The Germans have a word for it: schadenfreude - deriving pleasure from the misfortune of others.
And the press from Hamburg to Bavaria wasted no time in revelling in England's World Cup misery after the Three Lions 4-1 last 16 defeat on Sunday.
The chances of that were pretty remarkable, but the irony is hilarious none the less
Well, now Germany will no longer have the football gods' support, and they will not be unbeatable in WC competition vs. England any longer. So, there's that to be thankful for, England.
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