Joachim Low: 'Germany will not change gameplan following Mexico loss'

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Mexicans jumping in jubilation on Sunday shook the ground hard enough to set off quake detectors and throngs danced in the streets after their team scored a surprise victory over World Cup defending champion Germany.

Lozano got Mexico going with a deflected shot over the bar in the first minute.

Despite the poor result, Low stressed that Die Mannschaft will not overhaul their tactics, though he admits that some flaws need to be ironed out.

The coach instead opted for another 22-year-old attacker, Julian Brandt, who entered late in Sunday's match and blasted a shot just wide of the Mexican goal about two minutes later that had Loew covering his face with his hands.

Attention now turns to England as they prepare for their opening World Cup fixture against Tunisia on Monday. "The team has enough experience to deal with it and we will rise again".

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At 39, Marquez is no longer an everyday starter on for Juan Carlos Osorio's side, but was brought to Russian Federation despite some significant bumps along the way, and has now joined the very slim list of players with the longevity to play in five editions of the competition. "We have to focus on our strong points".

This is the first time Germany has lost its World Cup opener since 1982.

The Germans have a stellar tournament record under Loew, having reached at least the semi-finals in every World Cup or Euro tournament since he took over in 2006. "In the Confederations Cup there was a very strong emphasis on the transitional game", said Osorio.

"We did not play our usual offensive and passing game", Loew said.

But from the moment the Germans found the back of the net for the second time, Juan Carlos Osorio's men played arguably their best football of the tournament, pinning the Germans back and carving out a host of chances that went begging for an effective finish.

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Back home, seismologists said they had registered a man-made quake, created by human celebration.

Osorio became more cautious, taking off Vela and Lozano for Raul Jimenez and Edson Alvarez, before introducing Mexico legend Rafa Marquez, who became only the third player to play at five World Cups and the first in history to captain a country in five. By the final minutes, the tired Mexicans were playing more with their hearts than with their feet.

"I think they are very good on the ball, they have two central midfielders very capable of commanding the game, controlling the game and governing the game if we allow them to do it". "The ball didn't go in the goal, and sometimes they were a bit too quick in finishing, did not take their time, did not keep their cool".

The 2014 champions, ranked No. 1 in the world, were exposed defensively and surprisingly beaten by Mexico 1-0 on Sunday, putting its hopes of advancement in doubt.

Switzerland midfielder Steven Zuber headed in the equalizer in the 50th. "We got a draw but this is only the beginning for us". Mexico's only win in 11 games against them dates back to 1985.

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