Venue Green Point Stadium, Cape Town, 3pm

Referee R Irmatov (Kaz) Odds Argentina 11-8 Germany 12-5 Draw 9-4

Radio BBC 5 Live


ArgentinaManager Diego Maradona

FIFA ranking 7

Doubtful Messi (virus)

Injured None

Suspended None

GermanyManager Joachim Löw

FIFA ranking 6

Doubtful Podolski (unknown)

Injured Cacau (abdominal muscle)

Suspended None

Match pointers• Germany beat Argentina on penalties following a 1-1 draw in their 2006 World Cup quarter-final

• Diego Maradona is yet to draw a match as Argentina manager

• Germany have only ever failed to score with one of their 18 shots in penalty shoot-outs at the World Cup

• Miroslav Klose's goal against England was the 12th of his World Cup career. Only Just Fontaine (13), Gerd Müller (14) and Ronaldo (15) have scored more at the tournament

• Lionel Messi has attempted more shots (23) without scoring in this World Cup than any other player