*🚨Breaking: 🇩🇪Germany OUT of World Cup‼*
In a stunning turn of events, Germany just lost to South Korea 2⃣-0⃣. Combined with their loss in the first game to Mexico, this means that they end at the bottom of their Group table and are now booking their flight home.
This continues in the recent tradition of the World Cup winners bowing out in the first round of the next World Cup.
In the other game in the group, Mexico lost 3⃣-0⃣ to Sweden. Mexico and South Korea now move on to the last 16 of the World Cup.
Germany wont be the first defending champion to crash out from the group stage of the World cup. Infact, it has become a trend since France won it in 1998. They crashed out from the grpup stage in the following competition in 2002.
Similarly, the winner of 2006 winner, Italy crashed out in the group stage of 2010 edition. Spain won the World Cup in 2010 but could not go beyond the group stage in 2014. The latest being Germany has made it a fifth time in the past six competition.
Has it become a curse to win the World Cup?