Photos: Arsenal’s German World Cup heroes touch down in Berlin
Lukas Podolski and Mesut Özil are among the players to post photos of Germany's trip home after World Cup triumph
Germany’s World Cup winners have arrived back in Berlin to celebrate their historic fourth title with a huge party at the Brandenburg Gate.
The plane carrying the victorious German players touched down at the capital’s Tegel airport at 09:08BST on Tuesday, with tens of thousands of jubilant fans waiting in the sun to give them a heroes’ welcome.
Arsenal stars Lukas Podolski and Mesut Ozil were among the players to take to social media to post some snaps of the journey back after their World Cup final win over Argentina on Sunday.
Podolski even posed as the plane’s captain and wrote: “Welcome on board. Captain Podolski is speaking. We’re looking forward to seeing all our fans in Berlin! #lp10 #aha”