Category Archives: News

The coincidences which brought Robert Lewandowski to the Bundesliga


Robert Lewandowski’s five goals were the talk of Europe on Wednesday morning. As it turns the Pole managed to establish a new European record, as the quickest five pack had been scored by the Hungarian Spaniard Laszlo Kubala, who scored five goals within 19 minutes in a league match in Spain back in 1959. Furthermore, the 27-year-old scored more goals within […]

Read more

Bayern Munich v Wolfsburg: Team News, Betting Tips & Key Stats


The first clash of last season’s top two takes place on Tuesday as defending champions Bayern Munich play host to VfL Wolfsburg. Heading into the midweek fixtures, these are two of the top three, with Pep Guardiola’s side only below Borussia Dortmund on goal difference, but have already opened up a four-point lead over third-place Wolfsburg after five games. Pep […]

Read more

Christian Streich – “We all used to be refugees”


This week, the headlines in the German football press have been all about St. Pauli’s refusal to take part in the “Wir helfen, #refugeeswelcome” project which has been created by Germany’s biggest tabloid Bild. After the paper’s editor in chief started to attack the Buccaneers viciously on Twitter, several other clubs decided to pull out of the event, among them […]

Read more

Bild Editor-in-Chief attacks St. Pauli on Twitter


This weekend, most Bundesliga players will wear a logo on their sleeve reading “Wir helfen, #refugeeswelcome”. Behind the initiative is Germany’s biggest tabloid paper Bild, who were given the space by usual sponsor of the sleeve, logistics company Hermes. Over the last few weeks, fans from almost every club have shown how near and dear the issue of the refugees […]

Read more

Mimoun Azaouagh – From celebrated talent to victim of false accusations


He was once considered one of the brightest talents in Germany. The quick and creative midfielder had it all in front of him, if you go back to articles written about him back in 2004. However, Mimoun Azaouagh’s career turned out very differently. Whenever things were seemingly getting back on track for the midfielder — who once scored a brace within […]

Read more

Sascha Mölders’ wife publicly laments Augsburg striker’s exclusion from Europa League roster


FC Augsburg have surprisingly left Sascha Mölders off their 25-man Europa League roster. The fan favourite struggled with injury last season, but has been action from the start of the current season. Despite being linked to MSV Duisburg during the summer transfer window, the 30-year-old has decided to stay with the Fuggerstädter (his contract expires in 2017). The fact that Mölders […]

Read more
1 2 3 53