Der Kaiser baffled by woeful Germany

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Germany legend Franz Beckenbauer has admitted the defeat to Croatia left him stunned.

The Euro 2008 pre-tournament favourites went down 2-1 in Klagenfurt to see their hopes of finishing top of Group B crushed.

Writing in his column in the Bild newspaper, Beckenbauer said: "The same eleven which produced a rousing performance against Poland four days earlier was undone in such a way. I am stunned."

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