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Germany win the 2014 World Cup in Brazil

A Mario Gotze goal in the last 10 minutes of extra time handed Germany the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, beating Argentina 1-0.

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Brazil lose third place playoff 3-0

Brazil were booed off as they endured a miserable end to the World Cup with a 3-0 loss to the Netherlands in the the third place play off final.

Brazil's Julio Cesar covers his face during the third-place playoff. Credit: REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Robin van Persie converted a penalty within three minutes after Arjen Robben was brought down by Brazil defender Thiago Silva, before Daley Blind doubled his side's lead.

Georginio Wijnaldum added a third late on to complete the rout.

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