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Germany winger Sane out of Confederations Cup

Germany winger Sane out of Confederations Cup

Leroy Sane will have an operation on his nose that will keep him out of Germany's Confederations Cup plans. 23 May 2017
Langerak's Stuttgart promoted

Langerak's Stuttgart promoted

Mitchell Langerak's VfB Stuttgart have won the German 2.Bundesliga title and clinched promotion after a 4-1 win over Wurzburger Kickers on Monday morning (AEST). 22 May 2017
Ballack slams retiring Lahm over Germany captaincy spat

Ballack slams retiring Lahm over Germany captaincy spat

Tributes have poured in for the retiring Philipp Lahm but Michael Ballack has not forgiven him for a dispute over the Germany captaincy. 21 May 2017
Maclaren pens three-year German deal

Maclaren pens three-year German deal

Socceroo Jamie Maclaren has signed a three-year contract with relegation German Bundesliga outfit Darmstadt SV 98. 19 May 2017
11 footballers who played through the pain barrier (and definitely, definitely shouldn't have)

11 footballers who played through the pain barrier (and definitely, definitely shouldn't have)

Jose Mourinho has regularly questioned the steel of some of his players, but these 11 sacrificed it all to be on the pitch, whether for the teams benefit or for their own glory tends to vary... 17 May 2017
The Nazis at Tottenham: Why did the swastika fly at White Hart Lane?

The Nazis at Tottenham: Why did the swastika fly at White Hart Lane?

Spurs have bid a tearful farewell to the ground they called home for 118 years but one match it hosted won't be remembered with such affection. John Harding remembers the controversial England vs Germany friendly in December 1935. 16 May 2017
Football's 25 worst waxworks: featuring Ronny, Rooney, Ozil and more

Football's 25 worst waxworks: featuring Ronny, Rooney, Ozil and more

Forget Cristiano's bizarre bust – everybody knows there's nothing in the world more terrifying than a human face sculpted in malleable plastic... 16 May 2017
China dismiss Low rumours and stand by Lippi

China dismiss Low rumours and stand by Lippi

China have given Marcello Lippi a vote of confidence amid reports they could move for Germany coach Joachim Low. 10 May 2017
10 of the weirdest football-related robberies (featuring unhappy 'Arry's invoice and more)

10 of the weirdest football-related robberies (featuring unhappy 'Arry's invoice and more)

Richard Edwards recalls the games oddest instances of thievery, including the time David Beckham's car ended up in the hands of Macedonia's Interior Minister. 18 Apr 2017
11 forgotten international stars who shone after returning from the abyss

11 forgotten international stars who shone after returning from the abyss

After Jermain Defoe was welcomed back into the England squad three years since his last cap, Amit Katwala looks at the players who made an impact after a spell in the international wilderness. 10 Apr 2017
8 players who switched international allegiances – and a Premier League star who still could

8 players who switched international allegiances – and a Premier League star who still could

Tim Ellis picks out a handful of stars who chose to represent a country they weren't born in. 10 Apr 2017
Quiz! Can you name the five highest cap holders from the 15 best FIFA-ranked nations?

Quiz! Can you name the five highest cap holders from the 15 best FIFA-ranked nations?

See how many of these long-serving international heroes you can recall 30 Mar 2017
Scrapping offside rule would make no sense – Low

Scrapping offside rule would make no sense – Low

Marco Van Basten's suggestion of scrapping the offside rule - backed by Oliver Bierhoff - has drawn criticism from Joachim Low. 29 Mar 2017
Hummels accuses Germany of 'arrogant' display in Azerbaijan

Hummels accuses Germany of 'arrogant' display in Azerbaijan

Mats Hummels, Andre Schurrle and Joachim Low all found fault with Germany's World Cup qualifying win over Azerbaijan. 27 Mar 2017
Juventus midfielder Khedira fit to lead Germany

Juventus midfielder Khedira fit to lead Germany

Injuries may have blighted Sami Khedira's early career but he feels fitter than ever ahead of Germany's World Cup qualifier in Azerbaijan. 26 Mar 2017
Wenger is Arsenal - Germany hero Podolski backs former boss

Wenger is Arsenal - Germany hero Podolski backs former boss

Arsene Wenger's position as Arsenal manager is coming under increasing threat, but there are those who cannot envisage the club without him. 23 Mar 2017
Augenthaler: Germany can retain World Cup in Russia

Augenthaler: Germany can retain World Cup in Russia

Klaus Augenthaler - who won the World Cup with West Germany in 1990 - believes Joachim Low's men can go back-to-back in Russia next year. 23 Mar 2017
Southgate: We lost to a fairytale goal but England should've won

Southgate: We lost to a fairytale goal but England should've won

England manager Gareth Southgate was pleased with what he saw from his team in Dortmund on Wednesday. 23 Mar 2017
It was like a great movie! - Podolski proud of fantastic Germany farewell

It was like a great movie! - Podolski proud of fantastic Germany farewell

Lukas Podolski has given his assessment after his Germany career had an ending to make a Hollywood screenwriter proud. 23 Mar 2017
Fairytale Podolski script 'too cheesy' for Muller

Fairytale Podolski script 'too cheesy' for Muller

Bayern Munich star Thomas Muller is ever a man for the joke, so Lukas Podolski's dream Germany farewell would not go unnoticed. 23 Mar 2017
Cahill: England should have beaten Germany

Cahill: England should have beaten Germany

England deserved more against Germany in Dortmund but should have taken their chances, Gary Cahill has said. 23 Mar 2017