Nürnberg Await Bayer or BVB in Pokal Semis

Nürnberg Await Bayer or BVB in Pokal Semis

FC Nürnberg await the winners of Wednesday night’s clash between Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund in the Semi-Finals of the DFB-Pokal after they needed extra time to beat third-tier Regensburg in their Quarter-Final clash. Tobias Rathgeb put the underdogs in front from the spot before a home crowd with just eight minutes played, and the hosts were seven minutes away … Continue reading

Bundesliga Review: Matchday Twenty-Five

Bundesliga Review: Matchday Twenty-Five

Bayer Leverkusen have climbed to second with a 2-1 win over Nürnberg, with goals from Renato Augusto and Fabian Frei firing them above (their next opponents) Borussia Dortmund who didn’t play for the second weekend running. Tomás Pekhart scored a late consolation for the visitors. Leaders Schalke dropped two points with a goalless draw at … Continue reading

Dortmund Diary: Saturday 28 February

Dortmund Diary: Saturday 28 February

Mario Götze has returned to full training after missing three weeks and four matches with a twisted ankle. The other member of the playing squad recently in the medical room was Ivan Perisic who made a return to competitive action on Thursday’s win over Anderlecht. Marc-André ter Stegen has had a £19.5m price tag slapped … Continue reading

Europa Lge: Bordeaux Defeat Costs Gillot Job

Europa Lge: Bordeaux Defeat Costs Gillot Job

Thirty-two teams have become sixteen as the UEFA Europa League concluded the First Knockout Round last night. Francis Gillot watched his Bordeaux side lose to a late Trabzonspor goal that eliminated the fancied French side from the competition, and he was sacked by the board after the final whistle. After Toulouse’s 4-0 win at Roma last week, the Second Leg tie … Continue reading