Kit Holden writes on German Football for The Independent and Der Tagesspiegel. He is also a co-editor of online magazine Bundesliga Football UK.
11 October 2013 04:12 PM
Kießling is the in-form striker in the Bundesliga, but despite injuries, isn't given a chance
Bayern Munich can wait for Robert Lewandowski - the Champions League holders are beginning to click under Pep Guardiola
27 September 2013 01:55 PM
With a reinvented style of tika-taka an unexpected star is emerging under the former Barcelona manager
Sorcerer's apprentice takes magical mystery tour to north London: Mesut Ozil's supreme talents will enchant Arsenal
08 September 2013 12:00 AM
It was a classic Mesut Ozil pass. He held the ball for just enough time to draw the defenders towards him and free up the space for Marco Reus to burst into the box, before gently and perfectly slipping the ball through to give the Dortmund forward what should have been an easy finish. Had Reus been having a better first half it would have been 1-0, and Ozil would have had his 28th assist in a Germany shirt.
05 September 2013 08:00 AM
The midfielder's decision to leave Real Madrid had much to do with his international ambitions ahead of the World Cup
Bayern Munich v Chelsea preview: European Super Cup provides latest chapter in rivalry - not least between Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola
29 August 2013 12:55 PM
The Blues may be playing their German opponents at just the right time
13 August 2013 01:50 PM
The Brazilian can fill the gap left by Alex Song and has qualities which Arsène Wenger will welcome with open arms
09 August 2013 10:26 AM
On the eve on the new Bundesliga season, German sport is once again under intense scrutiny over its use of drugs after latest investigation exposes West Germany
31 July 2013 04:25 PM
The president of the Champions League holders is fighting the authorities to avoid a prison sentence for unpaid taxes
Comment: If Manchester United forward Shinji Kagawa is to return to Borussia Dortmund - the time is now
22 July 2013 03:40 PM
The Japan international has spoken of a desire to return to his former club 'one day'
Thiago Alcantara unlikely to improve first-team chances at Bayern Munich, but his arrival could threaten Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery
12 July 2013 11:57 AM
The Barcelona midfielder is understood to favour a move to the Bundesliga over a switch to Manchester United
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
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- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan