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Germany Upset by Serbia in World Cup



    Germany Upset by Serbia in World Cup
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    PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 18: Milan Jovanovic of Serbia celebrates victory following the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group D match between Germany and Serbia at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on June 18, 2010 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

    Milan Jovanovic scored one minute after Germany striker Miroslav Klose was ejected Friday, giving Serbia a 1-0 upset win over the three-time World Cup champions. Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic stopped Lukas Podolski's penalty kick for Germany in the 60th minute, after Nemanja Vidic got a yellow card for a hand ball.

    Spanish referee Alberto Undiano handed out nine yellow cards, the most so far in any game at this year's tournament. Germany played a man down from the 37th minute, when Klose was ejected for getting a second yellow card. Jovanovic scored a minute later to give Serbia its first World Cup win as an independent nation. Both teams now have three points after two games in Group D.