Five friendly takeaways for Europe's World Cup-bound teams

Thursday March 6th, 2014
Karim Benzema's (10) showing vs. Netherlands may have cemented his place in France's World Cup starting lineup.
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"If he manages to maintain his form until the World Cup, I fear it's bad news for all the teams who face Switzerland," Marek Mintal, the former Nuremberg striker who is now on the coaching staff there and has become a mentor to Drmic, told UEFA.com.

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