Germany and Ghana cancel each other out and neither side have enough to earn a half-time lead in Fortaleza.
have been held to a 0-0 half-time draw by Germany in their Ghana Group G clash in Fortaleza this evening. World Cup
It was the African nation who managed to fashion the game's first attempt, as German goalkeeper
was forced to beat away Manuel Neuer 's well-struck shot on 13 minutes. Christian Atsu © Getty Images 's side, who opened their campaign with a Joachim Low 4-0 thrashing of Portugal, soon found the type of fluency which saw them thump their Group G rivals. found Mesut Ozil in space on the edge of the area but his effort was comfortably saved by Sami Khedira , while the Arsenal man menaced once more but Fatau Dauda failed to connect with his teasing cross. Thomas Muller
losing their opening encounter of the campaign to USA, Ghana matched their German counterparts and forced Neuer to paw away his thumping effort as both sides cancelled each other out in the opening 45 minutes. Sulley Muntari
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