Germany beat European champions Spain 1-0 in Tuesday night's friendly thanks to a late goal from Toni Kroos.
Neymar scored all four goals as Brazil thrashed Japan 4-0 in an international friendly in Singapore.
Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni has quit after taking full responsibility for the Asian champions' exit from World Cup.
Alberto Zaccheroni says he will discuss his future with the Japan Football Association after their World Cup failure.
Jackson Martinez helped fire Colombia into the last 16 as Group C winners after a 4-1 victory over Japan in Cuiaba.
Greece produced a dogged defensive performance to draw 0-0 with Japan in Group C after Kostas Katsouranis was sent off.
Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni says they are now focused on winning their final game against Colombia.
Headers by Wilfried Bony and Gervinho just 98 seconds apart took Ivory Coast to a 2-1 victory over Japan.
Ivory Coast coach Sabri Lamouchi has warned his players not to get carried away after their victory over Japan.
Bruno Alves headed the winner as Portugal beat Mexico 1-0 in World Cup warm-up action while Croatia and Japan also won.
Japan are becoming regular competitors and Pete O'Rourke analyses their chances in Brazil.
Yuya Osako, who is preparing with the Japan squad for the World Cup, has joined newly-promoted Bundesliga side Cologne.
Japan produced a second-half fightback to beat Costa Rica 3-1 as both teams continued their World Cup preparations.
Sky Sports News has obtained a copy of a FIFA report showing at least seven international friendlies were fixed in 2010.
Shinji Kagawa insists he is focused on Japan's World Cup bid, rather than his future at Manchester United.
Man United midfielder Shinji Kagawa and Southampton defender Maya Yoshida have been included in Japan's World Cup squad.
Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa wants to put a disappointing season behind him at the World Cup.
Southampton boss Mauricio Pochettino has bemoaned his side's recent injury worries, with numerous key players sidelined.
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