Germany Features

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Schweinsteiger hopes to follow in Giggs' footsteps

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger hopes to follow in the footsteps of Ryan Giggs and play on until his 40th birthday. • Schaaf: Pep tinkering backfires • Sammer: Bayern are not robots Schweinsteiger, who made his deb...

Khedira edging closer to Madrid return

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Germany midfielder Sami Khedira has returned to full training at Real Madrid and looks set to have a chance to prove his fitness ahead of this summer’s World Cup. • Train: Madrid roll Almeria, ready for Barca There were fears that Kh...

Gundogan ruled out of World Cup

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Borussia Dortmund coach Juergen Klopp has confirmed that Ilkay Gundogan will not return from injury before the end of the season, all-but ruling the midfielder out of the World Cup. • Germany approves fan parks Gundogan, 23, had been ...

Germany approves late fan parks

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 3 2014

The German government has made a special dispensation for fan parks to operate throughout the 2014 World Cup, despite the later kick-off time of many games. • Khedira nears return • Honigstein: Pressure mounting Fan miles-...

Sami Khedira nearing shock early return Video

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | March, 31 2014

Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira says he is back training with the football and nearing a surprise return to action in the coming weeks. • Train: Jeers for Ronaldo • Real breeze past Rayo Germany international Khedira, 26, looked ...

Loew criticises Nations League

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | March, 28 2014

Germany coach Joachim Loew and Borussia Dortmund’s Juergen Klopp have expressed concerns about UEFA’s plans to introduce the “Nations League” tournament from 2018. UEFA members voted to approve the format, which will repla...

Gulati: FIFA clears Green for U.S. team Video

ESPN staff | March, 24 2014

FIFA approved a change of nationality for 18-year-old German-American striker Julian Green, U.S. soccer confirmed, adding that Green is eligible immediately to play for the team. • Bennett: Green's prospects for the World Cup • McInty...

Hoewedes injury doubt for World Cup

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | March, 21 2014

Schalke captain Benedikt Hoewedes faces a race against time to be fit for the World Cup after damaging thigh muscles during the 3-1 Champions League defeat at Real Madrid. The Germany international, 26, was substituted in the second half of th...

World Cup: 10 questions

ESPN staff | March, 4 2014

Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group E | Group F | Group G | Group H Following the World Cup draw in December, a panel of ESPN FC writers asked -- and answered -- 10 big questions six months out from the tournament. Now, with 100 da...

Germany to host Argentina after World Cup

Associated Press | March, 21 2014

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Germany will host Argentina in a friendly after the World Cup. The German Football Federation says the match will be played on Sept. 3 in Duesseldorf. The game will serve as a warm-up for Germany's European Cha...

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