka' passing game

...Spain beat Germany in the final of the 2008 European Championship and again in the semifinals of the 2010 World...Barcelona inspired Spain's game that brought two European championships and a World Cup title.Loew also adopted the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-09/germans-build-spains
World Cup title might change Germans' view of coach Joachim Loew

...his contract had been extended through the 2016 European Championship before the World Cup. But if Germany falls short...Loew said Saturday.Germany lost the 2008 European Championship final to Spain, which also beat Germany two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-12/world-cup-title-migh
Germany is back in World Cup semifinals

...reached the past four in every major tournament it has played ? but remains without a title since winning the European Championships in 1996.While the German team seemed comfortable at this level, the occasion was perhaps too much for a young...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/germany-back-world-cup-semifinals
Spain's reign ended with loss to Chile

...Six of Spain's players haveplayed at least 100 national team games while winning the 2010 World Cup and the European Championships in 2008 and 2012.NETHERLANDS 3, AUSTRALIA 2In Porto Alegre, Brazil, Ithe Netherlands qualified for the knockout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-18/spains-reign-ended-l
Striker Mario Balotelli's header leads Italy past England

...becoming a key player for the national team ? scoring two goals in the semifinal win over Germany at the 2012 European Championship.Until Saturday, he hadn't scored for the national team since October."This was a very difficult (game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-14/striker-mario-balotellis-header-l
Nigeria team has extra motivation after bombing

...citizenship through his grandfather, who was Italian, and was on the Azzurri squad that reached the final of the European Championship.The local fans here consider him a traitor."I'm not thinking about (the whistles) that much," Motta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-18/nigeria-team-has-ext
US soccer team struggles to find strong foes for exhibitions

...then lost to Germany in the semis of the 2008 European Championship. The Turks finished fourth in their qualifying...and Hungary.Preparing for the start of 2016 European Championship qualifying, Turkey won 2-1 at Ireland last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-31/us-soccer-team-strug
Barcelona stars train with Spain after subpar season

...win four consecutive major international events after its World Cup win in South Africa was sandwiched between European Championship victories.Spain heads to Brazil with its Barcelona players in an uncertain state. Barcelona failed to win a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-26/barcelona-stars-trai