Arhive etichetă: Germany

Chain of curses for the Wunderteam

It is said, that the first ever football team to practice total football was the Austrian national squad from the ’30. Not Ajax from the ’70, Milan from the ’90 or Barcelona from current days! No, Austria was it. All … Continuă lectura

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Football, a German religion!

We all are stunned about Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich’s performance to reach the UEFA Champions’ League final. The first 100 percent German final in this competition and the second clash between two clubs from this country in a dispute … Continuă lectura

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The other Jupp Heynckes

Bayern Munich crushed FC Barcelona, 4-0, in the first leg of this year UEFA Champions’ League semi-final and one man stands behind this success, the coach Jupp Heynckes. Of course, he has brilliant players like Gomez, Mandzukic, Muller, Lahm, Schweinsteiger, … Continuă lectura

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Before them there was Lars

Borussia Dortmund made an impressive first league Champions’ League semifinal against Real Madrid by winning 4-1 with four goals from Lewandovski. They will probably qualify for the final, like they did before in 1997, when they played against Juventus Turin, … Continuă lectura

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Special ability: playing football!

If you heard about many huge football players who, in their career, occupied with great success many position on the playing field, surely none resembles to the one of Paul Breitner. The German which scored in two World Cup finals, … Continuă lectura

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A dedicated player and an incredible record

We discussed before about the rare quality of being a one club man. Karl-Heinz Körbel is such a case, because all his career consumed only in Germany, at Eintracht Frankfurt. Born on 1st of December 1954 at Dossenheim, near Heidelberg, … Continuă lectura

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Football doesn’t have cultural borders!

When we talk about football globalization, we surely must bring in discussion some situation of players that have multiple origins, culturally speaking. And no, now we won’t talk about the French footballers who have African or American ancestors, like Zidane, … Continuă lectura

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