Without going through all of the scenarios, the best case would be for Joachim Löw's men to beat South Korea by two or more goals, Germany would be through to the round of 16 no matter what else happened.
Even a draw would have left Germany needing to win their final game against South Korea while hoping the Swedes lost to Mexico.
But we played well.
- Germany's victory over Sweden was their first at the World Cup when conceding first since 1998, a 2-1 win over Mexico. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of stlucianewsonline.com, its sponsors or advertisers. Sweden hasn't been bounced in the group stages of the World Cup since 1990.
Jerome Boateng is suspended following his red card against Sweden, while Sebastian Rudy will also be sidelined after breaking his nose in the same game. Although it's likely that Germany will have more possession, we will do our best. We have a chance, and a good chance.
Despite two victories in two games, Mexico's future in the World Cup is almost as unsettled as it was when the team landed in Russian Federation three weeks ago.
Mexico and Sweden meet Wednesday in World Cup soccer action at Central Stadium.
But after a 1-1 draw against Switzerland, Brazil needed two injury-time goals to pull out a 2-0 victory over Costa Rica.
Had they drawn, they would be staring at an early exit, but now they know a comfortable win against South Korea should be enough. We need to win and score more than two goals more than our opponents and that would be a clear path to the last 16.
'Just to be at the World Cup is a great honour, a very special stage for a footballer, ' said Son. They will get through this though because that's what the Germans do. Coach Janne Andersson told the media that they wanted to discuss the "completely unacceptable" situation that developed after the match. The chests will be puffed out now and we'll see a return to the Germany we all know.