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3 players who could make Germany’s Euro 2020 squad

The Germany squad, possesses the quality, experience and luck are often mentioned as the chief ingredients for success at major tournaments, but an element of the unexpected can also play its part. And with the likes of Florian Wirtz, YoussufaMoukoko, and Marc-Oliver Kempf, Joachim Löw could have plenty of options in his Germany squad at the rescheduled Euro 2020 next year. 1) Florian Wirtz (Bayer Leverkusen) Still, an under-20 (17-years-old) – Wirtz doesn’t legally become an adult until May 2021 – the attacking midfielder already looks the real deal. Recruited from the U17 team of local rivals Cologne in January 2020 and thrust in with the Bayer Leverkusen pros, Wirtz was already a first-team regular long before the summer departure of Kai Havertz meant he was given even grea...