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There simply had to be some sort of tribute and, in the event, there was more than one, conscious and subconscious.
The Bayern Munich star does not want to switch to Liverpool in the summer transfer window.
Lahm was utterly disinterested in Mertesacker's wry comments that the Bundesliga champions were a 'wounded' team and reminded the Arsenal skipper which team topped the group
The 31-year-old is big fan of what the Spanish coach has brought to the Bavarian club.
Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Walker has explained what he likes about Bayern Munic star Philipp Lahm.
The Manchester United youngster has denied rumours that his wage is higher than that of ex-Germany captain Philipp Lahm.
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker says that it has been ‘an honour’ to play alongside Philipp Lahm for Germany.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil says that Germany will ‘miss’ Philipp Lahm, who announced his retirement from international football on Friday.
Arsenal player Lukas Podolski has sent a message to Philipp Lahm following the latter's surprise retirement from international football.
Former Germany captain Michael Ballack believes that Joachim Low is making a big mistake by keeping Philipp Lahm in midfield for the side's quarter-final clash with France.
If Portugal are going to get something against Germany, then former Manchester United favourite Cristiano Ronaldo will need to be at his unstoppable best.
The 1-0 victory for the Spanish giants at the Santiago Bernabeu raises a number of talking points.