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Bundesliga
Are SC Freiburg the newest Bundesliga dark horses?
18:01 Wednesday 18th September 2019

The Bundesliga has already served up pleasant surprises a month into the new season. Union Berlin introduced themselves in style at Borussia Dortmund’s expense while RB Leipzig sit atop the throne and Schalke are soaring under…

Bundesliga
Bundesliga two-horse race? RB Leipzig want to widen the field
17:00 Wednesday 28th August 2019

Who doesn’t love a brand new football club funded by a mega-rich energy drink corporation? Most people as it turns out. There was a significant uproar when RB Leipzig formed in 2009. The furore only grew bigger as they progressed…

Premier League
Joelinton: Can Newcastle's latest Bundesliga experiment replace Rondon? 
12:00 Thursday 1st August 2019

For the second successive summer, Newcastle United turned to the Bundesliga to solve their scoring puzzle. This time, the situation is more complex. The club's record was smashed on little-known Joelinton to replace the Chinese…

Germany
Ademola Lookman on the high-road to redemption at RB Leipzig
15:00 Saturday 27th July 2019

Well, another one bites the dust. In Ademola Lookman’s case, that may well be a good thing. The 21-year-old becomes the latest English youngster to move to the lucrative Bundesliga in the hunt for a major breakthrough.…

Germany
What will Kerem Demirbay offer as Bayer Leverkusen’s record signing?
17:00 Thursday 25th July 2019

Bayer Leverkusen agreed on a deal for Karem Demirbay before this transfer window opened, paying a club record £28.8 million to take Hoffenheim’s central midfielder. Die Werkself fans are eager to witness what he has to give in 2019/20. …

Germany
Has RB Leipzig's success this season gone unnoticed?
17:00 Monday 6th May 2019

A surprise 3-0 loss away at Freiburg adds to defeats against Wolfsburg, and title contenders Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich as RB Leipzig’s only league defeats this season. It’s not surprising then that Die Bullen sit comfortably…

Bundesliga
Inexperience at the back risking BVB's title run
14:00 Sunday 24th February 2019

2019 hasn’t turned out as the fortuitous year Borussia Dortmund thought it would be. Heading into the Bundesliga winter break with a six-point gap over second-placed Bayern Munich, confidence was oozing off the Dortmund camp. However,…

Bundesliga
Will Hoffenheim prove why they're becoming one of Germany's top sides?
10:30 Saturday 10th November 2018

In a league deemed weak at the top but otherwise competitive, Julian Nagelsmann's Hoffenheim have an opportunity to establish themselves as one of the Bundesliga's top sides.  Huub Stevens led the club to a poor start during…

Transfers
Hoffenheim a bold but valuable move for Arsenal's Reiss Nelson
08:00 Tuesday 4th September 2018

Reiss Nelson completed a season-long loan move to Hoffenheim four days ago. Given the ever-increasing trend of talented English youngsters heading abroad, this deal is more promising than most. Nelson, 18, has been heralded as Arsenal's…

Bundesliga
Bundesliga Preview: Can anyone catch Bayern Munich?
08:00 Friday 24th August 2018

If Bayern Munich is a sprinter, they’d probably be Usain Bolt. As it is almost useless competing with Bolt in a race, so it is with the Bavarians in the Bundesliga. Yet every season, German clubs line up hoping to be that Justin Gatlin. …

Germany
Julian Nagelsmann made bad career decision to join RB Leipzig
15:00 Tuesday 26th June 2018

There have been a few shocks at the World Cup in Russia. Mexico crashing Germany's welcome party and Die Mannschaft stealing from Sweden both stand out. Meanwhile, back home in Deutschland, a silent spark occurred. Julian Nagelsmann ditched…

Germany
How Serge Gnabry is proving Arsene Wenger wrong in Germany
09:30 Tuesday 10th April 2018

Arsenal had the opportunity to renew Serge Gnabry one season after bundling him off to Werder Bremen. Arsene Wenger had other priorities. When squeezed about the German's potential return last summer, he replied: “No, we do not re-sign…

Germany
Introducing Sandro Wagner, Bayern Munich's newest recruit
11:00 Friday 22nd December 2017

On Thursday, Bayern Munich announced the homecoming of Hoffenheim striker Sandro Wagner on a contract that will run until June 2020. "A Germany international is joining FC Bayern in the form of Sandro Wagner," Sporting Director…

Germany
The Bundesliga wrap up - Stalemate in the Revierderby
13:28 Monday 3rd April 2017

A fantastic weekend for Hoffenheim and Robert Lewandowski. Goal fans were certainly not disappointed on Match Day 26 with 35 over 9 games! Mark Dannell has the report. Hertha BSC vs TSG 1899 Hoffenheim – 1:3

Premier League
Gylfi Sigurdsson: Why Swansea’s Icelandic star deserves more appreciation
13:15 Monday 20th February 2017

With Paul Clement's Swansea battling to remain in the Premier League, their chances with Gylfi Sigurdsson regularly in their side mean they already have an advantage over others battling to beat the drop. When the midfielder first graced the…