FRANKFURT — Germany coach Joachim Loew has picked Cologne defender Jonas Hector as the only newcomer in the squad for the European Championship qualifier against Gibraltar and a friendly against Spain.
Marco Reus, Sami Khedira, Lars Bender and Benedikt Hoewedes return after injuries and striker Kevin Volland was recalled for the first time since May.
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Striker Mario Gomez recently returned from injury and was overlooked.
Germany plays Gibraltar in Nuremberg next Friday and visits Spain four days later for the friendly in Vigo.The match brings together the last two World Cup champions.
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