Miroslav Klose Considering Retirement From International Football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The 2014 FIFA World Cup has unfortunately drawn to a close and Germany have been crowned champions.
Looking back at Die Mannschaft’s run at glory, the Germans set a couple of records. The most prominent coming in Miroslav Klose passing Ronaldo of Brazil for most goals scored...
German forward, Miroslav Klose scored the 16th goal of his World Cup career against Brazil on Tuesday, giving him the all-time lead in the history of the tournament. He was previously tied with Brazilian legend, Ronaldo at fifteen.
GOOOOAALLLL!!! Klose scores to make it 2-0 to #GER and in the process becomes the top scorer in World Cup history! (16 goals, Ronaldo on 15)
— ITV Football...
Germany’s complete domination of Brazil in the 2014 FIFA World Cup semifinal resulted in the biggest margin of victory in that round of the tournament.
But that wasn’t the only record to break Tuesday.
Lost among the shock of Germany’s 7-1 rout of the host country was Miroslav Klose’s record-breaking goal.
The German striker scored his 16th World Cup goal, making him the...
0 is the number of games lost by Germany in which Miroslav Klose has scored.
1st: Germany were the first team to score seven goals in a World Cup semifinal.
5 is the number of saves made by a hapless Julio Cesar.
The 10th German shot was their first effort to go off-target as Mesut Oezil’s free-kick went flying over the bar.
16 goals scored by Miroslav Klose in World Cup matches...
Miroslav Klose set a record with his 16th career World Cup goal on Tuesday as Germany got off to one of the hottest starts you will ever see against Brazil. Klose’s 16th World Cup goal put Germany on top 2-0 in the 23rd minute. Germany would go on to take a 5-0 lead before the […]
Miroslav Klose scored for Germany tonight to break the all-time goalscoring record in a World Cup.
Klose, who scored Germany’s second goal of the night, reached 16 goals to break Ronaldo’s record of 15 goals scored in World Cup history. Klose now goes into the record books.
Watch his goal here:
WATCH Miroslav Klose’s Goal for Germany to Break All-Time Goalscoring Record [VIDEO...
Germany’s Miroslav Klose now holds the record for goals at the World Cup with 16 after netting one Tuesday in Germany’s routing of Brazil. Klose, who has scored a goal in each of his four World Cup appearances, overtook the previous top spot help by Brazil’s Ronaldo.
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VIDEO: Miroslav Klose becomes World Cup’s all-time leading goal scorer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Miroslav Klose has put Germany in firm position to book a place in the 2014 FIFA World Cup final after netting his side’s second goal in the 23rd minute against the host nation Brazil.
The strike comes just 12 minutes after Thomas Muller opened the scoring. Klose’s...
Miroslav Klose didn’t wait long to etch his name into the record books.
The German striker entered Saturday’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Group G matchup against Ghana in the 69th minute and scored just under two minutes later off a corner kick to tie the score at 2-2 and save his team from a critical defeat.
Striker Miroslav Klose has had a meeting with Pope Benedict XVI three days after helping lead Lazio to a 2-1 derby win over Roma.
The pope greeted Klose at his general audience Wednesday and the pair had a long chat.
Klose is German like the pope, although he was born in Poland.
In Sunday's derby, Lazio took the lead in the seventh minute after Maarten Stekelenburg brought...
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March 07, 2012