‘How on earth did Werner miss that’ – Werner misses easy chance against North Macedonia

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Chelsea striker Timo Werner had a night to forget as Germany lost 2-1 to North Macedonia in a World Cup qualifier.

Goran Pandev’s goal on the stroke of half time gave North Macedonia the lead before Germany equalised through Ilkay Gundogan’s penalty in the 63rd minute.

With 10 minutes remaining, Chelsea striker Timo Werner missed an easy chance to give Germany the lead with the goal at his mercy after failing to properly connect with a Gundogan’s pass

To make matters worse, Eljif Elmas then put North Macedonia in front in the 85th minute to complete a surprise 2-1 upset in Duisburg.

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