Joachim Loew’s team looked a shadow of the side which beat Argentina to the trophy in the summer and Poland took advantage running out worthy winners.
But with such a below par performance, comes understandable concern.
Not that Germany ace Mario Gotze cares, after he humiliated one reporter who asked if Germany were in a ‘small crisis’ following the defeat.
By Stuart Hynd – @supers0nic_
Gotze scored the winning goal against Lionel Messi’s Argentina in Brazil and has looked very impressive so far this season.
But great form on the pitch aside, he doesn’t suffer fools gladly, as he showed when he laughed at the reporter’s question, left him for dead and moved on to another group: