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#German football

# german-football - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Bremen snatch play-off survival chance as Bayern rout Wolfsburg

Werder Bremen’s hopes of avoiding relegation received a boost.

# german-football - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Which Bundesliga club should you support when it restarts this weekend?

With Europe’s other top leagues still out of action, all eyes will be on German football from Saturday.

# german-football - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Bundesliga claims it is ready to resume in May, but awaits political clearance

German football is prepared to play matches behind closed doors, but there are numerous hurdles still to get over.

# german-football - Sunday 29 March, 2020

'It was like living in Las Vegas' - the Dubliner, the Bundesliga and clubbing with Pat Kenny in Berlin

Alan Clarke moved to Germany in the early 1980s after a spell at Leeds United didn’t work out. But that’s only a tiny part of a remarkable story.

# german-football - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Jurgen Klinsmann resigns as Hertha Berlin boss on Facebook after 76 days

The 55-year-old signalled that he does not have the trust and support from those in charge of the club

# german-football - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Coutinho opens his account as Bayern Munich go top with big win

Robert Lewandowski also scored twice against 10-man Cologne.

# german-football - Saturday 17 August, 2019

England star Sancho helps Dortmund stroll past Augsburg to go top of the Bundesliga

Borussia Dortmund ran riot against Augsburg on Saturday to go top of Bundesliga.

# german-football - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Swiss charge German football officials with 2006 World Cup fraud

The charges relate to the true purpose of a payment of around €6.7 million in April 2005.

# german-football - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Bayern Munich confirm no bid has been made yet for Leroy Sané

The German double champions have already expressed an interest in signing the Manchester City attacking midfielder.

# german-football - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Bayern remain ahead of Dortmund after Süle strike edges champions past 10-man Bremen

The defending Bundesliga champions stay top of the table with just four games remaining.

# german-football - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Legendary Germany goalkeeper Oliver Kahn set to replace Rummenigge as Bayern Munich CEO

The goalkeeper played over 850 games for club and country during a prolific 22-year career.

# german-football - Sunday 31 March, 2019

'I'm not just disappointed, I'm also annoyed' - Kovac vents frustration as Bayern concede top spot

A 1-1 draw with Freiburg, coupled with Dortmund’s late win over Wolfsburg, saw the German giants fall behind in the title race.

# german-football - Friday 21 December, 2018

Reus seals vital win for Dortmund in clash of the Bundesliga's top two

Goals from teenage sensation Jadon Sancho and Reus earned Dortmund a 2-1 win over Borussia Monchengladbach tonight.

# german-football - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Stuttgart captain's father dies suddenly after Bundesliga win against Hertha Berlin RIP

Stuttgart captain's father dies suddenly after Bundesliga win against Hertha Berlin

The club has issued a statement stating that they were mourning the loss of Herbert Gentner.

# german-football - Friday 28 September, 2018

Champions Munich stunned as high-flying Hertha Berlin cause upset

Vedad Ibisevic and Ondrej Duda both struck in the opening 45 minutes as Hertha Berlin shocked Robert Kovac’s side.

# german-football - Friday 29 December, 2017

The story of how Germany’s 500-goal sensation came out of retirement to score at Turner’s Cross

Uwe Seeler scored over 500 goals for Hamburg and captained Germany in the 1966 World Cup final. Six years after his retirement in 1972 he played one last game — for Cork Celtic.

# german-football - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Germany's most-hated club made some Champions League history tonight

RB Leipzig came out on top against Porto after a frantic first half to move up to second in Group G.

# german-football - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Red faces for Red Bull? Two clubs, one owner and potential Champions League embarrassment

Despite the fairytale season, RB Leipzig may not play in next season’s competition after all.

# german-football - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Germany's most-hated club will be playing in next season's Champions League

RB Leipzig are assured of a top-four finish in the Bundesliga in their very first season in the top-flight.

# german-football - Friday 10 February, 2017

This startling stat shows why Hoffenheim's 29-year-old boss is so special

Ever since taking over, Julian Nagelsmann has shown a remarkable astuteness in spite of the relentless pressure of the Bundesliga.

# german-football - Monday 21 November, 2016

The curious case of the two Bundesliga teams that are making everyone take notice

RB Leipzig are out in front while Hoffenheim are also doing very well but why are both getting the headlines?

# german-football - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Severed bull's head and boycotts: German football fans fear the rise of 'plastic clubs'

RB Leipzig’s promotion to the Bundesliga this season has left supporters of other clubs worried about the future.

# german-football - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Ex-Man United favourite nets superb Bundesliga hat-trick including injury-time winner Chicharito This post contains videos

Ex-Man United favourite nets superb Bundesliga hat-trick including injury-time winner

Javier Hernandez has been excellent for Bayer Leverkusen since joining the club last year.

# german-football - Thursday 22 September, 2016

A couple of veterans rolled the years back for Bayern Munich last night Rib And Rob This post contains videos

A couple of veterans rolled the years back for Bayern Munich last night

Carlo Ancelotti’s side reclaimed top spot in the league thanks to Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben.

# german-football - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

In three games, Borussia Dortmund have scored 17 goals and are blitzing the Bundesliga

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted twice as Borussia Dortmund routed Wolfsburg 5-1 in a devastating Bundesliga display on Tuesday.

# german-football - Saturday 10 September, 2016

There was an absolutely sensational hat-trick in the Bundesliga this afternoon Clinical Finnish This post contains videos

There was an absolutely sensational hat-trick in the Bundesliga this afternoon

Joel Pohjanpalo pulled Bayer Leverkusen back from the dead in 15 incredible minutes.

# german-football - Friday 4 March, 2016

There's an absolutely massive game in the Bundesliga on Saturday night

Dortmund are five points behind leaders Bayern as the bitter rivals clash in hugely-anticipated fixture.

# german-football - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

This is absolute filth from Werder Bremen's centre-back Jannik Vestergaard Flicks And Tricks This post contains videos

This is absolute filth from Werder Bremen's centre-back Jannik Vestergaard

Too bad he couldn’t conjure something like this during his side’s subsequent game against Wolfsburg.

# german-football - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Bundesliga side Hoffenheim appoint 28-year-old as their next manager

Julian Nagelsmann will take over from Huub Stevens in June 2016.

# german-football - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Bayern Munich spend €90,000 to give fans reduced tickets for Arsenal tie

A brilliant gesture from the Champions League holders.

# german-football - Monday 30 December, 2013

7 things we learned about football in 2013

Why Roy Keane is not a control freak, Luis Suarez is worth the hassle, German football is (sort of) overrated and Barca are on the slide.

# german-football - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Bayern boss Hoeness hopeful of avoiding jail

The 61-year-old has said he will work tirelessly to convince the court of his innocence.

# german-football - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Ribery leads seven-goal Bayern to 40-match milestone

Pep Guardiola’s men demolished Werder Bremen to extend their unbeaten run today.

# german-football - Thursday 26 September, 2013

German fourth-division side score class free-kick

Try this on the astro tonight.

# german-football - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Amazing flag waving display by Dynamo Dresden fans Wowzers This post contains videos

Amazing flag waving display by Dynamo Dresden fans

Here’s another reason to love German football.

# german-football - Thursday 7 February, 2013

German FA sets up group to help gay players

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told gay footballers they should have no fear of revealing their homosexuality

# german-football - Friday 8 April, 2011

German amateur player answers phone during game, returns to action with shocking tackle

This one does exactly what it says on the tin. Check out this player’s horrible phone manner.