National team coach Hansi Flick: Dare more storm

On this November day, the world audience looked more at Madrid and London, but the national coach preferred to travel to Wolfsburg. So you can imagine that Hansi Flick was not really interested in the sights in the Autostadt, but made a trip to Lower Saxony for very practical reasons. Although that’s not entirely true: … Read more

Preparing the German Football Association: Awakening lives with drums

Only Serge Gnabry knows if he wants to send all these descriptive messages out to the world. But if this was the intention, then the striker did an excellent job providing a comprehensive report on the state and mood of the German national team. In short: the location and atmosphere are excellent. Gnabry smiled slightly … Read more

In search of gold – sports

Zeljko Karajica says he probably hit some kind of golden vein there. American football fits very well with today’s world: extreme sports and entertainment, a mixture that can be played very well on social media. “But it took ten years to uncover this golden vein,” notes the 51-year-old EFL Managing Director. It was he himself … Read more

Finalissima vs Italy: Argentina feel like world champions – Sports

Argentines are said to have incredible self-confidence; One realizes this, among other things, in a series of jokes which, though biased on the one hand, have such an essence of truth on the other that they have received the highest grace imaginable. Even Pope Francis, an Argentine, recited one or the other, including this one: … Read more

Finalissima vs Italy: Argentina feel like world champions – Sports

Argentines are said to have incredible self-confidence; One realizes this, among other things, in a series of jokes which, though biased on the one hand, have such an essence of truth on the other that they have received the highest grace imaginable. Even Pope Francis, an Argentine, recited one or the other, including this one: … Read more

Boxing training for refugees: “Because it’s a sport” – Bad Tolls Wolfratshausen

A Russian and a Ukrainian enter the boxing ring in the industrial park in Geritsried. The Ukrainian taps his feet and hits the air several times with his thick gloves to warm up. The Russian approaches him and gently pushes him on his shoulder and stomach, as if provoking him. The Ukrainian responds, but the … Read more

French Open: Zverev can confidently enter the match against Nadal – Sport

John McEnroe, the old rocker, who was perfectly acceptable with a stick in his previous life, is no longer in his main role as Tennis Commissioner Impressive on TV, but still vulnerable as a commentator at Eurosport. The 63-year-old New Yorker, who also looks like a New Yorker, is always worth listening to. He has … Read more

Tennis at the French Open: Zverev is a shadow crawler

John McEnroe, the old rocker, who was perfectly acceptable with a stick in his previous life, is no longer in his main role as Tennis Commissioner Impressive on TV, but still vulnerable as a commentator at Eurosport. The 63-year-old New Yorker, who also looks like a New Yorker, is always worth listening to. He has … Read more

Football – Not the Only Truth: The German Federation and Qatar Debate – Sports

Herzogenaurach (dpa) – The first three rows of tough debate over heavily criticized World Cup host Qatar have been reserved for the national football team. The Bayern Munich quartet Thomas Muller, Leon Goretzka, Joshua Kimmich and Serge Gnabry were on top as the German Football Association (DFB) tried to approach the complex topic in the … Read more

Ralf Rangnick in the Austria national team: a new era

Ralph Rangnick took his time, but then gave up his role as a conservative observer. The 63-year-old spent most of his first training sessions as Austrian coach on Monday with his arms crossed, with no apparent impact on the drills. Then he sent his team to the waiting fans. Finally, when the noise died down … Read more