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Olympique Marseille – Straight to the disaster


Marseille is one big construction site. The whole city is being kind of renovated and so is the Stade Vélodrome, one of the most atmospheric stadiums in France and Olympique … Continue reading

June 4, 2012 · 2 Comments

Punch-and-Judy Show At Its Best


Augsburg, a city in Bavaria known for, among other things, its “Augsburger Puppenkiste” (puppet theater), has gone through a real Punch-and-Judy show during the last few days. Despite staying in … Continue reading

May 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Quel Suspense!


In the Premier League, the arch rivals from Manchester, City and United will play the probably title-deciding match on Monday, 30th of April. The Citizens have to win to level … Continue reading

April 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Resurrected Legend


His arrival in 2010 was surprising and beautiful. Not only for his new club but also for a whole league. As he told the media yesterday to leave in the … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

Death or Gladioli – Preview of BVB vs FCB


Louis van Gaal, Bayern’s former manager and, in my opinion, the best manager they have ever had, used to say “Death or Gladioli” before the crucial games of the season. … Continue reading

April 10, 2012 · 3 Comments

La Dramatique – Review of PSG vs OM


Whole France had been waiting for that match for weeks. Paris Saint-Germain against Olympique Marseille, also known as “Le Classique”, has been fascinating and polarizing the hexagon since forever. Supporters … Continue reading

April 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Le Petit Prince


Tomorrow when Arsenal London and Manchester City are facing each other in the top match of the Premier League in the Emirates Stadium, all eyes will be focussed on Samir … Continue reading

April 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Conte’s Hammer


Second in the Serie A, only 2 points behind the “Rossoneri” from Milan sound pretty good. Usually, Juve’s ambitions actually are to win the “Scudetto”, or to reach at least … Continue reading

April 4, 2012 · 33 Comments

Quo vadis, Javier?


Veni, vidi, vici. I came, saw and won. That’s how Javier Pastore could talk about his first matches for Paris Saint-Germain. He immediately assisted twice in his first match for … Continue reading

April 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

The African Neymar


I still remember it as if it was yesterday: throw-in from the left side, the ball is flicked on by a header and converted per volley from a unknown player. … Continue reading

March 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Red Alert!


The title I’ve used is pretty backhanded. First of all you have to know that this article is going to be about Bayern Munich. There were times when people would … Continue reading

March 4, 2012 · 4 Comments

No “Bayern-Dusel” anymore!?


Not even two weeks ago I was calling for the infamous “Bayern-Gene” but I didn’t think about the even more infamous “Bayern-Dusel”. It’s pretty much the same but there is … Continue reading

February 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

The match schedule

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