German President Christian Wulff (R) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel present Germany's defender and team captain Philipp Lahm with the "Silbernes Lorbeerblatt" (Silver bay leaf) during a ceremony ... more 
German President Christian Wulff (R) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel present Germany's defender and team captain Philipp Lahm with the "Silbernes Lorbeerblatt" (Silver bay leaf) during a ceremony at the presidential palace in Berlin October 5, 2010. Germany reached the third place in the football World Cup in South Africa in July 2010, after defeating Uruguay in the final for third place. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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