Why Toni Kroos’ Mesut Ozil comments missed the mark

After Real Madrid player Toni Kroos called Arsenal player Mesut Ozil’s racism claims “nonsense” in the wake of Ozil’s retirement from the German national team following their failure at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, Raphael Honigstein joins ESPN FC to explain why Kroos’ comments […]

Lahm to head Euro 2024 if Germany wins bid

Lahm to head Euro 2024 if Germany wins bid World Cup winner Philipp Lahm will head the organising committee for Euro 2024 if the tournament is staged in Germany, the German Football Association (DFB) has announced. Having hosted the World Cup in 2006, the DFB are hoping […]

Germany down 14 places in FIFA World rankings

Germany’s exit in the group stage of the World Cup has seen them plummet to 15th in FIFA’s world rankings — their lowest position in more than a decade. The defending World Cup champions entered the competition No. 1 in the rankings, but they failed to […]

Heung-Min Son Made In Bundesliga

Heung-Min Son’s journey began aged 16 in the Hamburg youth academy, following the move from FC Seoul to Germany. After a goal on his first-team debut he had several successful seasons with Hamburg and then Bayer Leverkusen.