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#Philipp Lahm

# philipp-lahm - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Ballack slams retiring Lahm over Germany captaincy spat
# Tension
# Tension

Ballack slams retiring Lahm over Germany captaincy spat

May 21st 2017, 6:01 PM 18,901 Views 3 Comments

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
# Not Too Xabi
# Not Too Xabi

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

May 20th 2017, 7:43 PM 8,287 Views 12 Comments

“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
# Awkward
# Awkward

Firm apologises as April fool joke annoys Philipp Lahm

Apr 3rd 2017, 7:54 PM 18,067 Views 10 Comments

“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
# Emotional

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

Feb 10th 2017, 6:29 PM 3,239 Views 2 Comments

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
# German Efficiency
# German Efficiency

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

Feb 8th 2017, 6:17 PM 5,410 Views 3 Comments

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
# Legend
# Legend

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

Feb 7th 2017, 10:49 PM 5,922 Views 11 Comments

The defender has been with Bayern Munich since 1995.

# philipp-lahm - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Hoeness warns 'outstanding' Lahm against early retirement
# Two More Years
# Two More Years

Hoeness warns 'outstanding' Lahm against early retirement

Nov 30th 2016, 1:05 PM 5,298 Views 1 Comment

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'
# Awards Season
# Awards Season

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

Jan 14th 2016, 12:05 AM 9,221 Views 23 Comments

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
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Manchester holds its breath as Guardiola set to announce future plans

Dec 15th 2015, 11:52 PM 13,025 Views 20 Comments

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
# Back On Track
# Back On Track

Guardiola's Bayern restore order ahead of winter break

Dec 12th 2015, 5:04 PM 4,114 Views 0 Comments

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
# Response
# Response

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

Aug 20th 2015, 2:56 PM 9,308 Views 37 Comments

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
# Developments
# Developments

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

Jul 21st 2015, 5:07 PM 7,671 Views 19 Comments

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 ?
# Have Your Say
# Have Your Say

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

May 6th 2015, 5:53 PM 6,124 Views 8 Comments

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
# High Praise
# High Praise

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

Jan 14th 2015, 8:15 AM 4,646 Views 5 Comments

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
# Innovator
# Innovator

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

Nov 1st 2014, 3:34 PM 7,703 Views 3 Comments

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’
# Interview
# Interview

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

Oct 26th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,443 Views 2 Comments

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
# Divine Inspiration
# Divine Inspiration

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

Oct 22nd 2014, 5:56 PM 2,883 Views 0 Comments

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
# Friday
# Friday

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

Jul 18th 2014, 8:00 PM 10,749 Views 8 Comments

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
# One Of A Kind
# One Of A Kind

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

Jul 18th 2014, 1:18 PM 5,860 Views 4 Comments

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
# Curtain Call
# Curtain Call

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

Jul 18th 2014, 10:15 AM 5,745 Views 17 Comments

“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
# Stars
# Stars

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

Jul 14th 2014, 8:45 PM 32,621 Views 53 Comments

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?
# Preview
# Preview

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

Jul 7th 2014, 3:28 PM 5,633 Views 12 Comments

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
# Stars
# Stars

Power ranking the 10 best players left in the World Cup

Jul 7th 2014, 8:00 AM 25,620 Views 56 Comments

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
# Fraternité
# Fraternité

Youthful French momentum could overpower jaded Germans in Rio

Jul 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 7,994 Views 21 Comments

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
# Klinsi
# Klinsi

Klinsmann aiming for tactical masterclass against former protégé Löw

Jun 26th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,468 Views 3 Comments

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
# World Cup 2014
# World Cup 2014

5 reasons why Germany will win the World Cup

Jun 12th 2014, 2:54 PM 2,896 Views 2 Comments

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
# Toffees
# Toffees

Martinez: Baines can be Everton's Lahm

Apr 6th 2014, 12:16 AM 3,696 Views 7 Comments

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
# Lahm-ing Season
# Lahm-ing Season

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

Apr 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 9,656 Views 34 Comments

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
# Report
# Report

Bayern rout 10-man Schalke to go 20 points clear

Mar 2nd 2014, 6:00 AM 3,530 Views 6 Comments

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
# Euro Vision
# Euro Vision

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

Apr 23rd 2013, 8:02 AM 886 Views 7 Comments

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
# Request
# Request

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

Sep 13th 2012, 9:51 PM 11,991 Views 0 Comments

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
# Euro 2012
# Euro 2012

Lahm laments Germany's costly back-four lapses

Jun 29th 2012, 12:13 PM 438 Views 0 Comments

“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 Hangover
# The Hangover

Bitter skipper Lahm optimistic for Bayern

May 20th 2012, 4:17 PM 754 Views 0 Comments

“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.