Thursday, June 26, 2008

EURO2008: Germany Ends Turkey's Dreams (3-2)

Philipp Lahm's late goal sent Germany into the Euro 2008 final and sank Turkey. Lahm stole in on Thomas Hitzlsperger's pass to beat Rustu Recber and give the Germans the win after a thriller in which Turkey was the better side. Ugur Boral put Turkey ahead in the 22nd minute, but Bastian Schweinsteiger leveled immediately from close range. Miroslav Klose headed Germany in front in the 79th minute, but Semih Senturk eqialized before Lahm's late strike. Videos of the goals below.

0-1 Ugur Boral 22"

1-1 Bastian Schweinsteiger 27"

2-1 Miroslav Klose 79"

2-2 Semih Senturk 86"

3-2 Philipp Lahm 90"

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