• Germany and the USA have faced off nine times previously; there has never been a draw.
  • Germany have claimed six wins to the USA’s three across those nine matches.
  • The USA have played Germany twice before in the FIFA World Cup; losing both of those games to nil.
  • Germany were made to taste defeat in their last match against the USA; they were on the end of 4-3 defeat in Washington DC during June 2013.
  • Clint Dempsey bagged a brace during this game.
  • The USA have shipped 12 goals across their last four matches against Germany.
  • Their last 4 fixtures have produced 19 goals, an average of 4.8 per game.
  • USA have scored exactly twice in their last six matches in all competitions.
  • USA have scored in eight successive World Cup games, their best run since their opening eight matches (1930-1990).
  • Clint Dempsey has scored in three of his last four appearances for the USA.
  • Seven of USA’s last eight World Cup goals have come after half-time.
  • USA have conceded in each of their last 15 World Cup games against European opposition.
  • Germany have scored in 19 of their last 20 World Cup group games.