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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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German astronaut watches World Cup final in space

Astronaut Alexander Gerst tweeted a celebratory picture from space last night after his native Germany beat Argentina in the World Cup final.

The astronaut is currently onboard the International Space Station where he tweeted "congratulations" to the World Cup winners.

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