Germany will stay top of the FIFA World Ranking when the new list is published on Nov. 23.
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PSG goalkeeper Kevin Trapp says that he must be playing regularly over the second half of the season if he is to go to the World Cup with Germany.
Germany and Turkey are competing to host the tournament, with UEFA's executive committee due to make a decision next September.
Joachim Low believes Germany can take a lot from their November internationals despite drawing in both matches, against England and France.
Substitute Lars Stindl scored an equaliser deep in stoppage-time to earn world champions Germany a 2-2 draw against France in Cologne.
France and Germany meet on Tuesday, with both teams favourites to win the World Cup next year. Julien Laurens and Raphael Honigstein got to talking.
Kevin Trapp is set to start for Germany when they take on France in Cologne on Tuesday night, while Toni Kroos and Sami Khedira will also return.
The experimental Germany side that drew with England may have had clear flaws, but Joachim Low's focus is on testing individuals before the World Cup.
England and Germany showed glimpses of quality but were content to reserve energy for bigger challenges and settle for a 0-0 draw at Wembley.
England and Germany played out a 0-0 draw in an international friendly at Wembley.
Germany internationals Sami Khedira and Sandro Wagner have labelled the video assistant referee (VAR) a "catastrophe."
Germany are starting to take notice of England's development plans but there's still a long way to go before the Three Lions can deliver big success.
Joachim Low has said he views England as similar to his Germany side in 2010 but plans to experiment with his side at Wembley.
Mario Gotze said he is confident he is "at 100 percent" after making his return to the Germany national team for the first time in a year.
England and Germany players will wear black armbands bearing poppies for Friday's friendly at Wembley.
Gundogan has not started a Premier League game this season but was named in the Germany squad for the friendly against England.
A video referee will be used in England's friendly with Germany on Friday night, the FA has confirmed.