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#Philipp Lahm

# philipp-lahm - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Ballack slams retiring Lahm over Germany captaincy spat

Tributes have poured in for the retiring Bayern stalwart, but his former colleague has not forgiven him for a dispute.

# philipp-lahm - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Ancelotti pays tribute after Bayern's beery farewell to Alonso and Lahm

“I want to thank both players, they have played a fantastic season in fantastic careers.”

# philipp-lahm - Monday 3 April, 2017

Firm apologises as April fool joke annoys Philipp Lahm

“This thing has nothing to do with fun. In our eyes, it is a cheap trick to use a celebrity for advertising,” the player’s advisor told Bild.

# philipp-lahm - Friday 10 February, 2017

'He could play in ten positions': Pep gives heartfelt tribute to 'exceptional' Philipp Lahm Emotional This post contains videos

'He could play in ten positions': Pep gives heartfelt tribute to 'exceptional' Philipp Lahm

The Catalan referred to the Bayern Munich defender as ‘one of the special people in my life’.

# philipp-lahm - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

'An extraordinary talent, a natural talent': a love letter to the under-appreciated Philipp Lahm

The 33-year-old has spent his entire career going against the modern footballer stereotype.

# philipp-lahm - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

The end of an era! Philipp Lahm to hang up his boots at the end of the season

The defender has been with Bayern Munich since 1995.

# philipp-lahm - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Hoeness warns 'outstanding' Lahm against early retirement

Philipp Lahm is a rumoured candidate to become Bayern Munich’s sporting director next year, but Uli Hoeness wants him to keep playing.

# philipp-lahm - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Lahm slams Ballon d'Or as 'a marketing prize for the most celebrity individuals'

The Bayern Munich defender isn’t a fan.

# philipp-lahm - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Manchester holds its breath as Guardiola set to announce future plans

The manager’s contract with Bayern Munich expires at the end of the season.

# philipp-lahm - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Guardiola's Bayern restore order ahead of winter break

Lewandowski and Lahm on target for German champions who top the mid-season table for fifth year in a row.

# philipp-lahm - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Müller laughs off Man United's 'crazy' reported €100million bid

Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has said the 25-year-old forward is not for sale.

# philipp-lahm - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Lahm: Manchester United target Muller not guaranteed to stay at Bayern Munich

Manchester United fans will like what Lahm had to say.

# philipp-lahm - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Do you agree with our best combined Barca-Bayern XI ?

We pick out the cream of the crop from these two exceptional sides.

# philipp-lahm - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Low: Forget Ballon d'Or, Lahm is best player of the decade

The Germany coach believes the defender deserves more credit for his talent.

# philipp-lahm - Saturday 1 November, 2014

Opinion: Guardiola's 3-3-4 genius maps out Bayern future

The Spaniard has blended tactics from Hungary’s great side of the 1950s and his all-conquering Barcelona team.

# philipp-lahm - Sunday 26 October, 2014

‘By and large, the Irish played the way we expected them to’

A little less than two weeks on from Ireland’s shock Euro 2016 result, journalist Uli Hesse tells us why German football has gone backwards of late.

# philipp-lahm - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Bayern's performance last night impressed many, including Pope Francis

The German club need all the help they can get, don’t they?

# philipp-lahm - Friday 18 July, 2014

We’ll leave it there so: Rory builds on excellent start, UFC weigh-ins in Dublin and all today's sport

Also, the prospect of Pat’s v Celtic, LVG’s new-look United squad and more.

Opinion: Why Philipp Lahm is one of the greatest players of his generation

Pep Guardiola has described him as “the most intelligent footballer I have ever managed.”

World Cup-winning captain Philipp Lahm has retired from international football

“It’s the right time for me,” the 30-year-old Bayern Munich defender told his agent.

# philipp-lahm - Monday 14 July, 2014

Here are the best and worst XIs of the 2014 World Cup

Philipp Lahm, Toni Kroos, Lionel Messi and more players who stood out.

# philipp-lahm - Monday 7 July, 2014

What are Germany’s chances of winning the World Cup?

Joachim Löw’s highly-fancied side take on Brazil in the semi-final tomorrow.

Power ranking the 10 best players left in the World Cup

Mats Hummels, Thiago Silva and other individuals who have caught the eye.

# philipp-lahm - Friday 4 July, 2014

Youthful French momentum could overpower jaded Germans in Rio

Mikey Stafford reports from Brazil, where Didier Deschamps’ side face a confused Germany.

# philipp-lahm - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Klinsmann aiming for tactical masterclass against former protégé Löw

Mikey Stafford reports from Recife, where the United States and Germany meet today.

# philipp-lahm - Thursday 12 June, 2014

5 reasons why Germany will win the World Cup

We’re going all in on Die Mannschaft (for the purpose of this article, at least).

# philipp-lahm - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Martinez: Baines can be Everton's Lahm

Everton take on Arsenal in a crucial clash in the race for Champions League football.

# philipp-lahm - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Silencing of Lahm key to United's slim chance of success

United can beat Bayern, but it’s going to take an awful lot of pieces falling into place.

# philipp-lahm - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Bayern rout 10-man Schalke to go 20 points clear

Pep Guardiola’s side extended their record unbeaten league run to 48 matches

# philipp-lahm - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Bayern skipper Phillipp Lahm excited for 'football party' with Barcelona

If you’re not looking forward to this one, you have no soul.

# philipp-lahm - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Merkel tells gay German footballers it's OK to come out

The German Chancellor says that the players in question have “nothing to fear”.

# philipp-lahm - Friday 29 June, 2012

Lahm laments Germany's costly back-four lapses

“This is very bitter. We made dumb errors and conceded our goals. It is bitter because our team have so much potential,” Lahm said.

# philipp-lahm - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Bitter skipper Lahm optimistic for Bayern

“The team which played better lost and, because of that, the defeat really hurts. There’s a complete emptiness in all of us,” said goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.