Group G

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 Ghana midfielders Sulley Muntari (pictured) and Kevin-Prince Boateng have been suspended indefinitely from the national team and sent home from the World Cup in Brazil for disciplinary reasons, the Ghana Football Association has announced. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Ghana’s two biggest stars have been suspended from the team just hours ahead of their crucial World Cup match. Sulley Muntari, the AC Milan’s midfiel(...)

 Thomas Müller works on his basketball skills before the Germany squad started  practice at Castelo Stadium in Fortaleza ahead of their World Cup Group G match against Ghana. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

His side was Europe’s most prolific in qualifying and if Joachim Löw was ever concerned about the fact they also conceded more than other group win(...)

United States coach Jürgen Klinsmann celebrates after John Brooks scored an 86th-minute winner against Ghana in the Group G game in Natal. Photograph: Marius Becker/EPA

Jürgen Klinsmann extended his perfect record in opening World Cup matches when the United States beat Ghana 2-1 on Monday but after their late winner(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal could not prevent the Germans from earning a humiliating 4-0 win in their first World Cup match. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

First Spain and now Portugal - the city of Salvador clearly has it in for Iberian football at this World Cup. As did, if one was to believe the Portug(...)

John Brooks heads home the winning goal for the United States in their World Cup Group G game against Ghana at the Dunas arena in Natal. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

USA 2 Ghana 1Substitute John Brooks’s late header helped the United States exact World Cup revenge on Ghana in an entertaining Group G match.The Afric(...)

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo during their 2014 World Cup Group G defeat to  Germany at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador. Photograph: Jorge Silva / Reuters

The first round of matches at this World Cup has been a huge success, not least because this time, so many of the headline acts have delivered. Neymar(...)

Germany coach Joachim Löw praised defender Jerome Boateng for his man-marking job on Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo during the Group G match in Salvador. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Germany coach Joachim Löw was just as pleased with his team’s defensive effort in shutting down world player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo as he was (...)

Pepe clashes with Germany’s Thomas Müller in the incident which led to the Portugal defender’s sending off in the opening Group G World Cup clash in Salvador. Photograph: Ali Haider/EPA.

Germany 4 Portugal 0 More than 500 years after the Portuguese first came ashore here in Salvador, their latest assault on Brazil is in danger o(...)

Germany’s Lukas Podolski could well start against Portugal later today.

Joachim Löw was in upbeat form yesterday as he looked forward to Germany’s seventh attempt to win a fourth world title but it was no surprise when he (...)

USA head coach Jurgen Klinsmann signs autographs for fans: Ghana have been the USA’s nemesis in the last two tournaments. Photo: Kevin C Cox/Getty

While Portugal taking on Germany is Group G’s undoubted marquee game, the USA’s match against Ghana is what the US coach, Jürgen Klinsmann, has cal(...)

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