German Football

The Working Man's Game? Not Anymore

Alex Wood | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Wood

Football is too expensive - regardless of how you watch it. You'll struggle to find a fan in the whole of the UK that doesn't agree. The BBC have just commissioned their yearly "cost of football survey" and the results are hardly surprising.

Player Focus: Goretzka Easing Schalke's Concerns of Life Without Draxler

Martin Laurence | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Sport
Martin Laurence

Last summer Lewis Holtby's departure from Schalke was softened by the fact that the club had a number of emerging youngsters to take his place. Julian Draxler was at the front of the queue, though he had broken into the first team some time before, but now the club may well be gearing up for life without their latest prized asset.

Ricardo Rodriquez Emerging as Europe's Best Left-Back

Ben McAleer | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

World class left-backs are a rarity in the modern game. Roberto Carlos set a benchmark for the marauding full-back during his playing career but other than Ashley Cole in his prime, it's difficult to pinpoint a standout player in the position. In the Bundesliga however, two have been winning the adulation of the neutral - David Alaba andRicardo Rodríguez.

Dortmund Fans To Boycott Cup Game Over €45 Tickets

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Sport

Borussia Dortmund fans have announced they will boycott their DFB-Pokal cup first round match at SV Wilhelmshaven over the cost of seated tickets. ...

'I Left For Sporting Reasons'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Götze has repeated his claim he left Borussia Dortmund to join Bayern Munich for "sporting reasons". The Germany playmaker's decision to lea...

Wilkommen Pep!

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Sport

Pep Guardiola spoke of his "honour" at joining "one of the biggest clubs in the world" after being officially unveiled as Bayern Munich's new head coa...

GALLERY: Jürgen Klopp Hugging People (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Sport

Jürgen Klopp loves a hug in moments of happiness or sadness. When Shinji Kagawa was leaving Borussia Dortmund for Manchester United, the hug outlaste...

'He Now Plays 20 Minutes At United - On The Left Wing!'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Sport

Borussia Dortmund coach Jürgen Klopp says Shinji Kagawa's peripheral role at Manchester United brings tears to his eyes. Klopp brought Kagawa to E...

'I'm P****d Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Sport

Muslim Franck Ribéry was left "p****d off" after Bayern Munich teammates ignored pleas to soak him with beer during the Bundesliga champions' title c...

A Fab Four

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Sport

Robert Lewandowski produced one of the great individual Champions League displays as he scored four in Borussia Dortmund's 4-1 demolition of Real Madr...

Götze Set To Join Bayern Munich In €37m Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Sport

One of the biggest football transfers of the year has already been completed after Borussia Dortmund confirmed playmaker Mario Götze will join Bayern...

In His Place

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK Sport

As if Arjen Robben didn't have enough to fear about Pep Guardiola arriving at Bayern Munich and instructing him to pass the ball, he will now have to ...

Pep Snubs The Prem To Join Bayern

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Sport

Pep Guardiola will become the new Bayern Munich manager in July on a three-year contract, the club has confirmed. Guardiola appeared to hint he wou...

PICTURES: Ballack Retires, But What Was His Greatest Achievement?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Sport

Michael Ballack, the former Bayern Munich and Chelsea midfielder, has announced his retirement aged 36. Ballack, whose birthday was six days ago, w...

WATCH: German Man Disses American 'Football'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Comedy

It's fair to say that an awful lot of Europeans find American football quite... amusing. What with its huge, padded players and its lack of actually k...

WATCH: Football Fans Show Their Team Where The Goal Is

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Some of you may have seen this YouTube video clip of desperate football fans taking matters into their own hands earlier in the year. But as the new s...