They did it!
After an incredible run in the World Cup, Germany came charging into the final on July 13 and defeated Argentina 1-0 on the shoulders of a goal by Mario Götze.
The month-long journey that is the World Cup culminated on July 13 with an incredible match between Germany and Argentina.
The extremely talented but tactically different squads totally emptied their tanks in the final match, but in the end Germany was just a little better.
After winning 1-0, the Germans absolutely erupted with utter joy while raising the famed golden trophy in the middle of Estadio Maracana.
Indeed hard work and TEAM WORK pays:
Below are some defining photos from the game.