From that point on the result was hardly in doubt, but both teams have booked their place in the last 16.
Read how the action unfolded below.
USA: Yedlin, Brooks, Johannsson, Diskerud, Bedoya, Guzan, Green, Wondolowski, Cameron, Chandler, Rimando
Germany: Grosskreutz, Ginter, Khedira, Schurrle, Klose, Zieler, Draxler, Durm, Gotze, Mustafi, Weidenfeller, Kramer
Thomas Muller leading the way for Germany in terms of shot accuracy with 5 of his 6 shots on target pic.twitter.com/TOmTmHcz91— MatchStory (@MatchStory) June 26, 2014