During the Sunday frendly match with Urugway Miroslav Klose has experienced minor injury of his ribs. Injury has excluded him from elimination to Euro 2012 matches with Austria (3 June 2011) and Azerbaijan (7 June 2011).
After five matches the leaders in group A with 15 points are Germans. Mario Gomez (Bayern) will replace Klose. Gomes was the one who has gaind the first goal for Germans during the match with Urugway, but coach Joachim Loew always puts Klose first. Klose has the potential to bit Gerd Mueller in ranking of best scorrer. Mueller has earned in 62 matches 68 goals and Klose has 61 goals in 109 matches.