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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

Preview: Olympique Marseille vs Bayern Munich


Milan got Barca. Chelsea got Benfica. Real Madrid got Nikosia. And Bayern got Marseille. That was actually the draw I had wished. I was afraid of Milan and Barca because … Continue reading

March 27, 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

Preview: Germany vs France


Germany is going to play France in Bremen tonight. The Germans are the big favorite and a win of the Frenchmen would be kind of a sensation. While “Die Mannschaft” … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Football Crisis Bayern


In the end nothing but disappointment was left for Bayern. A hardly deserved 0-1 loss in the St.-Jakobs-Park in Basel created a grave crisis for the German record champions from … Continue reading

February 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Time for a tactical revolution


Yesterday, on Saturday 18th of February, Bayern only tied against Freiburg in an awful and disgraceful way. The 0-0 meant that Bayern is two more points behind the leader, Borussia … Continue reading

February 19, 2012 · 9 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

How to lose a tournament without conceding


No-one of us can imagine how it feels to lose the most important match of your career. Didier Drogba does. The captain of the “Elephants” didn’t only lose that game … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

Holy Midfield


1-3. 2-0. 1-1. 2-0. That does look like a good upswing for the glorious FC Bayern, doesn’t it? It does, but only on paper. On the pitch it looked completely … Continue reading

February 9, 2012 · 3 Comments

The match schedule

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