- Germany are now unbeaten in 13 successive internationals (W10 D3 L0), since last losing against host nation France in the Euro 2016 semi-finals (0-2). "It's a foul, fair enough but both players had their legs high up to reach the ball".
The no-nonsense centre-back was a huge reason a slightly-more-than-average Euros 2016 winning side shipped just 2 goals in 3 games, and how the Fonte-Bruno Alves partnership will fare in the next game remains to be seen.
"The Confederations Cup is a huge opportunity and experience for us young players".
In an opening half of few chances, they were nearly made to pay late on when Zambo Anguissa looped an effort towards goal only to see Marc-Andre ter Stegen make a good save.
Cameroon's troubles worsened on 64 minutes when they went down to 10 men, following a straight red card for Ernest Mabouka after a raised foot in a challenge on German midfielder Emre Can. Werner evaded Adolphe Teikeu to fulfill a cross from Kimmich as well as open his worldwide account with his stooping header.
The young explosive winger is without doubt the best Cameroonian player at the tournament, and despite not registering an assist or a goal, his talents and skills can't be underestimated.
While German coach Loew praised his inexperienced side for overcoming Cameroon, the Africans' coach Hugo Broos lashed out at tournament organisers in Russian Federation with just a year to go before they stage the World Cup.
African champions Cameroon, were ousted from 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup after losing 3-1 to world champions Germany in their last Group B game on Sunday.
"We still live on our past successes", Broos cautioned about a Cameroon team that no longer includes players signed by top European clubs.
Germany finished top of the Group on seven points followed by Chile who played 1-1 with Australia.
Any thoughts of a comeback were quickly snuffed out though, as Werner grabbed his second of the game just two minutes later - becoming the first German ever to score a brace in a Confed Cup match.
After more farcical scenes involving the new technology, Roldan eventually got the decision right and sent off Mabouka, with Cameroon still reeling from the chaos when Germany scored again moments after the resumption.
MOSCOW - Martin Rodriguez rescued a 1-1 draw for Chile against Australia on Sunday to send the South American champions through to a Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal.