1. Too Early for Crisis Talk but Borussia Dortmund Need More from Thomas Tuchel

    A few weeks ago, one sensed, it could have been a walkover, regardless of cliches about derbies not respecting status or form...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 1 month ago 1,686 reads 3 comments

  2. Breaking Down the Importance of New Deals for Robben, Ribery and Lewandowski

    Robert Lewandowski, Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben have been synonymous with the overwhelming, almost obscene success of Bayern Munich in recent times...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 1 month ago 2,993 reads 8 comments

  3. Ancelotti's Golden-Oldie Philosophy Keeps Bayern Munich Purring

    Bayern 's 3-1 victory over Augsburg in the Bundesliga on Saturday may not have raised many eyebrows: Robert Lewandowski got back to scoring ways after a five-game drought, but ...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 1 month ago 2,158 reads 9 comments

  4. Borussia Dortmund Drop More Points in Revierderby but See Light at End of Tunnel

    In a way, it is fitting that one of football's oldest cliches best describes the 149th edition of the Reviederby between arch-rivals Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 on Matchday 9 of the 2016/17 Bundesliga season on Saturday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 2,387 reads 12 comments

  5. Revisiting Greatest Memories of Recent Revierderby History for Borussia Dortmund

    It's the mother of all derbies in German football. Saturday's Matchday 9 of the 2016/17 Bundesliga season brings the 149th edition of the Revierderby between local rivals Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 783 reads 9 comments

  6. Bayern Munich's Coman Conundrum: What to Do with Kingsley?

    You have to wonder what was going through Kingsley Coman 's mind when Renato Sanches, his Bayern Munich team-mate, was this week named 2016's Golden Boy—the award given to Europe's outstanding under-21 player...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 1 month ago 3,790 reads 12 comments

  7. Roman Weidenfeller the Hero as Borussia Dortmund Escape Union Berlin Disaster

    Life as a back-up goalkeeper can be tough. Having to function when you are so rarely called upon takes a strong mentality. That is especially true for someone like Roman Weidenfeller, who spent most of his career as a clear-cut first-choice 'keeper...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 1,057 reads 3 comments

  8. 5 Lessons from Bayern Munich's Win over Augsburg

    You may think there is not much to be learned from a midweek, early-round DFB-Pokal game other than there are a lot of teams that have chosen green—fluorescent in FC Augsburg's case—as the colour for their away kits...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 1 month ago 1,810 reads 5 comments

  9. Inconsistent Borussia Dortmund to Pick Up Momentum in Cup Tilt with Union Berlin

    There is no way around it. At the moment, Borussia Dortmund are stumbling through the 2016/17 season...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 1,426 reads 4 comments

  10. Thomas Tuchel Being Tracked by Real Madrid, Says Dortmund's Hans-Joachim Watzke

    Real Madrid are keeping tabs on Borussia Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel, according to the Bundesliga club's chief executive , Hans-Joachim Watzke...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 month ago 3,184 reads 16 comments

  11. Champions League and Bundesliga Wins Suggest the Old Bayern Are Back...for Now

    It takes a lot to rile Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. The former Bayern Munich striker-turned-club chairman is usually only seen smiling as he insists unconvincingly his team will face "a ...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 1 month ago 1,173 reads 8 comments

  12. Christian Pulisic Saves Shambolic Borussia Dortmund a Point vs. Ingolstadt

    One can say many things about Borussia Dortmund at this stage of the 2016/17 campaign. The Black and Yellows are incredibly inconsistent, for starters...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 9,461 reads 22 comments

  13. Borussia Dortmund Fans Not Ready to Readjust Bundesliga Expectations Just Yet

    Seven matchdays into the 2016/17 Bundesliga season, Borussia Dortmund are fifth in the table. "Only fifth," many will say, a superb maiden campaign under head coach Thomas Tuchel fresh on their minds...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 1,724 reads 7 comments

  14. Julian Weigl Masterclass Lifts Spirited Borussia Dortmund Past Sporting CP

    Borussia Dortmund held on for a massive win in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday evening, beating Sporting CP 2-1 away from home to keep a hold of the top spot in Group F...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 3,223 reads 11 comments

  15. Razor-Thin Borussia Dortmund Likely Have to Experiment in Big Spot vs. Sporting

    When Borussia Dortmund left-back Marcel Schmelzer exited the pitch in the 71st minute of Friday's Bundesliga match against Hertha BSC , the team captain joined a long list of injured players...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 2,828 reads 16 comments

  16. Ousman Manneh Scores Werder Bremen Winner After Leaving Gambia as Refugee

    Werder Bremen striker Ousman Manneh hailed " the greatest moment of my life" after he netted the winning goal in a 2-1 Bundesliga victory over Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday, just two years on from his move to Germany from Gambia as a refugee...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 month ago 4,504 reads 2 comments

  17. Young Borussia Dortmund Team Let Down by Senior Players in Hertha Berlin Draw

    On the surface, a 1-1 draw against the Bundesliga's second-placed team is not too bad a result for Borussia Dortmund , even at home. When Hertha BSC are that second-placed team, however, things get murky...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 7,651 reads 17 comments

  18. Analysing Mario Gotze's Early Season Form for Borussia Dortmund

    It wouldn't be too surprising if Borussia Dortmund head coach Thomas Tuchel was a bit nervous while watching Germany play Northern Ireland on Tuesday evening...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 6,130 reads 9 comments

  19. Is Bayern Munich's Niklas Dorsch the Next Toni Kroos or the Next Schweinsteiger?

    It’s arguable there is no more stable outfield position in Bayern Munich’s team right now than central midfield...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 5,705 reads 5 comments

  20. Will This Be the Last Season of Nuri Sahin, Shinji Kagawa at Borussia Dortmund?

    Before the 2016/17 season started for Borussia Dortmund , it was obvious to many that there would be a few cases of hardship within the Black and Yellows' squad...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 4,003 reads 14 comments

  21. 3 Areas for Borussia Dortmund to Improve After October International Break

    Generally speaking, Borussia Dortmund are where most expected them to be at this early stage of the 2016/17 season...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 3,647 reads 17 comments

  22. Why Are Borussia Dortmund so Popular Among International Football Fans?

    Borussia Dortmund 's renaissance after almost going bankrupt in 2005 is a well-told success story. Winning two Bundesliga championships and a DFB-Pokal under head coach Jurgen ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 9,761 reads 23 comments

  23. Hertha Berlin Are Giving Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund Something to Fear

    Hertha Berlin have made an excellent start to the Bundesliga season. In the video above, we look at the areas in which they're exceeding the big guns of German football...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 1,903 reads 2 comments

  24. Borussia Dortmund's 5 Greatest Germany Internationals of All Time

    International breaks can be a tough time for fans of Borussia Dortmund . Their relationship with the Germany national team has been tense for years, as they feel as though head ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 2,361 reads 10 comments

  25. 3 Possible Replacements Should Borussia Dortmund Sell Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

    Preparedness is an essential quality when it comes to a club's actions in the transfer market. It's why scouting departments play such a crucial role these days...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 4,946 reads 16 comments