Monthly Archives: October 2012

Babbel in trouble as Hoff stumble

Markus Babbel’s problems resembled the Tower of Babel last week so the Hoffenheim coach must have been grateful for a home banker against rock bottom Greuther Fürth at the weekend. With one of his best players in coma, Babbel needed … Continue reading

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Revier Derby – Dortmund v Schalke Derby

1997  was a memorable year for football fans in the Ruhr Region, the industrial heartland of Germany. Borussia Dortmund won the Champions League while neighbours and rivals Schalke 04 lifted the Uefa Cup.  This was tough for Schalke because their … Continue reading

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Critics silenced by Fink Tank

Everyone has been to bad Saturday night parties but Hamburg bosses must have feared the mother of all damp squibs before the club celebrated its 125th birthday last month. More than 12 000 guests were invited to a star-studded gala, … Continue reading

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Magath the Maverick

Everybody knows the legend of the Pied Piper, the mystery man who rid the town of Hamelin of an infestation of rats in the Middle Ages. But after the citizens refused to pay him, the Pied Piper took his revenge … Continue reading

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Magath the Maverick

Everybody knows the legend of the Pied Piper, the mystery man who rid the town of Hamelin of an infestation of rats in the Middle Ages. But after the citizens refused to pay him, the Pied Piper took his revenge … Continue reading

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Magath the Maverick

 Magath the Maverick  Everybody knows the legend of the Pied Piper, the mystery man who rid the town of Hamelin of an infestation of rats in the Middle Ages.  But after the citizens refused to pay him, the Pied Piper took his … Continue reading

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