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2015 FIFA Women's World Cup tournament favourites Germany will entertain Norway and debutants Côte d'Ivoire as well as Thailand in Group B.
Four years ago, Germany were dealt arguably the biggest shock of the Women's World Cup as they lost 1-0 to eventual champions Japan in the quarter-finals. It was a big blow to Silvia Neid's ladies as they were not only the hosts, but were heavy favourites to win what would have been their third straight title following wins at USA '03 and China '07.
Die Nationalelf, who are ranked no. 1 among... Read the rest of the article »
Not much has changed between the April 2015 FIFA Ranking and the May 2015 edition. Have a look at the Top 50 nations this month.
The biggest move by points was made by Russia (+47) while Suriname made the biggest move by ranks by going 14 points up. There is bad news for Montenegro who have suffered the biggest drop by points (-34) and Mauritania (9 places down).
There are no moves in and out of the Top 10 and FIFA has taken only three matches into account. Those were all friendlies:
- USA 2-0 Mexico
- Suriname... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid was the first team to win La Orejona in Germany. Bayern lost in a final against Chelsea in Munich.
In the 60-year history of the UEFA Champions League, the final has only been played in German territory five times, but never in Berlin. Stuttgart and Munich have hosted the most important club game in the calendar of the European competition. Berlin has hosted the Olympics, but "La Orejona" has never been awarded in the Olympic Stadium.
Out of the four teams remaining, only Bayern... Read the rest of the article »
From lack of money to lack of opportunities cause players to betray teams. 2 current Bayern players have played for Dortmund.
There have been players that have switched from Barcelona to Real Madrid and vice versa, the same thing happens between players of Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich. It is one of the most important games in the Bundesliga.
One of the most recent examples is Mario Gotze. The current Bayern player was with Dortmund from 2009 to 2013 after spending his early years with the youth academy. Then... Read the rest of the article »
Germany will travel to Georgia on March 29th for their UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying fixture. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Georgia vs Germany below.
They may have won the World Cup but they have not been able to continue winning. Germany, following the retirements of key figures such as Philipp Lahm and Miroslav Klose have struggled in Euro 2016 qualifying. Seven points from four matches to date in Group D and a spot behind Poland, although good enough for qualification, is definitely much less than the standard expected from Germany.
They... Read the rest of the article »
Borussia Dortmund's star took advantage of a great pass by Sami Khedira to put the World Champions ahead. The game ended with a 2-2 draw.
Marco Reus had a good game for Germany, despite the team's struggles after their World Cup Championship. Borussia Dortmund's wingman scored the first goal of the evening at Fritz-Walter Stadion after 17 minutes, but the German side was equalized before the first half ended, via a goal by James Troisi. After the break, the Socceroos took the lead with a free kick goal by Miles Jedinak, only to lose... Read the rest of the article »
Australia will travel to Germany on March 25th for an International Friendly fixture. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Germany vs Australia below.
For Germany, it is time to start fresh ahead of important upcoming UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying. Life after the World Cup has been hard for the Germans; they sit behind rivals Poland in their qualifying group on the same points as the Republic of Ireland and Scotland. A good friendly result against Australia might give them the boost needed to go ahead and do well in qualifying. As far as trust in... Read the rest of the article »
The 2010 World Champion left their spot among the top 10 ranked teams for the first time in eight years.
Following their shocking performance during the past World Cup, plus their shaky outings in the Euro 2016 Qualifiers, Spain was revealed to be out of FIFA's top ten for the first time in eight years. La Roja's spot was taken by the Italian National Team, which climbed two positions in the monthly rank.
Last month's leader Germany remains at the top of the list, followed by Argentina and Colombia.... Read the rest of the article »
Watch the 2014 FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony live on January 12, 2015. In addition to live online streaming links, LiveSoccerTV has live broadcast channels information for as many as 145 countries worldwide!
The judgement day to announce which of the three Ballon d’Or 2014 nominees – Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer and Cristiano Ronaldo – will be crowned the world’s best player has finally arrived.
If you are the goalkeeper and national team football type, you will go for Manuel Neuer. Last year, he powered Germany to World Cup glory and despite falling 5-0 on aggregate to Cristiano... Read the rest of the article »
The German midfielder will donate the entirety of the auction to a foundation, which remains the same since the game was played.
Perhaps one of a footballers most appreciated valuable is the one that made him accomplish something great. For German midfielder Mario Gotze, that kind of item can help others, and he is ready to part from them to do so.
Earlier today, Germany's hero in the last World Cup final, revealed today he will auction the shoe he wore during the game against Argentina, in which he eventually scored... Read the rest of the article »
Check out the November 2014 FIFA Rankings. See the world's Top 20 and the Top 5 of each zone. Where's your country placed?
Germany are still the world’s best while there are no move in or out of the FIFA Ranking’s Top 10. Spain and Portugal have moved up. Uruguay have gone down to 10th in the chart.
Outside the Top 10, there are more meaningful changes with Roy Hodgson’s England jumping seven places to rank 13th. Notable changes also include Algeria’s drop from 15th to 18th in the world... Read the rest of the article »
The German shot-stopper believes he is not given full credit for his actions, since most of the specialized press focuses on goals scored and assists.
German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer spoke during an interview about his chances to win the Ballon D'Or, even though his position on the pitch does not get international recognition. The 28-year old World Champion with Germany believes he can win the award, but some other players get more media attention for their antics off the pitch.
"I'm simply a goalkeeper, not a spokesman for a brand. I'm... Read the rest of the article »
Spain vs Germany live streaming info and TV listings are available here. Watch this blockbuster International Friendly match in your country online/on TV on November 18, 2014.
Spain stood in the way of everything. Spain stood in the way of domination. Spain stood in the way of dreams. Spain stood in the way of a European Championship trophy. Spain stood in the way of a World Cup Final in South Africa. But Spain had long gone home when Germany stood atop the World in July 2014. Suddenly, Spain turned around and looked up at Germany.
The Germans... Read the rest of the article »
Joachim Löw decided the goalkeeper did not have to return with his National team after their victory against Gibraltar with a 4-0 score.
Germany's goalkeeper and Ballon D'Or contender Manuel Neuer will not take part of his National Team's next match against Spain, after coming down with an injury to his knee during the Mannschaft's victory against Gibraltar on Friday.
The German Football Federation (DFB) informed via a press release the Bayern Munich shot stopper will not take part of the friendly match against Spain this Tuesday... Read the rest of the article »
The 54-year-old die Mannschaft boss claims his side "has not lived up to expectations and requirements" after the victory at Nurnberg, their first win since September
Despite Germany's 4-0 win over Gibraltar in Friday night's Euro 2016 qualifying clash, national team coach Joachim Low admits to being left “far from satisfied” by his side's performance.
Currently second-placed in Group D with seven points, the World Cup champions took an early lead through Thomas Muller after 12 minutes, who completed his brace 17 minutes later, before a Mario... Read the rest of the article »
Germany vs Gibraltar live streaming info and TV listings are available here. Watch this UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifying match in your country online/on TV, on November 14, 2014.
Third in their qualifying group, Germany has been anything but impressive following their World Cup victory in Brazil. Yet, their playing style has not changed. Germany's situation is not all too different from that of Borussia Dortmund. They have usually outplayed the opposition; however, they have given away a few opportunities on the counterattack and on setpieces which have come to haunt them.... Read the rest of the article »
The German midfielder has not played since the World Cup Final in Brazil after coming down with an injury to his left knee.
German champion Bayern Munich revealed that midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger completed his first training session after four months. "Schwenie" came down with an injury after this summer's World Cup, and has not played any official matches this season.
According to Bayern's website, Schweinsteiger practiced today with other former international players such as Franck Ribery, Philip... Read the rest of the article »
Reus will not play against Gibraltar and Spain after coming down with an injury in Borussia Dortmund's last Bundesliga match against Moenchengladbach
It seems Marco Reus' ankle will continue giving a hard time to him. After Sunday's match against Borussia Moenchengladbach, the German National team confirmed through a press release that the player will not be available for the team's games in this international break.
"Marco Reus will have to sit out the final two internationals of the year. The Germany international and Borussia... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea's striker has been the object of controversy between Jose Mourinho and Vicente del Bosque, so the Spanish manager decided to rest him in this International break.
After all the controversy surrounding his recent injuries, Spain's coach Vicente Del Bosque decided to rest Diego Costa for this International week, so Chelsea's striker can focus on playing with his team.
"We thought the best he can do is rest. He has been struggling with his groin injuries, and even though he wanted to be here, his health is an issue of major concern, so it's better for... Read the rest of the article »
The October 2014 FIFA World Ranking has been released. USA have been kicked out of the Top 20, Spain have suffered another blow and Portugal have surprisingly been promoted.
The FIFA World Ranking is perhaps the most hated chart in world football. However, as long as it affects the seeding ahead of tournament draws, fans continue to be concerned about it. The October 2014 edition of the ranking is not less controversial than last month’s.
The biggest talking point is the fall of reigning European champions Spain. They are now out of the continent’s top... Read the rest of the article »