Fans of both the U.S. and Germany could cheer this afternoon’s World Cup results. The powerhouse German squad beat the Americans 1-0 to win Group G and advance to the knockout stage. And despite the loss, the Americans advanced out of the Group of Death, too, thanks to a superior goal differential over Portugal. Daily Intelligencer sent photographers to German beer garden Zum Schneider and to Nike’s “Hall of Phenomenal” pop-up to capture the reactions of German and American supporters.
U.S. and German fans settle in as the game gets under way:
A U.S. fan reacts to an early Germany chance:
German and U.S. fans react to Tim Howard’s save just before Thomas Muller’s goal…
…and to the goal itself:
Fans of both countries respond to a U.S. scoring chance late in the game:
Germany fans celebrate the win:
Ultimately, though, both U.S. and Germany supporters were happy with the outcome of the day’s games: