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You say goodbye, and I say hello

March 18, 2011 Niklas Wildhagen 3

The Beatles classic “Hello, Goodbye” is probably what could describe the events on Thursday night better than anything else. German newspaper Bild could tell its online readers that Dieter Hoeness was sacked by the Volkswagen bosses who […]

The Bundesliga: A League Gone Mad ?

March 16, 2011 Gerry Wittmann 5

In a move that surprised few, FC Schalke 04 announced Wednesday the dismissal of Head Coach Felix Magath.  Magath was scheduled to attend a meeting with the club’s supervisory board Wednesday morning but did not show […]

Bundesliga MatchDay 22: What Did We Learn?

February 14, 2011 Gerry Wittmann 0

Bundesliga MatchDay 22 saw Bayern Munich take out their MatchDay 21 frustrations on Hoffenheim as Die Bayern crushed Hoffenheim 4-0 Saturday,  Bayer Leverkusen took advantage of a recently punchless Eintracht Frankfurt side by the score of 3-0, while 1. FC Nurnberg beat […]

DFB Pokal Cup: Excitement and Upsets

December 23, 2010 Gerry Wittmann 0

The final matches in German football in the 2010 calendar year were played Wednesday evening in the DFB Pokal Cup tournament.  Excitement and upsets dominated Wednesday’s action, as Bayern Munich eliminated Bavarian rival VfB Stuttgart in another […]

Hoffenheim, Schalke Advance in DFB Pokal

December 21, 2010 Gerry Wittmann 0

On Tuesday evening, Bundesliga sides 1899 Hoffenheim and Schalke 04 advanced to the round of eight in the DFB Pokal Cup.  Hoffenheim defeated Borussia Monchengladbach 2-0, while Schalke downed 2. Bundesliga side FC Augsburg 1-0 before a packed house at Impuls Arena.  Third […]

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