• Germany celebrate World Cup glory after a 1-0 win over Argentina in the final
  • Kaka, Pele and David Beckham were three of the famous names at the game
  • Former Spain defender Carles Puyol returned the World Cup before kick-off
  • Mesut Ozil and Lucas Biglia tangled early on
  • Lionel Messi was hoping to make his mark in football's biggest game
  • Martin Demichelis tackled Bastian Schweinsteiger
  • Gonzalo Higuain missed a great chance in the 21st minute
  • Higuain did find the back of the net but his strike was correctly ruled out for offside
  • Benedikt Howedes missed Germany's best chance of the first half just before the break
  • Messi was being put under plenty of pressure
  • There was a bit of controversy as Manuel Neuer collided with Higuain
  • Sergio Aguero was hoping to provide some spark for Argentina
  • We went to extra-time with the score still 0-0
  • Rodrigo Palacio couldn't find the target in the first half of extra-time
  • Schweinsteiger was injured by Aguero
  • Mario Gotze was Germany's hero with the winner in the 113th minute
  • His goal will live forever in the history books
  • The celebrations were all from Germany at full-time
  • Messi and Argentina ended the tournament without the trophy
  • Messi did collect the Golden Ball award and Manuel Neuer was awarded the Golden Glove
  • Philipp Lahm lifted the World Cup to end a fantastic festival of football in Brazil

Germany 1 Argentina 0 (AET)

Germany celebrate World Cup glory after a 1-0 win over Argentina in the final