Joachim Loew Demands Germany Bounce Back Against Irish

World champions Germany crashed to a shock 2-0 defeat against Poland - their first loss against the side in 19 matches.

updated: October 12, 2014 09:24 IST
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Germany coach Joachim Loew watches his team play against Poland in Warsaw.

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Warsaw: Joachim Loew has demanded world champions Germany respond to their shock defeat to Poland by beating Ireland on Tuesday to get their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign back on track.

The World Cup winners find themselves fourth in their qualifying group after being beaten 2-0 at Warsaw's National Stadium on Saturday, suffering an historic first defeat to neighbours Poland in 19 matches.

Ajax striker Arkadiusz Milik gave the hosts the lead on 51 minutes before substitute midfielder Sebastian Mila netted a late second to inflict Germany's first defeat in a qualifier for seven years.

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