Germany vs. Argentina: Comparing World Cup finalists by the numbers

Friday July 11th, 2014

The World Cup final between Germany and Argentina pits two world powers against one another in a star-studded affair at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro.

While both have conquered every challenge en route to the final -- their third meeting on this stage -- how do they compare statistically? Aragorn Technologies has compiled FIFA data and organized it into 64 categories on which to compare and contrast the two finalists. Only one set of numbers -- that reflected on the scoreboard -- will matter come Sunday. Until then, here's the tale of the tape between Germany and Argentina:

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