November 22, 2017

1903: German Fußball’s First Tournament

October 12, 2017 Aidan Reagh 0

 Author’s Note:  In 1903, The German Football Association held the first championship in association history. Thirty teams were eligible. Six entered. Move forward to August 2017, I found myself watching the film Leatherheads, a Gridiron Football […]

2017-18 Season Preview: Borussia Mönchengladbach

August 5, 2017 Aidan Reagh 0

Basics Nicknames: Die Fohlen (The Foals), Die Borussen (The Borussians), and recently, A German Team. Club Founding Date: August 1st, 1900. Colors: Black, White, Green. Primary Rival: FC Köln. Fan Friendship: Liverpool FC. Borussia-Park Capacity: 54,057 2016-17 Average Attendance: 51,494 Trophies Bundesliga Champion:  (5) 1969-70, 1970-71, 1974-75, […]

Hannover 96: Back and Hungry for Success

July 1, 2017 Aidan Reagh 2

Two seasons ago, on matchday 31, Hannover 96 found themselves needing 3 points against newly promoted side Ingolstadt 04 to have a chance at avoiding relegation. The club from Niedersachsen had spent fourteen straight campaigns […]