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Week 17: Bundesliga Round-up

December 5, 2011


In a mouth-watering weekend of action at the top of the table, Bayern returned to the summit with the other challengers dropping points. There were 28 goals, five score draws, as well as, wins for Hamburg, Schalke and Leverkusen. Here’s the best of the action from Germany in Week 17: Read the full article at […]

Champions League Round-up

October 20, 2011


This week’s Champions League fixtures brought a mixed bag of results for German clubs with the only victory coming from Bayer Leverkusen at the BayArena. FC Bayern slumped to a draw in Napoli, where as, Borussia Dortmund were thrashed by Greek cracks Olympiakos. Napoli 1-1 FC Bayern: Jupp Heynckes side rued their missed chances in […]

Bundesliga Round-up: Week Nine

October 17, 2011


Week nine from the German top-flight saw 22 goals and has had less 0-0 draws in 81 matches than this week’s action in Serie A. FC Bayern flexed their muscles at the top with Dortmund hot on their heels and Stuttgart just behind; Cologne move into the top-ten after a rapid turnaround under Stale Solbakken […]

Bundesliga Round-up: Week Eight

October 3, 2011


“In typical Bundesliga fashion, there were plenty of surprises in the eighth week of action with no team in the top three picking up a victory. It’s all nerves at the bottom with Kaiserslutern, Augsburg and Hamburg all losing; just four points separating eight teams in mid-table and impressive wins for Dortmund, Schalke and Hannover […]

Bundesliga Round-up: Week Seven

September 26, 2011


“Things are taking shape in the Bundesliga after week seven with nine matches providing 22 goals across the weekend.  FC Bayern extended their lead at the top; Dortmund scored a last-minute winner in Mainz; there were also wins for Schalke, Gladbach, Werder and Wolfsburg, as well as, Hamburg SV who secured their first three points […]

Bundesliga Round-Up: Week Four

August 29, 2011


“The Bundesliga is beginning to take shape after week four’s action, with the giants of German football pushing their way to the top of the table. In this week’s round-up, we have our first 0-0 draw in over 3,000 minutes of football plus wins for FC Bayern, Schalke and Werder Bremen, who are the new […]

Bundesliga Round Up: Week Three

August 24, 2011


“Week three in the German Bundesliga provided the usual ingredients which attracted over 250,000 to the matches – and those in Munich, Moenchengladbach, Mainz and Bremen enjoyed some excellent football and a barrel-load of goals. All three of the Bundesliga’s Champions League representatives won; Lucien Favre, Ralf Rangnick and Thomas Schaaf’s sides scored more than […]