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 […]

Bayer Leverkusen’s Julian Brandt Adding Production to Potential

The list is a long one, and as it continues to grow longer, the news is only good for German football fans. From Schalke to Bayer Leverkusen and through to Borussia Dortmund, Germany and its clubs have become well versed in the process of unearthing potential stars. Guys like Mario Gotze, Andre Schurrle and Julian […]

Why Bastian Schweinsteiger was United’s Primary Instigator against Wolfsburg

Somewhere along the line, during Manchester United’s 2-1 win over Wolfsburg, Louis van Gaal decided to act. His midfield metronome, Bastian Schweinsteiger, had started to look short on energy, and so, in the 72nd minute, van Gaal opted to remove him. When quizzed on the substitution in the post-match, the Dutchman was fairly direct. “Schweinsteiger, […]