Juan Carlos Osorio’s side threatened the World Cup holders on the counter attack throughout and Hirving Lozano opened the scoring following an excellent move on the break in the 35th minute.

Joachim Low’s side pushed for the equaliser but Mexico managed to hold on for a famous victory.

Hirving Lozano of Mexico scores the opening goal in the 35th minute of the Group F clash against Germany on Sunday 

Lozano finished off an excellent move on the break with a composed finish past Germany goalkeeper Manuel NeuerLozano celebrates after scoring his team's first goal of the match against World Cup holders Germany at the Luzhniki Stadium

Lozano celebrates with his Mexico team-mates after breaking the deadlock in the first half of the World Cup Group F match

MATCH FACTS

Germany: Neuer, Kimmich, Boateng, Hummels, Plattenhardt (Gomez 79), Khedira (Reus 60), Kroos, Muller, Ozil, Draxler, Werner (Brandt 86).

Booked: Hummels, Muller

Mexico: Ochoa, Salcedo, Ayala, Moreno, Gallardo, Layun, Guardado (Marquez 74), Vela (Alvarez 58), Herrera, Lozano (Jimenez 66), Hernandez.

Booked: Moreno, Herrera

Goals: Lozano (35)

 

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