Jun 30, 2014 at 9pm UK at ​Estadio Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre
Germany
2-1
Algeria
Schurrle (92'), Ozil (119')
Lahm (107')
FT(HT: 0-0)
Djabou (120')
Halliche (42')

Germany defender Shkodran Mustafi out of World Cup

Shkodran Mustafi of Germany lies on the field as his teammates and referee Sandro Ricci look on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 30, 2014
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Germany coach Joachim Low confirms that Shkodran Mustafi will miss the remainder of the World Cup due to a thigh injury.

Germany coach Joachim Low has confirmed that Shkodran Mustafi will miss the rest of the World Cup with a thigh injury.

The defender had to be stretchered off on Monday during his side's 2-1 win over Algeria in the last 16.

Tests carried out after the match revealed that Mustafi had torn muscle fibres in his left thigh.

"He's not going to play any further part in this World Cup," Low is quoted as saying by FIFA.com.

Germany return to action on Friday when they face France in the quarter-finals.

Islam Slimani of Algeria is challenged by Philipp Lahm (L) and Per Mertesacker of Germany during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 30, 2014
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