Lars Bender of Bayer Leverkusen and Germany has a thigh problem and will not feature in Brazil.
Germany boss has constructively criticised Arsenal's Mesut Ozil ahead of the World Cup.
What does that mean for the final nomination of the world cup squad?
German national chief scout Urs Siegenthaler thinks Brazil’s “primal force” will be their best weapon for the upcoming World Cup
Santi Cazorla from Arsenal was keen to praise Mesut Ozil but a little bit understatement could have helped.
When then Chelsea man Michael Ballack got injured in 2010 it left room for the German young guns. Will it happen again with Khedira?
Agile, small players are fine as long as Per Mertesacker from Arsenal or Miroslav Klose are helping out as forwards.
Arsenal star Lukas Podolski has had an injury ravaged season at The Emirates, while Serge Gnabry is now on Jogi Low's agenda.
Arsenal’s Champions League rivals Borussia Dortmund have just lost a third starting defender in Mats Hummels.
Low’s search might found Arsenal’s Serge Gnabry, who could fill the void in Germany's midfield due to injury absence.