No time for sentiment as Low's Germany prepare to face Klinsmann's USA – with time running out

The last time Joachim Low and Jurgen Klinsmann shared a touchline in a World Cup was in 2006, when both were sat on the same bench rooting for die Nationalmannschaft. Klinsmann was the head coach, and Low his assistant.

The tournament left a romantic imprint in the consciousness of Germans nationwide. It was even referred to as the German Sommermaerchen (summer's tale), best remembered for uniting the country, instilling a feeling of national pride, and Klinsmann firing up his squad using Eminem's Lose Yourself en route to a third-place finish.

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