Germany - Mario Gomez 21', Andre Schürrle 36'
Uruguay - Walter Gargano 49'
Match reports - 29/30 May 2011:
"There was a lot of pace, something we had not expected (after the end of the Bundesliga season).Germany edges Uruguay 2-1 in friendly with goals from Mario Gomez and Andre Schürrle
"There were many things I liked in our game today, especially in the first half," Germany coach Joachim Löw said. "Uruguay came back in the second half, when we were not so fluid,"Germany beat Uruguay in pre-qualifier friendly
"In the second half, we made some small mistakes and it was difficult to control the match because we made a few replacements."Germany get better of Uruguay again - UEFA.com match page
A post-match interview with Jogi from the dfb.de website
Klose still Löw's number one ahead of Gomez
"'Miro' is still a little superior to Mario with regards to his ability to change his style of play during a match and his all-round capability," said Löw.See the full conversation with Frankfurter Allgemeine "Wir wollen in Europa die Nummer eins sein" - 28 May 2011
Uruguay seeks to beat Germany after 8 decades - 27 May 2011
(playing two weeks after the Bundesliga season ended) "It's a new situation for all of us," Löw said. "Maybe the break was good for some players, especially mentally. But we can practice for a week and that is good."
Press Conference, Frankfurt, 27 May 2011
Löw expects a lot from his players -
"I am even expecting a lot from the young players. Never before have we had nearly a dozen highly talented players. But the question is now how the youngsters can adapt to international football and whether they can reach that stage."Neuer im Tor - Klose im Angriff - more details on team selection from Zeit Online.
Live ticker from the Press Conference
More from the press conference from SID on youtube
Uruguay will be no picnic, insists German boss - 27 May 2011
"It won't be easy to motivate the players as they have had a few days off to enjoy since the end of the Bundesliga season," said Löw. "But we have to raise our concentration again in the week before the Austria game."Tor zur EURO weit aufschlagen" - An interview with Jogi from dfb.de
Squad for the May and June 2011 internationals:
Höwedes gets Germany call - 26 May 2011
"Benedikt is one of those young players we have been monitoring for a long time. He is versatile in the defence and that is why we called him up at short notice," Germany coach Joachim Löw said in a statement.Bender misses Germany games, Khedira could make qualifiers - 25 May 2011
'I don't think he (Sami Khedira) will make it for the Uruguay match. We don't want to take risks. There could be a plan that he is ready for Austria,' said Löw.Schweini pulls out of qualifiers - 20 May 2011
Reus gets Germany call, Ballack again unlucky - 12 May 2011
(on Marco Reus' call-up) "Marco has developed interestingly and he has good prospects," said Löw."He has been playing really well in the Bundesliga in recent weeks and has been incredibly dangerous in front of goal. He has deserved to be called up."Goalkeepers: Rene Adler (Bayer Leverkusen), Manuel Neuer (Schalke), Tim Wiese (Werder Bremen)
Defenders: Dennis Aogo (Hamburg), Holger Badstuber (Bayern Munich), Philipp Lahm (Bayern Munich), Arne Friedrich (Wolfsburg), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Marcel Schmelzer (Borussia Dortmund), Christian Träsch (Stuttgart)
Midfielders: Sven Bender (Borussia Dortmund), Mario Götze (Borussia Dortmund), Sami Khedira (Real Madrid), Mesut Özil (Real Madrid), Toni Kroos (Bayern Munich), Thomas Müller (Bayern Munich), Bastian Schweinsteiger (Bayern Munich), Marco Reus (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Simon Rolfes (Bayer Leverkusen), Andre Schürrle (Mainz)
Forwards: Lukas Podolski (Cologne), Mario Gomez (Bayern Munich), Miroslav Klose (Bayern Munich)
Last updated 30 October 2012