Bundesliga ready for possible testing of video replays


The following is a press release sent by the DFL (Deutsche Fußball Liga) today. Some additional information appears following the press release. Together with DFB, DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga will be lodging an application with FIFA to participate in the pilot phase of the use of video replays provided that the International Football Association Board (IFAB) approves this at its next […]

Read more

Explaining Taşçı’s Surprise Bayern Munich Move


This article was originally published on Futbolgrad. Spartak Moscow’s German defender Serdar Taşçı has returned to the German Bundesliga. Signed by Spartak Moscow in the summer of 2013, Taşçı has now made the surprise switch to Germany’s perpetual title winning machine Bayern Munich. Taşçı, who was once considered one of the brightest defensive talents in German football, played 14 games […]

Read more

Wolfsburg sign Englishman… to Play FIFA


You didn’t think an Englishman could make it with a Bundesliga club, eh? Well, German club Wolfsburg have signed 22-year old English man David Bytheway … yes you heard it…. to play FIFA!  Blytheway has been a professional gamer for five years. Why would the Volkswagen club sign a gamer?  Easy answer, according to the young Englishman “It’s a new […]

Read more

Heldt, Eberl, and Allofs: Bundesliga matches on Boxing Day an interesting idea


The sporting directors of FC Schalke 04, Borussia Mönchengladbach, and VfL Wolfsburg spoke about the impending challenges of the new TV deal with German weekly paper Die Welt. The three entertain the idea that match scheduling is the right idea to create new revenue streams. All three are open to the idea of playing matches on Boxing Day to give the […]

Read more

Former HSV Goalkeeper Sascha Kirchstein and his Romanian Nightmare


Fans of the Bundesliga and the Bundesliga 2 may remember Sascha Kirchstein from his time at Hamburger SV, Rot Weiss Ahlen, FC Ingolstadt and Erzgebirge Aue. The 35-year-old has 26 Bundesliga matches to his name and is the last player who has competed for HSV in the Champions League. in his first match in Europe’s finest competition Kirchstein was sent […]

Read more
1 2 3 57