German football is a hot subject right now.
Everyone is claiming to be a Bundesliga fan for years when in reality they probably only started watching it after Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich thumped Real Madrid and Barcelona, respectively.
For those of you who are still a bit dim on German football, here are a few stars you should probably get to know. Being aware of a few of these names will make you sound like a true fußball aficionado.
Because Dortmund and Munich are quite popular teams right now, their players have been left off.