Public Training Session and a Pataxo Luck Dance – Just a Monday in Brazil


Monday morning’s training session of die Nationalmannschaft at the resort-like Campo Bahia was opened to the public, at least in part so the players could express their gratitude for being welcomed to their temporary neighborhood. Standing out amid all the replica DFB jerseys and assorted other Germany-oriented gear was the colorful garb of the local natives. Of course, there must have been […]

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Bayern München in European Cup Finals – Gallery


On Saturday, May 25th, Bayern München have a chance to finally add the much coveted and desired European trophy.  The much anticipated all German final is a truly historic occasion for the club and one that can dispel the ghosts of last year’s tragic loss.  Bayern failed to win the trophy in 2010 and 2012 so this is the opportunity to […]

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Gallery – Jupp Heynckes’ 1000th Bundesliga Game – Tribute to One of German Football’s Greatest Coaches


Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes will take part in his 1000th Bundesliga game on matchday 23. Heynckes played 369 matches as a Bundesliga player before moving into coaching in 1979.  631 matches later Heynckes is one of the most decorated and long lasting coaches in German football history. Only Otto Rehhagel has more Bundesliga matches under his belt (1033) than […]

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Memorable DFB Cup Finals – Gallery

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This season’s DFB Cup final will be a true showcase for German football.  It pits the current German champions Borussia Dortmund against this year’s Champions League finalist Bayern München in a match that is sure to be memorable.  Cup finals always open the door to the past and in honor of Saturday’s big occasion, here is a look back at several […]

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Gallery – In Tribute of Helmut Haller


Augsburg’s most famous son and one of Germany’s most notable footballers passed away this week at the age of 73 in his native Augsburg due to health complications. Although Helmut Haller grew up and started his career for his hometown club Augsburg he may best be remembered for his memorable performances with the National Team, particularly at the 1966 World […]

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Gallery – Tribute to Michael Ballack


In honor of Michael Ballack’s official retirement from football yesterday we journey through the illustrious career of one of German football’s greatest ever players and some of the more memorable moments of his career.  We start at the very beginning of his burgeoning career in which he won the Bundesliga title with surprise side Kaiserslautern at the ripe age of 21 to his heart […]

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