If last night's game in Berlin proved anything, it is that Germans are capable of caring just as little about international friendlies as England.
Most of the friendly faces we got to know and love at the World Cup and Euro 2008 were missing.
There was no Philipp Lahm, bombing forward from left-back and getting caught woefully out of position.
No Torsten Frings prowling around kicking people and smashing in 30-yard screamers like some latter-day Paul Breitner.
No Jens Lehmann, whose public barneys with team-mates and inimitable clowning are now a thing of the past.
And no Michael Ballack,Read More »from Kiss and make up