A appealing tale, expertly told.” Per Mertesacker, Arsenal defender and member of the German nationwide staff, winners of the 2014 global Cup
Estádio do Maracanã, July thirteen, 2014, the final ten mins of additional time on the planet Cup ultimate: German ahead Mario Götze jumps to fulfill a floated go from André Schürrle, cushions the ball along with his chest, and in a single fluid movement volleys the ball previous the onrushing Argentine goalkeeper into the a ways nook of the web. The objective wins Germany the area Cup for the 1st time in nearly thirty years. because the crowd roars, Götze appears dazed, not able to understand what he has done.
In Das Reboot, Raphael Honigstein charts the go back of German football from the dreary performance of the overdue Nineties to Götze’s second of elegant, balletic genius and asks: How did this take place? the reply takes him from California to Stuttgart, from Munich to the Maracanã, through Dortmund and Amsterdam. jam-packed with specific interviews with key figures, together with Jürgen Klinsmann, Thomas Müller, Oliver Bierhoff, and plenty of extra, Honigstein’s e-book finds the secrets and techniques of German soccer’s success.