Snapshot: The Flying Knife


A knife thrown by a fan from Essen’s legendary Westkurve allegedly narrowly missed German international goalkeeper Sepp Maier. The match on Febuary 13th, 1971 between Rot Weiss Essen and Bayern München has gone down in the history books as a match to remember. After conceding the first goal of the match after 8 minutes, courtesy Gerd ”der Bomber” Müller, the […]

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