Germany's team performance was all over the map against Sweden, with Toni Kroos's last-minute heroics bailing out the lumbering Jerome Boateng.
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Toni Kroos says his late winning goal will upset many of Germany's critics at home whom he believes were rooting for die Mannschaft to be eliminated
Germany looked destined to draw with Sweden, all but condemning them to a group-stage exit. That's why Toni Kroos' late winner changes everything.
On the back of Toni Kroos's late strike from outside the area, Germany stayed alive after a 2-1 victory over Sweden. See the shot from every angle.
Germany was on the brink of elimination against Sweden, but a late Toni Kroos stunner has the defending champions back in the mix at the World Cup.
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