Germany finished atop Group G after defeating the United States 1-0 behind a sole strike from Thomas Muller.
The Americans still advance to the knockout stages thanks to a superior goal differential to Portugal, who are level on points at four.
Muller finally had the breakthrough for the Germans, as Thomas Muller struck from long range in the 54th minute.
The Germans largely controlled the opening portions of the match, dominating possession for long periods.
Graham Zusi had the Americans' best chance, narrowly firing over the target in the 22nd minute.
In the 31st minute, Jermaine Jones was taken out by the referee, of all people.
Out of the way, ref. https://t.co/NLdCdORFxw— SB Nation GIF (@SBNationGIF) June 26, 2014
Tim Howard did fine work to keep the match scoreless in the 37th minute.