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2014 FIFA World Cup Day 5: Germany vs. Portugal, Iran vs. Nigera, Ghana vs. The United States of America Match Threads

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The Teams

Group G

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Germany

Region: UEFA
Manager: Joachim Löw

FIFA World Ranking: 2

How They Got Here: Won UEFA Group C

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Portugal

Region: UEFA
Manager: Paulo Bento

FIFA World Ranking: 4

How They Got Here: Defeated Sweden in UEFA Second Round Playoff

Other Info

Lineups

Date: June 16th, 2014
Gametime: 11:00 am central
TV: ESPN
Location: Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, Brazil

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The Teams

Group F

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Iran

Region: AFC
Manager: Carlos Queiroz

FIFA World Ranking: 43

How They Got Here: Won AFC Group A
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Nigeria

Region: CAF
Manager: Stephen Keshi

FIFA World Ranking: 33

How They Got Here: Defeated Ethiopia in CAF Third Round

Other Info

Date: June 16th, 2014
Gametime: 2:00 pm central
TV: ESPN
Location: Arena da Baixada, Curitiba, Brazil

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The Teams

Group G

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The United States of America

Region: CONCACAF
Manager: Jurgen Klinsmann

FIFA World Ranking: 13

How They Got Here: Finished 1st in CONCACAF Hex Stage

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Ghana

Region: AFC
Manager: James Kwesi Appiah

FIFA World Ranking: 37

How They Got Here: Defeated Egypt in CAF Round 3
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Other Info

Date: June 16th, 2014
Gametime: 5:00 pm central
TV: ESPN
Location: Estadio das Dunas, Natal, Brazil