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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 »
Germany vs Republic of Ireland live streaming info and TV listings are available here. Watch this UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifying match in your country online/on TV, on October 14, 2014.
It is rare to see Germany sitting as low as fourth in a table of any kind, let alone a European Championship qualifying table. However, the defeat against Poland sees them sit behind the Polish, the Irish and the Scottish. The Germans did not play particularly poorly against Poland. They were the dominant side; they dominated possession and threatened Wojciech Szczesny's goal time and time again. Karim Bellarabi... Read the rest of the article »
Losing their 19-game unbeaten streak, this was also die Mannschaft's first loss in 33 qualifiers, a run that stretched back to 2007
European giants Germany were in for the shock of their lives when they traveled to the Narodowy Stadium to face Poland in a group D Euro 2016 qualifiers.
What appeared to be an easy encounter on paper, die Mannschaft were unable to find their rhythm and fell to an unbelievable 2-0 loss, their first defeat in 19 competitive matches.
This was the first ever win for Poland over Germany in... Read the rest of the article »
Poland vs Germany can be watched in live streaming online or on TV in multiple countries. Don’t miss this Euro 2016 qualifying match on October 11, 2014.
Germany, the champions of the World, have to prove their worth against Robert Lewandowski's Poland this week. Last week, the Bayern players paid a customary visit to the Oktoberfest. One might suspect that the main goal of the German players was to intoxicate fellow player Lewandowski. Lewandowski was only too keen to do the job himself; he seemed fairly confident that he would have a laugh or... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian Football Confederation wants to start fresh with their fans, hoping the reigning World Champion accept the meeting.
After their below average performance in the World Cup they hosted, Brazil's "Canarinha" wants to renew their fans' faith. And what better way to redeem themselves than having a friendly match against the squad that thrashed them at their home country. At least that's what CBF's president Jose Maria Marín thinks:
"We want to play a friendly match against Germany, so that... Read the rest of the article »
Roughly a week after the first international break during the 2014/15 club football season, FIFA has updated its Coca-Cola rankings.
Like James Rodriguez’s Colombia, Neymar's Brazil have jumped a spot above. The Colombians find themselves just behind world leaders Germany and second-best Argentina. Meanwhile, Spain have gone further down in eighth position despite smashing Macedonia recently.
For Mexico, the United States of America and Roy Hodgson’s England, the progress continues. They are 16th, 17th and 18th... Read the rest of the article »
The Selecao legend believes La Albiceleste's finals loss to Germany at the Maracana won't be the Barca ace's last shot at clinching football's greatest prize
Brazil legend Pele believes Argentine superstar Lionel Messi still has a shot at winning a World Cup title, despite the fact that the Blaugrana ace might be 31 years old when Russia host the tournament in 2018.
The Albiceleste captain, believed by many to be the greatest player to have graced the world of football, has seen the World Cup crown stand in the way of him completing his legendary... Read the rest of the article »
The West Brom attacker and the German midfielder were seen passing time during the Euro 2016 qualifier
While most people were left worried by the sight of Marco Reus down on the floor, clutching his ankle in pain deep into the second half, other were seen enjoying themselves, playing a quick game of rock, paper, scissors.
The culprits: James Morrison and Christoph Kramer. Play was halted as the 25-year-old Borussia Dortmund attacker received treatment, before being stretchered off, when the Scottish... Read the rest of the article »
Despite their win over Scotland, Germany will be very concerned about the condition of Dortmund star Marco Reus.
Certainly this was not something that German and Borussia Dortmund supporters wanted to see.
Fresh off recovering from an ankle injury that cost him a chance to feature in the World Cup, Dortmund's star attacker Marco Reus ended up on the losing end of a tangle with one of Scotland's defenders and had to be substituted out as a result.
Even more disconcerting is the fact that the incident... Read the rest of the article »
Germany has historically not done well after winning World Cups. They will have to bring back the focus and determination which led them to the World Cup trophy in qualifying.
Their return was greeted by respectful applause in Düsseldorf; four old members were honored. Per Mertesacker, former assistant coach Hansi Flick, Miroslav Klose and Philipp Lahm were presented with personalized letters of recognition, held within a frame. The former captain stood with a smile next to the highest scorer in German football history as did the tall defender. Argentina... Read the rest of the article »