Monthly Archives: April 2012

Hoeness wants to make Chelsea pay

”Meine Herren,” exclaimed Uli Hoeness at Bayern Munich’s General Assembly on 1 December 2010.   ”The 2012 Champions League final will be at the Allianz Arena and we must be there at all costs.” Costs there certainly were, but the Bavarians … Continue reading

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Freiburg Streich back

Bundesliga relegation candidates in the 2012-13 campaign may be falling over themselves to ensure they’re bottom of the table come next Christmas after what Christian Streich’s Freiburg have done this season. It’s getting to be a familiar scenario – the … Continue reading

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The rise and rise of Robert Lewandowski

Mario Gomez and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar both have more goals and bigger reputations, but Robert Lewandowski showed against Bayern Munich on Wednesday  – and will likely show at EURO 2012 – he deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as … Continue reading

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Dortmund lick wounds after ”mad” match

When is a draw a defeat? That’s a conundrum for Juergen Klopp, who saw his Borussia Dortmund team draw 4-4 with Stuttgart in the Bundesliga match of the season on Friday. The end-to-end thriller was significant not only for the … Continue reading

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