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Eintracht Frankfurt and the not given penalties

by Niklas Wildhagen

The Eagles are currently safely positioned in mid-table and their fans can be happy about the fact that Thomas Schaaf’s team are playing some of the most entertaining football in the Bundesliga so far this season. However, the coach and other officials at the club have at times been rather critical of the performance of the […]

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Thomas Schaaf’s 500th Game

by Mathew Burt

Eintracht Frankfurt trainer Thomas Schaaf will join an elite club at the weekend when he takes charge of Die Adler for their home Bundesliga clash with Schalke. He will become only the fifth coach to have racked up 500 games in charge in the German top division. The former Werder Bremen trainer joins the illustrious quintet […]

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Viktor Skripnik – In the footsteps of Thomas Schaaf

by Mathew Burt

It’s the 1998-99 Bundesliga season and under trainer Felix Magath, Werder Bremen are flirting with relegation mixing it with the teams struggling at the bottom of the table. With just six games remaining, the Werder hierarchy decide that a coaching change is required to save the Grün-Weißen. The man they turn to is Werder II […]

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Checking in with Eintract Frankfurt heading into the Rückrunde

by Eskender Tamrat

Once Thomas Schaaf ended his one-year hiatus from football to become the new manager of Eintracht Frankfurt, there was little doubt that Commerzbank Arena would become the place to see goals this season. The Eagles have carved out a reputation as the league’s free-scoring side, while also being too generous on the other end of the pitch. As […]

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Marko Marin – The journey of a forgotten talent

by Niklas Wildhagen

The 2009/10 season was truly a smashing year for Werder Bremen, and Marko Marin in particular. With a last gasp sprint to the finish line, the Green and Whites managed to get past Bayer Leverkusen in the standings, securing the Bundesliga’s final Champions League place ahead of the 2010/11 season. The tiny technician, Marin, arrived at […]

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It’s the Müller (and Neuer) show as Bayern put four past hapless Frankfurt

by Rick Joshua

Having secured their place in the knockout stages of the Champions’ League with a ruthlessly efficient 2-0 win over AS Roma in midweek, FC Bayern would return to domestic action with a journey up to Frankfurt to take on mid-table Eintracht. There would be little team-tweaking from coach Pep Guardiola with Thomas Müller returning for […]

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The story of Robin and Debtman

by Niklas Wildhagen

Sitting in the Weserstadion, one can’t help but feel that Werder Bremen’s fans do have an impressive support going for their team. I was there for the match against Hoffenheim, and it was lovely to see the way Davie Selke was applauded off the pitch despite not having had the best of matches. The attitude […]

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Goals Galore Guaranteed – Thomas Schaaf takes charge of the Eagles

by Niklas Wildhagen

Eintracht Frankfurt sporting director Bruno Hübner had promised a big name solution to take over for The Eagles departing coach Armin Veh. Roberto Di Matteo and Bernd Schuster were among the candidates mentioned lately by the press. It was one of the first candidates mentioned when it became clear that Veh would leave at the […]

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The eternal Miro – The story of an unlikely career

by Niklas Wildhagen

One can’t help but be impressed if one takes a closer look at Miroslav Klose’s stats. The 35-year-old has scored 121 goals in 307 Bundesliga appearances, he has gotten on the score sheet a total of 68 times during his 131 matches for the national team and after moving to Italy at the age of […]

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Big changes on the cards at Schalke

by Aleix Gwilliam

One of the names that will be filling pages of Bild, kicker and Transfermarkt et al during the summer and the run-up to it will be that of Schalke 04. The club from Gelsenkirchen is currently undergoing a somewhat underwhelming season (7th place in the league table at the moment) that will probably result in big changes taking place […]

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