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Spain
Atletico Madrid must start scoring to reign supreme in La Liga
12:00 Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Diego Simeone has done a fantastic job at Atletico Madrid, that's clear for all to see. The Argentine gaffer has turned Los Colchoneros into a club who are amongst the best in Europe over recent times. Reaching…

Bundesliga
Should Kevin Volland be in the Germany squad?
12:01 Tuesday 8th October 2019

‘Die Mannschaft’ or the German National Football Team if you prefer, have had more than a few issues over the last eighteen months. The biggest of which comfortably being their shocking exit from the World Cup…

Bundesliga
2019/20 Bundesliga preview
17:05 Friday 16th August 2019

Imagine playing a word association game in which the object is to match a novel title with the country it best describes. Germany would probably get Sense and Sensibility. As stereotypes go, however, pragmatism and discipline aren’t bad…

Germany
What will Kerem Demirbay offer as Bayer Leverkusen’s record signing?
17:00 Thursday 25th July 2019

Bayer Leverkusen agreed on a deal for Karem Demirbay before this transfer window opened, paying a club record £28.8 million to take Hoffenheim’s central midfielder. Die Werkself fans are eager to witness what he has to give in 2019/20. …

Transfers
5 great buy-back deals as Angelino returns to Man City
15:00 Saturday 6th July 2019

Manchester City just re-signed defender Angelino from PSV Eindhoven despite only selling him to the Dutch side last August. The 22-year-old came through the youth ranks at the Etihad Stadium after joining from Deportivo de la Coruna aged…

Bundesliga
Peter Bosz might've struck gold with Bayer Leverkusen's rich attacking wealth
09:00 Wednesday 20th March 2019

German football produces its golden generation almost once every passing decade. Dominant Bayer Munich and Borussia Dortmund headline the show in giving rise to top-level talent. However, an old guard has risen through the ranks this season.…

Bundesliga
Inexperience at the back risking BVB's title run
14:00 Sunday 24th February 2019

2019 hasn’t turned out as the fortuitous year Borussia Dortmund thought it would be. Heading into the Bundesliga winter break with a six-point gap over second-placed Bayern Munich, confidence was oozing off the Dortmund camp. However,…

Bundesliga
Kai Havertz: Bayer Leverkusen's prized possession
12:00 Wednesday 20th February 2019

Bayer Leverkusen have a fabled reputation when it comes to developing brilliant midfielders in Germany; Michael Ballack, Toni Kroos and Arturo Vidal are amongst those in recent years. New manager, Peter Bosz, has given a new attacking identity…

Bundesliga
Who can replace Bayern's irreplaceable Arjen Robben?
08:00 Sunday 9th December 2018

Arjen Robben’s retirement sparks the end of an era at Bayern Munich. The Dutch winger recently announced he’ll hang up his boots in 2019 after almost a decade at the club. During a slightly tumultuous phase, his announcement adds…

Bundesliga
Bundesliga Preview: Can anyone catch Bayern Munich?
08:00 Friday 24th August 2018

If Bayern Munich is a sprinter, they’d probably be Usain Bolt. As it is almost useless competing with Bolt in a race, so it is with the Bavarians in the Bundesliga. Yet every season, German clubs line up hoping to be that Justin Gatlin. …

Bundesliga
Which teams will win the UEFA Champions League race in the Bundesliga?
14:10 Wednesday 14th March 2018

The Bundesliga title race is all but over. Bayern Munich have a huge lead over teams such as Schalke 04, Bayer Leverkusen, and Borussia Dortmund. Barring an epic collapse, Jupp Heynckes will come away with (another) Bundesliga title rather…

Germany
4 unheralded stars setting the Bundesliga alight
20:00 Saturday 3rd March 2018

When the Bundesliga is mentioned, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund's superstars immediately spring to mind. RB Leipzig's maiden foray somewhat altered that script last term, but there's been an even stranger tweak this term.…

Bundesliga
Youngsters lead Bayer Leverkusen's Champions League chase
13:00 Friday 12th January 2018

After a disappointing start to its season Bayer Leverkusen has managed to go 14 games unbeaten across all competitions. Die Werkself entered the winter break fourth in the Bundesliga. Michael Schade's team is second among four…

Bundesliga
Lucas Alario will fill Chicharito's void in Bayer Leverkusen
12:00 Sunday 3rd September 2017

Bayer Leverkusen tested the market the entire summer looking to find a replacement for Javier Hernandez. And even though it took them longer than expected, they found their man in Lucas Alario. The Argentinian striker does not have a big name…

Features
2017/18 Bundesliga Preview, Part 3: Best of the Rest
09:00 Sunday 13th August 2017

Part One of the Bundesliga preview looked at top clubs. Part Two, bottom. Now, let's have a peek at sides stuck in the middle for the 55th German top flight season. Gunning For A Champions League Berth