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20 key questions entering the 2018 World Cup

Yardbarker Logo By Demetrius Bell of Yardbarker | Slide 1 of 20: 2014 was a great year for Die Mannschaft as the Germans put on a master class over the course of the tournament. They'll need every bit of that brilliance to manifest itself in 2018. They're in a tough group, and it's imperative to avoid what would be a likely matchup with a revenge-minded Brazil squad if they finish runners-up in Group E. Still, if anybody has the ability to repeat, it's Germany.

Will the Germans pick up where they left off and repeat?

2014 was a great year for Die Mannschaft as the Germans put on a master class over the course of the tournament. They'll need every bit of that brilliance to manifest itself in 2018. They're in a tough group, and it's imperative to avoid what would be a likely matchup with a revenge-minded Brazil squad if they finish runners-up in Group E. Still, if anybody has the ability to repeat, it's Germany.

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