Opinion

The burden of pre-season tours and international “competitions”

Totalling 13 hours and over 4,200 miles, Borussia Dortmund’s journey to Chicago to face Manchester City in the International Champions Cup raises questions as...
Opinion

Is the Leipzig Managerial Model Right for Other German Clubs?

When is a manager not a manager? Or, more accurately, how many managers does it take to manage RB Leipzig? The jokes almost write...
Opinion

Andriy Yarmolenko: A hole that needs filling or a flood that’s been leaked?

Those that saw West Ham's latest video of Andriy Yarmolenko's so-called 'best moments' in his debut match against Wycombe Wanderers would have been left...
Player Analysis of Abdou Diallo at Borussia Dortmund

Abdou Diallo

As international football took centre stage over the summer, Dortmund took the time out to invest in a few young prospects (which we’ll be...
Witsel to Dortmund

A Sale, A Steal and a Swap Still To Come For Busy Dortmund This...

It has been a typically busy summer for Borussia Dortmund, with players seeming to arrive or depart in droves. However, it could be argued...
Opinion

Classy Kimmich developing into a massive star of German football

Two Bundesliga representatives were named in the Squad of the Season for players who had featured in the Champions League.While Bayern Munich were knocked...
Opinion

Mario Gotze and the Helter Skelter journey out of the World Cup squad

"Here's Gotze. It's Mario Gotze, it's Super Mario, he may have just won the World Cup for Germany."Everyone remembers where they were when they...
The Enthusiast

The Enthusiast end of season special: The up’s and the down’s

It's fair to say that most of us will be glad to see the back of 2017/18. A season that began with so much...
Opinion

Early summer transfer spending shows how proactive the Bundesliga is

Early summer transfer spending shows how proactive the Bundesliga is With the Bundesliga season only finishing just over a week ago, there have already been...
Opinion

Should One Match Decide A Manager’s Fate?

Across the pond from Germany, Manchester United and Chelsea prepare for the Consolation Cup, i.e., the FA Cup Final this weekend. Both clubs are...