The Bundesliga Preview: Matchday Thirteen

The Bundesliga Preview: Matchday Thirteen

Two of the bottom three play each other this weekend, with Gladbach hosting Frankfurt on Saturday afternoon. There’s no Friday night fixture due to the international midweek fixtures, and in truth the nine Bubndesliga matches over the weekend are largely uninspiring. In his press conference, Schalke manager Ernesto Valverde said that “Dortmund are a quality … Continue reading

Dortmund Stars Guide Germany to 2-0 Win

Dortmund Stars Guide Germany to 2-0 Win

Dortmund players had a hand in both of Germany’s goals in their 2-0 friendly win over Colombia in Hamburg tonight. Mario Götze’s mazy run towards goal brought the opener midway through the first-half when keeper David Ospina spilled the ball over the line. André Schürrle provided the through-ball for Ilkay Gündogan to wrap the game up … Continue reading

Youth Intls: Mancinelli Scores Maiden Brace

Youth Intls: Mancinelli Scores Maiden Brace

Seventeen year-old striker Emiliano Mancinelli bagged a brilliant brace against South Korea to open his international goalscoring account for Italy U21 on his third appearance for his country, in one of tonight’s youth international friendlies. Korea were in front in Potenza inside five minutes but Mancinelli’s goals turned the score around before the hosts went on to … Continue reading