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Multiculture on the Football Field

Their names are √Ėzil, Podolski, Boateng and Khedira. These are the hope of many Germans in championships. And: They and many other …

Borussia Mönchengladbach

Borussia Mönchengladbach

Borussia M√∂nchengladbach We do like good long name here at SoGerman.¬† It used to be known as M√ľnchen-Gladbach,¬† so they changed it …

Football in the North

Football in the North

I am rather here thinking of the coastal teams, located in the cities of what in mediaeval times was known as the …

Football in Köln

Football in Köln

As I begin to write that 1FC K√∂ln is the city’s representative club, I begin to hear a growling from the southern …

Football in the Ruhr

Football in the Ruhr

    Dortmund, Schalke and the Ruhr The Ruhr is a relatively small river in the north-west of Germany, which gave its …

Football in Munich

Football in Munich

The process of German unification was a long one, with it taking well over 100 years for all of those 250 little …

Football in Germany

Football in Germany

  Football in Germany is obviously no less popular than in England but it has a very different feel about it. We’re …

Sport in Germany

Sport in Germany

There‚Äôs a bit of saying going around that whenever three Germans get together, they‚Äôll found a club, which all goes to show …