Wales and England have both risen in the latest FIFA rankings after wins in their World Cup qualifiers earlier this month.
The German Football Association are keen to extend head coach Joachim Low's contract beyond the 2018 World Cup.
Germany and Denmark enjoyed victories in Sunday's World Cup Qualifiers, but Poland were pegged back by Kazakhstan.
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has been named as the new Germany captain following Bastian Schweinsteiger's retirement.
Shkodran Mustafi, Moussa Sissoko and Paco Alcacer are on international duty over the next week, and you can watch them - live on Sky Sports.
Franz Beckenbauer is under criminal investigation by Swiss prosecutors regarding Germany's hosting of the 2006 World Cup.
Germany beat Finland 2-0 in a low-key friendly which marked the final game for Bastian Schweinsteiger.
Bastian Schweinsteiger is likely to make his farewell appearance for Germany in front of a disappointing crowd.
Hoffenheim defender Niklas Sule is the new name in Germany's first squad selection since Euro 2016.
Neymar scored the decisive penalty as Brazil claimed Olympic gold with a tense shootout win over Germany at the Maracana.
Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger will play one last game for Germany at the end of August.
Marco Reus has finally passed his driving test – almost two years after being fined over half a million euros for driving without a valid licence.
Galatasaray forward Lukas Podolski has announced his retirement from international football with Germany.
Neymar scored a superb free-kick as Brazil beat Colombia 2-0 to move into the semi-finals at the Olympics.
Horst Hrubesch, coach of Germany's Olympic team, has criticised Arsenal for not giving Serge Gnabry more first-team opportunities.
Bastian Schweinsteiger has at least another two years at the "highest level", Germany great Rudi Voller has insisted.
Jerome Boateng feels ready to take over as Germany captain following Bastian Schweinsteiger's international retirement.
Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger has announced his retirement from international duty with immediate effect.
Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius will reportedly be out for between eight and 10 weeks with a broken hand.
Former German FA president Wolfgang Niersbach has received a one year ban from all football-related activity.