Kit Holden writes on German Football for The Independent and Der Tagesspiegel. He is also a co-editor of online magazine Bundesliga Football UK.
03 January 2012 12:19 PM
With 2011 now over, followers of the Bundesliga are looking back on what has been a year full of scandal, surprise and soap opera.
20 December 2011 03:43 PM
Once Raul’s current contract runs out, Real Madrid’s two million euro a year contributions to his seven million a year salary will disappear.
13 December 2011 04:38 PM
Arsène Wenger, who has developed a taste for young German talent, must have given one of those familiar wry smiles over the breakfast table this morning.
24 November 2011 03:06 PM
It was billed as an “all or nothing” game for Borussia Dortmund. After the 2-1 away defeat to Arsenal on Wednesday evening, however, it was a dejected Mats Hummels who conceded that “the likelihood was always greater, that it would be nothing.”
20 November 2011 10:35 AM
After the resignation of president Wolfgang Overath earlier in the week, FC Köln would probably have been hoping for a weekend in which they could focus entirely on playing football. No one could have expected that, instead, the club would find itself embroiled in another, even bigger off field scandal.
16 November 2011 04:09 PM
On the back of a 2011 which has seen a near flawless Euro 2012 qualifying campaign, and concluded on Tuesday night with a 3-0 drubbing of the Netherlands, things are looking up for the German national team.
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