Friday’s game: Germany vs. Greece – 2:45 p.m. ET  Germany (-350), Greece (+1000), Draw (+1000) In the second quarterfinal, a tournament favorite takes on the biggest surprise of the final eight. The Germans cruised through the group stage with three wins in three games in the Group of Death. In the opener, they needed a late goal to earn a 1-0 win over Portugal. In retrospect, Portugal has proven to be a quality team in the tournament, as evidenced by their advancement to the semis. In the second match, Germany took down rival Netherlands 2-1 and all but assured that the defending World Cup runners-up wouldn’t move past the group stage. In the final match, an inspired Denmark team looking to sneak into the knockout stage played a solid game, but a goal in the 80th minute gave Germany a perfect record in the group stage. While all three games have been won by one goal difference, it did come in the Group of Death. Mario Gomez is tied for tournament lead with three goals, and the team chemistry has been great. With seven starters being from Bayern Munich, it’s not a surprise. Anything short of reaching the final, and perhaps winning it, will be

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