Arsenal's Leonie Maier gives fans a glimpse of future but Germany crash out of World Cup

Leonie Maier is Arsenal’s newest acquisition and fans have had to be patient to see their new asset in action, as she has been on the fringes of Germany’s World Cup squad.

The 26-year-old, who moves to north London after six years with Bayern Munich, did not feature in the group stages for her nation and was also on the sidelines for the Round of 16 victory against Nigeria.

However, Maier finally made her bow at the World Cup in France when she came off the bench for the injured Carolin Simon shortly before the half-time whistle.

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