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Germany's Joachim Loew makes a few surprise changes at the back with Badstuber and Aogo in the starting line-up...

Germany coach Joachim Loew has chosen the out-of-form Holger Badstuber to partner Per Mertsesacker in defence in what is a full-strength die Mannschaft outfit.

Dennis Aogo also gets the nod at left-back ahead of Dortmund's recently-capped Marcel Schmelzer, with the midfield including in-form Real Madrid duo Mesut Oezil and Sami Khedira.

As confirmed by Loew yesterday, Miroslav Klose starts up-front for the team with team-mate and Bundesliga top-scorer Mario Gomez consigned to the bench.

The confirmed team line-ups are as follows:

Germany starting XI:  Neuer; Lahm Mertesacker, Badstuber, Aogo; Khedira, Schweinsteiger; Müller, Özil, Podolski; Klose

Subs: Wiese, Friedrich, Kroos, Goetze, Boateng, Bender, Gomez

Kazakhstan starting XI: Loria; Chernyshov, Abdulin, Chichulin, Iresmetov; Khizhnichenko, Zhumaskaliyev, Konysbayev, Nurgaliyev, Nurdauletov; Geteriyev

Subs: Mokin, Logvinenko, Kislitsyn, Kukeyev, Bayzhanov, Lisenkov, Ostapenko

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