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First Soccer World Cup Victory for Unified Germany

Picture of a Soccer BallTrivia Question

What was the first World Cup championship for Germany since reunification?

Trivia Question Answer

The 2014 World Cup, Germany’s fourth, is the first World Cup victory for Germany since reunification. The previous World Cup for Germany was for West Germany in 1990. The reunification treaty creating a single Germany was signed on August 31, 1990 and Germany officially reunited on October 3, 1990. The finals for the 1990 World Cup were played on July 8, 1990. West Germany defeated Argentina 1-0, the same opponent and the same score as Germany’s 2014 World Cup victory.