Politics are becoming increasingly critical of Grindel

Berlin The criticism of DFB President Reinhard Grindel and team manager Oliver Bierhoff is getting louder – and sharper. Greens politician Cem Özdemir discussed the replacement of the top of the German Football Association. “We urgently need a restart in sports politics at the DFB, preferably with new faces,” he wrote in a guest post […]

Özil resigns from the German national team

Berlin He was silent for a long time. On Sunday, Mesut Özil’s comments were all the clearer and more extensive. In several written statements, which he distributed via Twitter, the 29-year-old international defended himself against his role as World Cup scapegoat in the smoldering affair about the photos with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan since […]

“I have two hearts, one German and one Turkish”

Berlin Translation of the English Twitter statements by German soccer player Mesut Özil on the controversial photos with the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “The thing that has probably frustrated me the most in the past few months was the bad treatment by the DFB, and especially by the DFB president Reinhard Grindel. After […]

Criticism of DFB & Mercedes

Özil’s resignation triggers a tough integration debate Dusseldorf Mesut Özil doesn’t want for Germany play. His resignation from the national football team was preceded by a verbal all-round attack on Sunday. On Twitter, he criticized the media, the German Football Association (DFB) and main sponsor Mercedes-Benz for dealing with himself in the past few months. […]

Why Özil’s resignation and DFB criticism split Germany

Dusseldorf Mesut Özil. That was once a brilliant footballer. One who recognized the gaps like no other and who with precise passports punished every positional error that the opposing defense. One who became world champion, who celebrated the German, Spanish and English cup wins with his clubs – and who had been among the best […]

US billionaire Kroenke wants to take over the club completely

Demonstrating fans in the stadium The US sports tycoon Stanley Kroenke has owned 67 percent of the football club for years. (Photo: AFP) London Fans of the London football club Arsenal FC are considered hard-nosed. Because for a long time things went bad for the club. A few weeks ago, long-time trainer Arsène Wenger left […]

6 Arsenal players who could leave this summer as Mikel Arteta want to rebuild

The club improved significantly in the first three months of Mikel Arteta as Arsenal coach, but they were not without disappointments. After several important victories, the club has made its way into the top half of the Premier League table and has half a chance to qualify for the Champions League next season. However, last […]

EPL Transfer News, Arsenal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Mesut Ozil, contract, wages

Arsenal could be set for a five-man fire sale at the end of the season as manager Mikel Arteta plans to radically redesign the Gunners squad. According to The Daily Mail, the club’s top earner, Mesut Ozil, could go. Surprisingly, one of the club’s best players – clinical striker and captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – could […]