Europe: European Championship
5 - 1
(3 - 0)
F. Wirtz (10), J. Musiala (19), K. Havertz (45), N. Füllkrug (68), A. Rüdiger (87), E. Can (90)
R. Porteous (44)
By Rune Gjerulff@runegjerulff

Watch: Wirtz responds to Podolski and Schweinsteiger comparisons

Florian Wirtz is flattered that he and Jamal Musiala are being compared to Lukas Podolski and Bastian Schweinsteiger, but says he wants to be his own player.

Germany duo Florian Wirtz and Jamal Musiala have been compared to different German legends, including Lukas Podolski and Bastian Schweinsteiger.

At a press conference in the build up to Germany's Euro 2024 opener against Scotland, Wirtz explained how it feels to be compared to the two icons.

Check out his response below.

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