Tag Archives: Eintracht Frankfurt

Roberto Di Matteo clocks in at Schalke and five more Bundesliga week 7 talking points

So what’s the latest in the Bundesliga, you ask? Fear not, we’ve got you covered, as Jack Dowell returns with the latest from Germany ahead of the international break… The battle for Champions League places is where it’s at With top four stalwarts Borussia Dortmund and Schalke showing the type of form more accustomed to […]

Are Leverkusen title contenders? Six key questions for the Bundesliga season after Matchday One

by Jack Dowell The Bundesliga 2014/15 got underway this weekend and wasted no time in restoring last season’s breathtaking entertainment as records were smashed, history was made and shocks and surprises sprung up across Germany’s stadia. Here are six opening day head-scratchers that will provide overriding themes in Germany this season: Will it be a […]

Chasing the Big Leagues - Greuther Fuerth (Bundesliga II)

Chasing the Big Leagues – Greuther Fuerth (Bundesliga II)

Tales from Tier Two is a new series on Just Football in partnership with @tiertwofooty, in which we assess the promotion chances of the clubs in tier two of Europe’s major leagues at the halfway point of 2011/12. First up was France’s Ligue 2 followed by Germany and Bundesliga II league leaders Fortuna Dusseldorf. Now […]

Bundesliga Matchday 6: Mainz and Dortmund's Winning Philosophy

Bundesliga Matchday 6: Mainz and Dortmund’s Winning Philosophy

Since moving to Germany, your humble Bundesliga correspondent has witnessed a number of strange phenomena. Walrus moustaches and sock-plus-sandal combinations immediately spring to mind. But perhaps the strangest thing so far occurred on Saturday during Bundesliga matchday 6: Bayern Munich’s Dutch coach Louis van Gaal was sat on the bench, speechless, looking not quite sure […]