Both literally and figuratively.
Ozil and Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan, who were born in Germany to Turkish parents, drew the wrath of fans after posing for a photo alongside President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last month.
Lozano, a 22-year-old forward from the Dutch league nicknamed "Chucky, " got Mexico going with a deflected shot over the bar in the first minute.
Based on the win against Germany, Mexico will mostly likely progress to the next round of play provided they win their match against South Korea next Saturday.
Germany coach Joachim Loew did not mince his words about his side's performance, saying his team had played "very badly" in the first half of the Group F tie.
So there's one of the direct consequences of Mexico causing a boilover against Germany.
Speaking of Brazil, Sunday was their first World Cup final match since they were embarrassed by Germany in the 2014 semifinals. The squad had not lost a World Cup opener since 1982 and won its four previous initial matches by a combined score of 20-2.
Goal: MEX Hirving Lozano 35′.
Germany, who went into the game having won all five previous encounters at global tournaments against the Mexicans, had no answer to that strategy in the first half and only upped the pressure after the break.
"What happened today was an quake of joy for us - just imagine, we beat the world champions!" said Laura Villegas, a 45-year-old merchant who downed her beer with tequila in one gulp.
Brazil take on Switzerland later today in their opening clash of Group E.
Brazil start their World Cup campaign against Switzerland in Group E before facing Costa Rica and then Serbia.
Goals: BRA Philippe Coutinho 20′; SUI Steven Zuber 50′. The excitement is quite warranted as the team managed to edge out the World Cup's defending champions, earning one of the most significant upset wins in Mexico's history in the World Cup. "We have to get six points from the next games".