Greece - Germany 2:4

Match Number:	700
Date:		28.03.2001
Location:	Athens
Competition:	World Cup Qualifying

Gumas, Bassinas, Kostulas (35. Mavrogenidis)
Patzatroglou, Zagorakis, Georgatos
Georgiadis, Liberopoulos, Karagunis (75. Niniadis)
Charisteas (84. Alexandris)  
Wörns, Nowotny, Heinrich
Rehmer, Jeremies (90. Ramelow), Ballack, Ziege
Jancker (78. Bode), Neuville (67. Klose)  
Attendance:   53,000
0:1 Rehmer (6.)
1:1 Charisteas (21.)
1:2 Ballack (25. Foulelfmeter)
2:2 Georgiadis (43.)
2:3 Klose (82.)
2:4 Bode (90.) 

Referee:   Vitor Manuel Melo Pereira (Portugal) 

Yellow cards: Georgatos, Georgiadis, Patzatroglou; Wörns  
Yellow-red cards: Deisler (repeated fouls, 60.)  

An important win for Germany, coming off three lackluster performances. They were seemingly in control, but everytime they got the upper hand, they let the Greeks back in. Not until the closing minutes were they able to finsh off the match.
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