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Germany
Jonas Hector rewarded for following Gigi Buffon's example
12:00 Thursday 9th May 2019

Loyalty brings its perks. Victory tastes best after the bitterest defeat. Following up a tragedy with a monumental win feels like a huge success. Jonas Hector is experiencing similar sweetness after attaining Bundesliga promotion…

International
Jogi Low making amends for Die Mannschaft collapse
08:00 Wednesday 27th March 2019

Recovery isn’t an easy process. Jogi Low began working his 12 steps after the World Cup debacle. At first it went smoothly. He admitted he was powerless over football’s changing nature, that the German squad who won the 2014 World…

Opinion
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen deserves Manuel Neuer's place in Germany's goal
13:00 Sunday 28th October 2018

Lionel Messi is widely considered Barcelona’s knight in shining armour. He is on the attacking front. When it comes to defensive work, Marc-Andre ter Stegen’s brilliance between the posts rescued many valuable points this season.…

World Cup
Nerves of steel? Can Germany prove their mental strength?
08:00 Saturday 23rd June 2018

Two thoughts dominate my mind regarding die Mannschaft. In the words of American politician Alan Grayson: When nobody is paying attention, anything is possible. And those of Gary Lineker In the end, the Germans always win. So what if it’s…

European Championships
Arsenal should look to Germany's Joachim Low to be Arsene Wenger's eventual replacement
17:00 Monday 11th July 2016

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has just one-year left on his deal ahead of the 2016/17 season. The London club are desperately seeking his natural successor to ensure Arsenal can continue their participation in the Champions League while remaining…

Opinion
Germany edge out Italy to progress to the Euro 2016 semi-finals
16:30 Monday 4th July 2016

Germany finally ended their winless run against Italy in major competitions with a nervy 6-5 win on penalties over the Italians. The Germans who last won the European championship  in 1996 came into this tournament looking to add the European…

Opinion
Why Germany's style may suit bogey team Italy ahead of their Euro 2016 quarter-final clash
17:13 Friday 1st July 2016

A lot has already been said about Italy's outstanding head-to-head record with Germany ahead of their weekend clash in the 2016 European Championships.

Opinion
Is Mario Gomez really good enough to lead Germany's attack in Euro 2016?
14:00 Friday 24th June 2016

Germany striker Mario Gomez got off the mark in the Eagles' 1-0 win against Northern Ireland and manager Joachim Low felt the veteran did his chances of retaining his place the world of good.