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# german-football - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Bremen snatch play-off survival chance as Bayern rout Wolfsburg
# German Football
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# German Football

Bremen snatch play-off survival chance as Bayern rout Wolfsburg

Jun 27th 2020, 5:13 PM 2,995 Views 2 Comments

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?
# Quiz
From The42
# Quiz

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

May 13th 2020, 12:00 PM 34,621 Views 40 Comments

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
# Neu Starten
From The42
# Neu Starten

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

Apr 23rd 2020, 6:15 PM 2,147 Views 0 Comments

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
# Collector's Item
From The42
# Collector's Item

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

Mar 29th 2020, 5:00 AM 32,901 Views 19 Comments

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
# Unfriended
From The42
# Unfriended

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

Feb 11th 2020, 10:18 AM 7,744 Views 1 Comment

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
# German Football
From The42
# German Football

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

Sep 21st 2019, 5:37 PM 5,481 Views 0 Comments

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
# Rising Star
From The42
# Rising Star

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

Aug 17th 2019, 6:04 PM 3,738 Views 5 Comments

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
# World Cup Legacy
From The42
# World Cup Legacy

Swiss charge German football officials with 2006 World Cup fraud

Aug 6th 2019, 5:24 PM 6,262 Views 1 Comment

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
# Speculation
From The42
# Speculation

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

Jun 5th 2019, 1:22 PM 2,436 Views 1 Comment

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
# Title Race
From The42
# Title Race

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

Apr 20th 2019, 4:55 PM 3,084 Views 0 Comments

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
# Oliver Twist
From The42
# Oliver Twist

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

Apr 7th 2019, 8:42 PM 7,595 Views 2 Comments

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
# Fuming
From The42
# Fuming

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

Mar 31st 2019, 2:42 PM 5,801 Views 3 Comments

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
# German Football
From The42
# German Football

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

Dec 21st 2018, 9:34 PM 7,114 Views 3 Comments

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
From The42
# RIP

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

Dec 16th 2018, 10:56 AM 5,518 Views 0 Comments

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
# German Football
From The42
# German Football

Champions Munich stunned as high-flying Hertha Berlin cause upset

Sep 28th 2018, 10:12 PM 6,607 Views 1 Comment

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
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

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

Dec 29th 2017, 12:00 PM 17,633 Views 4 Comments

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
# Victory
From The42
# Victory

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

Oct 17th 2017, 11:10 PM 14,760 Views 6 Comments

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
# IT GIVES YOU WINGS
From The42
# IT GIVES YOU WINGS

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

May 14th 2017, 2:44 PM 14,586 Views 5 Comments

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
# Remarkable
From The42
# Remarkable

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

Apr 15th 2017, 7:51 PM 28,358 Views 26 Comments

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
# Young Gun
From The42
# Young Gun

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

Feb 10th 2017, 11:41 PM 12,595 Views 7 Comments

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
# Headline Makers
From The42
# Headline Makers

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

Nov 21st 2016, 12:01 AM 13,188 Views 9 Comments

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'
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

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

Oct 13th 2016, 2:27 PM 7,519 Views 8 Comments

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
From The42
# Chicharito

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

Sep 24th 2016, 8:59 PM 10,884 Views 16 Comments

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
From The42
# Rib And Rob

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

Sep 22nd 2016, 1:57 PM 5,461 Views 1 Comment

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
# Relentless
From The42
# Relentless

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

Sep 20th 2016, 9:47 PM 11,275 Views 6 Comments

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
From The42
# Clinical Finnish

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

Sep 10th 2016, 4:47 PM 10,082 Views 4 Comments

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
# Der Klassiker
From The42
# Der Klassiker

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

Mar 4th 2016, 9:00 PM 7,189 Views 9 Comments

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
From The42
# Flicks And Tricks

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

Nov 24th 2015, 4:18 PM 12,145 Views 7 Comments

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
# Unglaublich
From The42
# Unglaublich

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

Oct 28th 2015, 3:47 PM 6,126 Views 6 Comments

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
# German Football
From The42
# German Football

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

Jan 9th 2014, 11:55 AM 5,442 Views 17 Comments

A brilliant gesture from the Champions League holders.

# german-football - Monday 30 December, 2013

7 things we learned about football in 2013
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

7 things we learned about football in 2013

Dec 30th 2013, 5:00 PM 6,432 Views 32 Comments

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
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Bayern boss Hoeness hopeful of avoiding jail

Dec 19th 2013, 3:59 PM 3,539 Views 1 Comment

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
# German Football
From The42
# German Football

Ribery leads seven-goal Bayern to 40-match milestone

Dec 7th 2013, 5:06 PM 3,858 Views 1 Comment

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
# Training Ground Routine
From The42
# Training Ground Routine

German fourth-division side score class free-kick

Sep 26th 2013, 5:26 PM 4,064 Views 3 Comments

Try this on the astro tonight.

# german-football - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Amazing flag waving display by Dynamo Dresden fans
# Wowzers
From The42
# Wowzers

Amazing flag waving display by Dynamo Dresden fans

May 29th 2013, 10:41 AM 1,584 Views 1 Comment

Here’s another reason to love German football.

# german-football - Thursday 7 February, 2013

German FA sets up group to help gay players
# Coming Out
From The42
# Coming Out

German FA sets up group to help gay players

Feb 7th 2013, 7:32 AM 4,862 Views 5 Comments

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
# Crossed Lines
From The42
# Crossed Lines

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

Apr 8th 2011, 2:47 PM 806 Views 0 Comments

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