Wednesday, September 15

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Germany’s Mueller declares himself fit for England showdown

This is Mueller's third European Championship, yet he is still waiting for his first goal at the tournament Germany forward Thomas Mueller insists his knee injury will not stop him facing England in Tuesday's blockbuster Euro 2020 last 16 clash at Wembley. "If I it was a problem, I wouldn't have trained today," Mueller said Saturday at Germany's Euro 2020 base camp in Bavaria. "The capsular injury does not hold me back and I am experienced enough to deal with it. "I'm convinced it won't be a problem for Tuesday." Mueller is expected to start against England having been left out of the line-up for Wednesday's 2-2 draw with Hungary, in which he came on as a second-half replacement. The 31-year-old Mueller and Germany captain Manuel Neuer, 35, are the only survivors from th...