Can Löw go out on a high?

Joachim Löw’s announcement that he will step down as Germany manager after the European Championship hardly came as a surprise. … More

The A-Team

Now that league titles have become a mandatory requirement at Bayern Munich, Robert Lewandowski has turned his attention to breaking … More

The Angel of Gelsenkirchen

In the closing minutes of Schalke’s pre-season friendly against Qatari club Al Sadd, a 13-year-old boy held up the fourth … More

The case for RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig are unloved for a good reason, but they deserve respect for trusting young players, promoting exciting managers and … More

Where do we go from here?

There was a sense of inevitability when Virgil van Dijk volleyed home a last-minute equaliser on Monday night. The Netherlands, … More

End of an era?

Arjen Robben and Franck Ribéry joined Bayern Munich while on different career trajectories. Robben was only 25 when fellow Dutchman … More

Servus, Philipp

It’s 18:06 on Friday 20 June 2006 and 66,000 people, mostly clad in Germany colours, have packed into Munich’s shiny … More