Football: World Cup: Germany v USA

GROUP E: PARC DES PRINCES, PARIS. KICK-OFF: 20.00 BST
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GERMANY: Christian Ziege is doubtful because of illness while Thomas Helmer is not fully fit after a thigh strain. If Ziege is unable to play, coach Berti Vogts could switch Jorg Heinrich to the left and bring in Stefan Reuter on the right.

USA: No publicised injury worries.

Previous meetings: 18 Dec 1993 (San Francisco, friendly): USA 0 Germany 3. 13 Jun 1993 (Chicago, US Cup): USA 3 Germany 4.

GERMANY

1 Andreas Kopke Marseilles

2 Christian Worns Bayer Leverkusen

3 Jorg Heinrich Borussia Dortmund

4 Jurgen Kohler Borussia Dortmund

5 Thomas Helmer Bayern Munich

6 Olaf Thon Schalke 04

7 Andy Moller Borussia Dortmund

8 Lothar Matthaus Bayern Munich

9 Ulf Kirsten Bayer Leverkusen

10 Thomas Hassler Karlsruhe

11 Olaf Marschall Kaiserslautern

12 Oliver Kahn Bayern Munich

13 Jens Jeremies 1860 Munich

14 Markus Babbel Bayern Munich

15 Steffen Freund Borussia Dortmund

16 Dietmar Hamann Bayern Munich

17 Christian Ziege Milan

18 Jurgen Klinsmann Tottenham

19 Stefan Reuter Borussia Dortmund

20 Oliver Bierhoff Udinese

21 Michael Tarnat Bayern Munich

22 Jens Lehmann Schalke 04

Coach: Berti Vogts

UNITED STATES

1 Brad Friedel Liverpool

2 Frankie Hejduk Tampa Bay Mutiny

3 Eddie Pope Washington DC Utd

4 Mike Burns New England Revolution

5 Thomas Dooley Columbus Crew

6 David Regis Karlsruhe

7 Roy Wegerle Tampa Bay Mutiny

8 Ernie Stewart NAC Breda

9 Joe-Max Moore New England

10 Tab Ramos NY/NJ MetroStars

11 Eric Wynalda San Jose Clash

12 Jeff Agoos Washington DC Utd

13 Cobi Jones Los Angeles Galaxy

14 Predrag Radosavljevic Kansas City

15 Chad Deering VfL Wolfsburg

16 Jurgen Sommer Columbus Crew

17 Marcelo Balboa Colorado Rapids

18 Kasey Keller Leicester City

19 Brian Maisonneuve Columbus Crew

20 Brian McBride Columbus Crew

21 Claudio Reyna VfL Wolfsburg

22 Alexi Lalas NY/NJ Metrostars

Coach: Steve Sampson

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