Category Archives: German Football

Der Klassiker- Can Dortmund stop Hansi Flick’s men?

Borussia Dortmund will be looking to make it five wins in succession when they take on leaders Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena this weekend.

New coach Edin Terzic has engineered a turnaround of sorts for BVB, who come into this game having beaten Sevilla in the Champions League, Borussia Monchengladbach in the DfB Pokal and Schalke and Bielefeld in the league. Dortmund are three behind Eintracht Frankfurt, who currently hold the last CL qualification spot. Continue reading Der Klassiker- Can Dortmund stop Hansi Flick’s men?

Bayern-Cologne 5:1 Player Ratings February 2021 | Gnabry, Lewandowski and Goretzka shine

A look at the player ratings from the Bild newspaper as Bayern hammered Koln 5:1 over the weekend. The best ratings were reserved for Leon Goretzka, who set up THREE goals for this team mates, and striker Robert Lewandowski, who found the back of the net twice.

For Koln, Skhiri the only player to get a decent rating (3)- he was also the scorer of their only goal.

Bayern 5-1 Cologne Player Ratings 2021 (1)

No German team in Europa League Round of 16 2021 | Leverkusen & Hoffenheim knocked out in Round of 32

There will be no German team in the Europa League Round of 16 for the 2020/21 season after both Bayer Leverkusen and TSG Hoffenheim crashed out of the competition on Thursday night.

When the draw was made, both Bayer and TSG had winnable ties against Young Boys and Molde respectively. Leverkusen were beaten 2-0 at the Bay Arena, thus giving Young Boys a 6-3 aggregate win after the first leg had ended 4-3 in favour of the Swiss side.

Hoffenheim dominated, but had nothing to show for it in terms of goals and went down 2-0 at home (and 3-5 on aggregate)

EL 1

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