Why Walace Might Come to Embody the New Hamburg

As it stands, Hamburg aren’t exactly in an ideal position. They’re languishing in the Bundesliga, and having recorded a mere 16 points from their 20 matches to date, it would be an understatement to say that they’ve been struggling for traction. Throw in the fact that they’ve just recently sacked manager Marcus Gisdol, and it’s […]

Wolfsburg Need More On-Pitch Clarity In Order To Survive Relegation Play-Off

Following their 2-1 defeat to Hamburg on the final matchday of the Bundesliga season, VfL Wolfsburg have retreated to the Dutch town of De Lutte, located on the Dutch-German border, to settle in for a brief training camp. That camp is needed to ready the side for their relegation play-off against Eintracht Braunschweig, a two-legged […]

Tactics: Hamburg Salvage 1-1 Draw in Struggle to Maintain over 51 Years of History

51 years is a long time, and no club in world football is more aware of that than Hamburg. Known as the Bundesliga’s “dinosaurs,” Hamburg are proud of the fact that they, and they alone, are the only ever-present club in league history. They even display a giant clock in their home stadium, the Imtech […]