The 8 July, a talisman date for Germany
Germany has thrashed and humiliated Brazil in their own home. With about thirty minutes of devastating football, the Germans have destroyed the hosts who thus suffer another blow very similar to the one they suffered ago 64 years with the famous “Maracanazo”. The match, has also left another piece of information for history and that is that Klose, has surpassed Ronaldo as the top scorer in World Cup history. A record that if nothing strange happens, he will end up surpassing his teammate Muller already in the ten in just two World Cups. The Germans will play the final of the World Cup in Brazil 2014. But all this is not the only curious data of the tremendous defeat of the Germans against the Brazilians because it happens that the day 8 July is a talismanic date for Germans.
Germans, collect a series of triumphs on this date. A 8 July 1982, in an epic and eventful match in equal parts, the Federal Germany of the time, knocked France down on penalties in a game that ended tied at three and ended with a player in the infirmary, especially after a controversial action by the German goalkeeper Schumacher. That 8 July 1982, the Germans managed to qualify for the final that would then face them at the Santiago Bernabéu against Italy and that would finally take the team from the country of the boot.
Other 8 July but this time 1990, Germany was proclaimed world champion precisely in Italy. After scoring a penalty in the minute 87 in an ugly match, bronco and that was not without controversy as well. Precisely, that game ago 24 years, it is so far the last World title won by the Germans to date. The other 8 successful July for the Germans occurred in 2006, in his own World Cup. This time, the Germans beat the Portugal of a young Cristiano Ronaldo by three goals to one and conquered third place in their own World Cup. After the beating of Brazil east 8 July 2014, Germany, confirm that it is your magic day. They should almost consider asking FIFA to always play on this date.