Category: Germany

Andre Schurrle Dortmund Germany fans jealousy comments misinterpreted

ESPN FC’s Craig Burley appreciates what Liverpool did in the summer transfer window, but feels Man United were disappointing. Now that the English transfer window is closed, take a look back at the most expensive players bought in the Premier League this summer. Fulham’s new loan signing Andre Schurrle says […]

Malatyaspor players show support for Mesut Ozil with anti-racism T-shirts

By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany correspondent Despite Unai Emery’s fresh ideas at Arsenal, ESPN FC’s Craig Burley isn’t so sure the Gunners will secure a top four spot. After Mesut Ozil captained Arsenal to a 5-1 ICC win over PSG, Unai Emery feels the German is capable of donning the armband […]

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos named German Footballer of the Year

The ESPN FC panel share their thoughts on Germany’s last-minute win against Sweden, a decision that brought them back from the brink of a World Cup exit. Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has been named the Footballer of the Year for the first time by sports writers in Germany. Kroos, […]

Barcelona’s Marc-Andre ter Stegen: ‘Tough’ watching Germany WC from bench

Sid Lowe unpacks the ‘unknown package’ that is Barcelona ahead of the 2018-19 campaign and provides the latest on Ousmane Dembele’s murky situation with the club. Roma’s second-half surge saw them come from behind with three unanswered goals to defeat Barcelona at AT&T Stadium. SAN JOSE, Calif. — Marc-Andre ter […]

Mesut Ozil racism claims ‘annoyed’ – Bayern Munich’s Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

Shaka Hislop takes aim at Uli Hoeness’ ‘misdirected’ criticism of Mesut Ozil and the Bayern president’s ‘lack of understanding’ of the situation. Jurgen Klopp tells ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden that although he respects Mesut Ozil’s decision not to play for Germany, neither side appears entirely in the right. Turkey’s President […]

Mesut Ozil racism claims ‘partially fairytales’ – Bayern Munich’s Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

Shaka Hislop takes aim at Uli Hoeness’ ‘misdirected’ criticism of Mesut Ozil and the Bayern president’s ‘lack of understanding’ of the situation. Jurgen Klopp tells ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden that although he respects Mesut Ozil’s decision not to play for Germany, neither side appears entirely in the right. Turkey’s President […]

#MeTwo – Mesut Ozil supported on social media by Germans from minority backgrounds

Jurgen Klopp tells ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden that although he respects Mesut Ozil’s decision not to play for Germany, neither side appears entirely in the right. Unai Emery said he wants to make Mesut Ozil feel good at Arsenal, after the midfielder announced his retirement from international football. Shaka Hislop […]

Jurgen Klopp questions social media after ‘crazy’ Loris Karius and Mesut Ozil abuse

Jurgen Klopp tells ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden that although he respects Mesut Ozil’s decision not to play for Germany, neither side appears entirely in the right. SHORT HILLS, N.J. — Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has told ESPN FC that his “smartest decision in life was not to use social media,” […]

Unai Emery respects Mesut Ozil’s Germany decision says Arsenal is his home

Shaka Hislop takes aim at Uli Hoeness’ ‘misdirected’ criticism of Mesut Ozil and the Bayern president’s ‘lack of understanding’ of the situation. Turkey’s President Erdogan stated that Germany’s treatment of Mesut Ozil was unacceptable and believes his statement was completely respectable. Raf Honigstein says Lothar Matthaus and Uli Hoeness missed […]

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil makes first public appearance since controversial Germany withdrawal

Unai Emery said he wants to make Mesut Ozil feel good at Arsenal, after the midfielder announced his retirement from international football. Raf Honigstein says Lothar Matthaus and Uli Hoeness missed the point with their comments on Mesut Ozil’s decision to quit the German national team. In an exclusive interview […]

Germany treatment of Mesut Ozil ‘unacceptable’ – Turkey president Erdogan

Turkey’s President Erdogan stated that Germany’s treatment of Mesut Ozil was unacceptable and believes his statement was completely respectable. Raf Honigstein says Lothar Matthaus and Uli Hoeness missed the point with their comments on Mesut Ozil’s decision to quit the German national team. In an exclusive interview with ESPN’s Sebastian […]

Turkish President: Ozil treatment unacceptable

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Mesut Ozil’s Germany tenure was already ‘over’ before retirement – Lothar Matthaus

In an exclusive interview with ESPN’s Sebastian Salazar, German legend Lothar Matthaus addresses Mesut Ozil’s decision to quit the national team. Raf Honigstein says Lothar Matthaus and Uli Hoeness missed the point with their comments on Mesut Ozil’s decision to quit the German national team. Leroy Sane talks with ESPN […]

Hislop: Hoeness cowardly to use Ozil as Germany scapegoat

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Lothar Matthaus reflects on Bayern Munich’s Champions League struggles MLS and Mesut Ozil

Former  Germany midfielder Lothar Matthaus has opened up to ESPN FC’s Sebastian Salazar about Bayern Munich, Major League Soccer and Mesut Ozil’s explosive exit from the national setup. Here’s the full interview: Sebastian Salazar: First of all, congratulations on your recent re-retirement. I know you played a game in the […]

Leroy Sane – Mesut Ozil ‘needs some space’ after Germany decision

Leroy Sane talks with ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden about Mesut Ozil’s decision to step away from the German national team. Leroy Sane sits down with ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden to discuss not being on Germany’s World Cup squad and the pain of seeing his country fail from a far. Uli […]

Exclusive: Sane opens up about World Cup absence

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Mariner: Hoeness’ Ozil criticism scandalous & disgraceful

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Germany football federation ‘vehemently’ rejects Mesut Ozil racism claims

Julien Laurens reacts to Mesut Ozil’s decision to retire from international football for Germany due to a feeling of “racism and disrespect.” Germany’s football federation “vehemently” rejected allegations of racism on Monday, following Mesut Ozil’s statements in quitting the national team. Ozil announced his withdrawal from international football on Sunday at […]

Maas: Ozil photo had little to do with Germany’s World Cup exit

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