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Mertesacker: We can't park the bus

October 18, 2012
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Germany defender Per Mertesacker says his team is "not very good at parking the bus" after they threw away a 4-0 lead to draw 4-4 with Sweden in Berlin on Tuesday.

As the German media struggled to come to terms with the dramatic turnaround in the World Cup qualifier, Arsenal defender Mertesacker told kicker: "To park the bus after conceding one or two goals... we are not very good at it right now."

Sweden's four-goal revival means Joachim Low's team have now conceded 22 goals ...

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