The host nation marches on. Against the flow of the game, France managed to get past the World Champions Germany by two goals to nil, through two Antoine Griezmann strikes. France will now meet Portugal in the final.
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England's Forward Tom Burgess speaks to media after the captains run at Mt Smart in preparation for the Rugby League World Cup semi-final at Mt Smart Stadium.