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Chelsea stars inspire Germany to a 2-1 comeback victory in World Cup qualifier

Chelsea football club of England stars Timo Werner and Antonio Rüdiger were outstanding for Germany national team on Friday night, as they guided the team to a remarkable 2-1 comeback victory over Romania, in FIFA World Cup qualifier.

The Blues duo were given starting roles by coach Hansi-Dieter Flick, and they were able to play vital roles in the team's deserved home victory.

Antonio Rüdiger started in the home team's defence line alongside Jonas Hofmann, Niklas Suele and Thilo Kherer, while Timo Werner started in the attack alongside Serge Gnabry and they were all fantastic in the game.

The visitors took the lead through Glasgow Rangers football club star Ianis Hagi in the 9th minutes to end the first half 1-0.

The host equalized through Bayern Munich star Serge Gnabry via a fine teamwork from Marco Reus and Werner, before Thomas Muller scored the winning goal in the 81st minutes to end the match 2-1.

Timo Werner and Antonio Rüdiger were outstanding for the home team in the entertaining fixture, and they were able to guide the club to a deserved victory.

The 2-1 victory over Romania national team has now taken Germany national team to the top spot of group J table of FIFA World Cup qualifier with 18 points from 7 matches played.

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