A football match was played, and then Germany won on penalties.

Well, that’s what usually happens, isn’t it?  To be more precise, a football match was played, it went to penalties, Germany missed three penalties, but Germany still won on penalties.  By doing so, they defeated a team they had never before beaten in a major championship.  Yes, that one was a surprise to me too.  That there could be a team the serial winners had found impossible to beat up to now.

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