Merkel joins in with the German dressing room party

German Chancellor Angela Merkel joined in with the dressing room celebrations this evening, after the German national team won the 2014 Fifa World Cup.

She was joined by German president Joachim Gauck as the players posed for pictures after their 1-0 win over Argentina.

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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.