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A superb nutmeg by Christoph Kramer
by Mike Woitalla, August 28th, 2014 10:10PM

TAGS:  germany, off the post, video


[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] The last time you saw Christoph Kramer was probably during the 2014 World Cup final, in which the groggy 23-year-old defensive midfielder was subbed in the 31st minute minute after suffering a concussion 14 minutes earlier.

We're pleased to report that Kramer is back in action -- and here he impressively nutmegs an unsuspecting teammate in practice with his club, Borussia Moenchengladbach.

Kramer, who was finally subbed out of Germany's 1-0 win over Argentina after he asked Referee Nicola Rizzoli, "Ref, is this the final?", debuted for Germany just five weeks before the World Cup. He was a late sub in the round of 16 win over Algeria and started the final after Sami Khedira was a last-minute injury scratch.

Now, here's Kramer's trick:

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