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Berlin (dpa) - Matthias Ginter and Sven and Lars Bender are the biggest names to feature in the German men‘s Olympic football squad.

After long negotiations, coach Horst Hrubesch announced the 18-man squad on Friday. Freiburg‘s Nils Petersen, 27, will be the squad‘s third overage player alongside the Bender twins. All other players included are 23 or under.

Other prominent names are Leon Goretzka and Max Meyer, both of Schalke. The two goalkeepers are Cologne‘s Timo Horn and Mainz‘s Jannik Huth.

"We‘ve found a good mixture of the current under-21 national team and older players," Hrubesch said. "Despite the difficulty in picking the squad, the quality of the team is excellent.

"I‘m delighted with every one of them and I‘m sure that a lot is possible with these lads."

Germany play South Korea, Fiji and defending champions Mexico in the group stage of the Olympic competition.

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