Thank you for following along with our LIVE coverage from the Maracana where Germany beat France 1-0 thanks to Mats Hummels first-half header. We invite you to join us back in our daily tournament blog where we'll bring you the latest reaction from Rio de Janeiro and all the build-up to today's second quarter-final between hosts Brazil and Colombia.
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Heart over head, @DFB_Team are driving on together. #allin or nothing. #worldcup http://t.co/ganLCXa6JU— adidasfootball (@adidasfootball) 04/07/2014 18:56
FULL TIME: Germany hold on to their slender 1-0 lead and have secured a spot in the semi-finals thanks to some great work by goalkeeper Manuel Neuer. France threw everything they had towards the end but Joachim Low's side held strong and will look on with great interest at today's second quarter-final between Brazil and Colombia.