1. 10 Things to Watch in Bayern Munich's Pre-Season

    The World Cup is barely a thing of the past, but preparations for the 2014-15 club-football season are already underway...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 14 hours ago 2,701 reads 12 comments

  2. Bayern Munich Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of July 21

    Bayern Munich's Bundesliga opener against Wolfsburg is approximately one month away, and the German giants are currently well into their preparations for the upcoming season...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 1 day ago 4,572 reads 7 comments

  3. Bayern Munich Squad Planning Suggests Identity Crisis

    When Bayern Munich confirmed the signing of Pep Guardiola as head coach in January of 2013, the ex-Barcelona trainer was expected to take his team to the next level...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 1 day ago 21,681 reads 178 comments

  4. Ranking Joachim Low Amongst All-Time Germany Bosses

    Germany can sew a fourth star above the crest on their uniforms thanks to Sunday's 1-0 victory over Argentina in the World Cup final...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 days ago 4,119 reads 13 comments

  5. Predicting Germany's 2018 World Cup Squad

    The 2014 World Cup has come to a close and finally, after 24 years, Germany are world champions. Joachim Low's eight-year tenure as the Mannschaft's head coach has finally come to ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 days ago 4,916 reads 17 comments

  6. Bayern Munich Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of July 14

    With the World Cup finally having come to a close on Sunday and the 2014-15 club season still weeks away, silly season is in full gear...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 days ago 9,615 reads 18 comments

  7. Charting the Rise and Rise of Germany World Cup Hero Mario Gotze

    When Mario Gotze was chosen to start for Germany in their World Cup opener against Portugal, it came as a surprise to many...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 days ago 6,037 reads 18 comments

  8. How Germany's Last Golden Generation Has Given Way to 'Talent Without End'

    It's over. It's finally over. Germany's drought of 18 years without a major international trophy and 24 without a World Cup ended at long last on Sunday, as Joachim Low's Nationalmannschaft won a classic against Argentina in extra time...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 9 days ago 26,527 reads 90 comments

  9. Which Germany Star Will Be the Matthaus to Messi's Maradona?

    History has a tendency to repeat itself in football. In 1986, West Germany and Argentina met for the first time in the World Cup final. The Albiceleste, led by Diego Maradona, beat Lothar Matthaus' Nationalmannschaft 3-2...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 11 days ago 3,414 reads 10 comments

  10. Why Sunday May Be Lahm and Schweinsteiger's Last Chance for World Cup Glory

    When Germany finished third at the 2006 World Cup, it was considered a huge achievement, one that revealed the promise the Nationalmannschaft had in a young generation of stars including ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 12 days ago 8,435 reads 30 comments

  11. Assessing Joachim Low's Options If Mats Hummels Is Not Fit for World Cup Final

    Germany's 7-1 victory over Brazil in Tuesday's World Cup semifinal was a historic, emphatic result that could not have come at a better time...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 12 days ago 5,665 reads 9 comments

  12. Germany vs Argentina: Which Team Is More Exhausted Ahead of the World Cup Final?

    The World Cup is not only a test of skill but also of physical and mental fitness. Athletes are put under enormous pressure as they play in front of billions...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 12 days ago 7,092 reads 20 comments

  13. Charting Germany's World Cup History with Argentina

    Argentina booked their place in the 2014 World Cup final on Wednesday, edging the Netherlands in the penalty shootout after 120 scoreless minutes. Their opponents in Sunday's historic clash will be Germany, who hammered Brazil 7-1 on Tuesday...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 13 days ago 13,842 reads 11 comments

  14. Ranking Germany's 10 Greatest Blow-Outs

    Germany's 7-1 rout of Brazil on Tuesday was one of the most shocking football results in World Cup history...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 13 days ago 2,588 reads 4 comments

  15. Germany Justify Joachim Low's Decision-Making in Stunning Win Over Brazil

    During Joachim Low's eight-year tenure as head coach, Germany have won games in every manner. On Tuesday, Die Nationalmannschaft reached a new level...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 14 days ago 64,849 reads 277 comments

  16. Why Brazil, Even Without Neymar, Are Germany's Toughest Opponents Yet

    Fate has had a complicated way of affecting the German national team at the 2014 World Cup. When the draw was announced, the path to the title looked extremely difficult: a group ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 16 days ago 26,643 reads 153 comments

  17. The Top 10 German Talents to Watch for at the 2018 World Cup

    The 2014 World Cup may be the last chance for some of the Mannschaft's current stars to become world champions. Miroslav Klose is 36 years old, Philipp Lahm turns 31 in November, Bastian Schweinsteiger 30 in August and Per Mertesacker 30 in September..

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 17 days ago 4,371 reads 23 comments

  18. Why Manuel Neuer Is Natural Heir to Philipp Lahm as Bayern and Germany Captain

    Real leadership is hard to come by in football. There are many good teams with talent abounding, but what separates them from the best is that the truly great teams all have leadership...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 17 days ago 5,119 reads 12 comments

  19. Just as Important for Germany as Thomas Mueller: Mats Hummels Comes of Age

    There's a commonly held opinion circulating the Internet that Thomas Mueller is single-handedly dragging Germany through the World Cup. And indeed, the Bayern Munich man is having a tremendous tournament...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 18 days ago 9,960 reads 39 comments

  20. Joachim Low and Germany Find a Way to Win Ugly Against France

    The great Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu once wrote: "The flame that burns twice as bright burns half as long...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 18 days ago 4,082 reads 11 comments

  21. Arturo Vidal Signing Vital for Bayern Munich with Toni Kroos Set for Real Madrid

    Toni Kroos' long and drawn-out transfer saga is nearing its end, it seems, with Real Madrid apparently having secured the player's transfer from Bayern Munich...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 19 days ago 18,465 reads 82 comments

  22. Picking a Combined France vs. Germany 2014 World Cup XI

    Germany meet France in the World Cup quarterfinal on Friday, a clash between two of the leading candidates to win the tournament...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 21 days ago 3,978 reads 10 comments

  23. Why Real Madrid Move Makes Sense for Bayern Munich Star Toni Kroos

    Bayern Munich and Real Madrid are in advanced negotiations over a transfer of Toni Kroos , who has accepted a contract offer from the Champions League holders, according to a report by Marca ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 22 days ago 8,373 reads 73 comments

  24. Algeria Expose Germany's Achilles' Heel: A Lack of Athleticism

    Fitness was a real concern for Germany heading into the World Cup, with injuries to Marco Reus, Ilkay Gundogan, Sven and Lars Bender, Mario Gomez and just about every full-back option, leaving Joachim Low with a decimated squad...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 22 days ago 32,316 reads 189 comments

  25. Why Germany Must Be Careful Not to Underestimate Sofiane Feghouli and Algeria

    Compared to Brazil's meeting with Chile, Germany's pairing with Algeria in the World Cup round of 16 may look like a cakewalk for the Group G winners...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 23 days ago 3,880 reads 8 comments