June 2013 ⋆ An Old International

Scoring in a Final

Scoring a decisive goal in a final of any tournament is an achievement that goes beyond the sporting sphere. The most recent example is Arjen Robben’s late winner against Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League final at Wembley. Not just did it win Bayern the game but also removed the loser tag, attached to the…

The Rest of Leipzig

Given the outcry of football fans about the relocation of their clubs, especially that of Wimbledon in 2002, a ground move or even the change of club colours it is useful to have a look at East German soccer history where teams have been re-located in regular intervalls, decided by the communist regime. The East…