About Johannes

Johannes is one of the editors of ".de - Magazin Deutschland".

It’s a young man’s game; both in Dortmund, and in goal

Right, let’s get this out of the way straight away: my team, Eintracht Frankfurt, lost this weekend, going down 0:2 to VfB Stuttgart. It was their fourth defeat at home in a row and has helped them to an astonishing new record in terms of losing: it’s the seventh game they’ve played without scoring a [...]

By | February 28th, 2011|Bundesliga, Football, Soccer, Sports in Germany|Comments Off on It’s a young man’s game; both in Dortmund, and in goal

Relegation, or: a nice way to pass the time

I like Pierre Littbarski. First he was one of the country’s most elegant dribblers in midfield, contributing decisively to the World Cup success of 1990. Then he was a coach, with a distinct lack of vanity and an ability to stay focussed and unemotional. This weekend, however, I did find myself wondering about our “Litti”, who [...]

By | February 21st, 2011|Bundesliga, Football, Soccer, Sports in Germany|Comments Off on Relegation, or: a nice way to pass the time