As his nation was eliminated from the 2022 FIFA World Cup, Germany’s forward Thomas Muller revealed that he tried to leave his heart on the field.
After Germany was eliminated from the World Cup, Muller also said that he might end his international career.
On Thursday, Germany overcame Costa Rica 4-2; nevertheless, the campaign was over for Spain after their heartbreaking 2-1 loss to Japan.
With four points and a goal differential of five fewer than Spain, they were third in Group E with four points.
Muller, who participated in all three of Germany’s group-stage matches, including a 2-1 loss to Japan and a 1-1 tie with Spain, spoke to the media following the victory over Costa Rica (via Fabrizio Romano) and said the following:
“If this was my last game, it would be a huge pleasure. I have done it with love.
“We experienced incredible moments together. In every game, I tried to leave my heart on the pitch.”