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MD21 – Dortmund blow 3-0 lead as the title race twists again

Will Lucien Favre and co be their collapse against Hoffenheim come the end of the season? That may very well be possible. At 3-0 with 15 minutes left, things looked rosy. But Nagelsmann’s men stage an unlikely comeback to come away with a point. Bayern take advantage with a 3-1 over Schalke, whilst Hannover prevail against Nürnberg in a relegation six-pointer. In our In Depth section, we speak to Josh Sexton of the Anfield Wrap about the upcoming Champions League ties between the English and German outfits.

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 21

With 15 minutes left, Borussia Dortmund looked comfortable with a three goal lead against Hoffenheim. What happened next, however, was incredulous. First Ishak Belfodil made it 2-1 with a scuffed finish, before Pavel Kaderabek’s header brought the score back to 3-2. And then, with three minutes left on the clock, Belfodil scored his second to […]

MD20 – Bayern blink first in Bundesliga title race

With just 14 games left, Dortmund steal an extra march on Bayern. BVB draw 1-1 at Frankfurt as Bayern succumb 3-1 to Bayer Leverkusen. The gap now stands at seven points. Thomas Doll’s reign as Hannover manager begins with a 3-0 loss at Leipzig, while Augsburg win for the first time in 11 outings.

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 20

Whilst a point away at Eintracht Frankfurt is not a bad result, especially considering the Eagles’ form so far this season, Borussia Dortmund may have the 1-1 was not enough with Bayern breathing down their neck. It is the Bavarians, however, who will be kicking themselves this week as they lost 3-1 at Bayer Leverkusen in matchday […]

MD19 – The Holocaust remembered as Bundesliga status quo remains

Plenty of goals, but no upsets as most of the games go to form this weekend. BVB and Bayern Munich continue to tussle for the title, with Borussia Mönchengladbach and RB Leipzig also victorious. Nürnberg, Hannover, Stuttgart and Augsburg all lose as the situation at the bottom remains the same. We discuss all of the action, as ever, before moving on to our In Depth section. With an increase of United States players plying their trade in the Bundesliga, and the record transfer of Christian Pulisic this January, we decided to look at what brings so many footballers from across the pond to Germany.

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 19

Another week goes by,​ and the Bundesliga title race shows little sign of letting up. For Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich, it was the comfortable matchday most expected. BVB put five past a passive Hannover, with only one coming in reply, whilst Bayern Munich beat Stuttgart 4-1 despite going in to the break all square. […]

MD18 – Dortmund stay calm under Bayern pressure as the Bundesliga returns!

We waited 26 days for it, but the Bundesliga has finally returned! In this first matchday of the Ruckrunde, Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich both win as they continue to battle for the title. There are also victories for Borussia Mönchengladbach and Eintrach Frankfurt, with Fortuna Düsseldorf recording their fourth straight win. At the bottom, Augsburg, Stuttgart, Hannover and Nürnberg all lose as the race for survial remains wide open.

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 18

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for. After 26 days of wilderness, the Bundesliga finally returned on Friday night! Hoffenheim and Bayern kicked off the Ruckrunde, just as they did the Hinrunde. The 3-1 Bayern victory was a repeat of that clash, with Leon Goretzka and Robert Lewandowski scoring for the visitors. It was […]

2018 – 2019 Hinrunde: The Review (Pt.2)

In this second part of our two episode review, we look at the sides at the top of the division. We discuss the star performers (look out for Richard’s Jadon Sancho monologue) and see how the top nine have done so far. We also cast an eye on to the last 17 games of the year. Where will each team finish? Who will come out on top? We answer all of those burning questions, and much more.

2018 – 2019 Hinrunde: The Review (Pt.1)

It’s not long before the second half of the season kicks off, so it’s the perfect time to look back at the campaign so far! We kick off our two-part review show by looking at the bottom nine sides in the table and how they have performed so far, whilst also casting an eye on what awaits them in the Ruckrunde.