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Jurgen Klinsmann, comeback king?
19:02 Monday 30th December 2019

The uninitiated in the more obscure realms of football folklore may believe Jurgen Klinsmann ended his playing career with Tottenham Hotspur in 1998 via a short spell at Sampdoria. In fact, his final bow came five years later, with the German…

Could Bayern miss out on Champions League football?
09:01 Thursday 19th December 2019

Bayern Munich are European football royalty. The dominant force in Germany are drifting through the final months of a glorious decade, with multiple Bundesliga and DFB Pokal Cup triumphs, and a Champions League trophy – one season…

RB Leipzig – Loved abroad but hated at home
09:40 Wednesday 11th January 2017

RB Leipzig are the surprise package in European football this season with comparisons already being drawn to Leicester City's unlikely triumph last campaign. Their rapid rise through the league system has drawn admirers from far and wide,…

RB Leipzig: Another Leicester City-like fairytale on the cards in Germany?
18:15 Friday 18th November 2016

When you think of the German Bundesliga, two teams - Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund immediately come to mind. But the 2016/17 season has sprung a lot of surprises, with little known RB Leipzig one of the most prominent. Call it a fluke,…

Book Review: The Bundesliga Blueprint: How Germany became the home of Football
13:00 Sunday 28th August 2016

Germany have just won the 2014 World Cup and the nation celebrates. With players like Mario Götze having their best years in front of them it seems likely that Germany will be entering a period of dominance like Spain before them. Yet, fourteen…

European Football
Union Berlin End of Season Review
15:42 Wednesday 21st May 2014

Will Brown performs the post mortem on Bundesliga 2 side FC Union Berlin. It was a season which started so promisingly, but fizzled out into disappointment: just one win their last twelve games saw Union Berlin limp to ninth place in their…

German Second Division Half-Season Review
12:20 Monday 6th January 2014

With the German teams putting their feet up for their winter break Will Brown reviews the first half of season in Budesliga 2. The German winter break is well underway at the moment, with games resuming in the Bundesliga on January 24th. Second…