Powerful Germany has opened its participation in Group D against Australia in Durban by defeating them by 4-0.
Germany and Australia will end with the third day of the 2010 World Cup, on which Ghana gained lead in Group D with three points after beating Serbia to 1-0.
Goals: Lukas Podolski opened the scoring after eight minutes, Klose had a header in the 26th minute, Thomas Mueller scored the third at 67th minute and a Brazilian Cacau the fourth at 70th minute.
Manuel Neuer, Arne Friedrich, Holger Badstuber, Per Mertesacker, Philipp Lahm, Sami Khedira, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Mesut Ozil, Thomas Muller, Lucas Podolski and Miroslav Klose. Coach: Joachim Low.
Mark Schwarzer, Lucas Neill, Craig Moore, Luke Wilkshire, Scott Chipperfield, Jason Culina, Emerton, Vince Grella, Carl Valeri, Richard Garcia and Tim Cahill. DT: Pim Verbeek.