Thursday, May 19, 2022 10:42 AM ET

Deutsche Welle - Sports

Shootout seals Euro glory for Frankfurt -- Eintracht Frankfurt crowned a spectacular Europa League campaign by beating Rangers on penalties in the final in Seville. Goalkeeper Kevin Trapp was the hero with vital saves in extra time and in the shootout.

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Playoff highlights Hertha's many failures - A final day loss means Hertha Berlin's sorry season will continue with a relegation playoff against Hamburg. Derby defeats, fan revolts and chronic mismanagement have combined to leave the 'Big City Club' on the brink.

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Frankfurt break glass ceiling in Seville -- After 42 years of waiting, Eintracht Frankfurt are continental champions again after a long, hot night in Seville. Around 40,000 ticketless Frankfurt fans made the journey on a night when a new Eintracht was born.

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The Freiburg Way: 'A specific intelligence' -- SC Freiburg will play RB Leipzig in their first ever German Cup final on Saturday. The two clubs are cut from very different cloth but, deep in the Black Forest, Freiburg are happy to continue on their own unique path.

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How Barca rose to threaten Lyon's dominance - Lyon dominated women's football in Europe for an entire decade. However, this year's Champions League final against Barcelona could mark a changing of the guard, one the Catalans have long prepared for.

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Why copy the men's model? -- 16.05.2022 -- While 26 goals in six matches made for an entertaining 22nd and final matchday of the Bundesliga season, it also revealed glaring gaps in quality in the women's game. Here are five theses based on the season just gone.

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The Bundesliga is going stale -- 14.05.2022 -- Another Bundesliga season is over and with it comes a very familiar feeling. For DW's Jonathan Harding, the 2021/22 campaign is a reminder that the Bundesliga is need of something fresh.

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US Soccer announces equal pay deal -- Men and women will be paid the same for representing the US national teams, after a "historic" deal was announced on Wednesday. The move comes after years of advocacy from players like Megan Rapinoe.

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Victorious Klopp maintains hex on Tuchel -- Jürgen Klopp has become the first German coach to win the FA Cup as his Liverpool team beat Chelsea. Klopp's victory came against another German coach, Thomas Tuchel, who remains in his compatriot's shadow.

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2022 Worlds: 'Like a World Cup without Brazil' -- Russia's invasion of Ukraine has led to a ban on its teams and athletes from competition. The impact of Russia's absence will be undeniable at this year's IIHF World Championship — and this may not just be a one-off.

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When climbing Everest is a political message -- At the top of the highest mountain in the world, the new climbing season has just begun. Along with countless commercial climbers on Everest, there was also one Ukrainian completing an emotional journey.

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Podcast: Web3 and German football -- The Project Fussball podcast explores and explains the stories in German football beyond weekend winners and losers. Host James Thorogood and an array of guests aim to deliver answers across five-episode series.

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Daniel Albero - The first diabetic at the Dakar Rally -- Meet Daniel Albero – the first diabetic to compete in and finish the grueling Dakar Rally

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Sports Life - How goal celebrations became a thing -- Goal celebrations have become a big thing in football: Somersaults, slides, and rehearsed dances have become trademarks of players. Spectators often remember the celebration more than the goal itself. But it wasn't always like this. Once upon a time, goalscorers would briefly raise a hand and quickly run back to the middle of the pitch. Why has that changed? And what does it say about all of us?

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Fighting for their rights in exile -- Sports Life brings you the story of two people in exile, for whom sports was a salvation.

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Racing in Silence -- Lydia Sempere: What it feels like to drive a racing car and to compete in national Championships when you are deaf.

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DW Kick off on Facebook -- This is the place to come to find all of our Bundesliga and other football-related content on Facebook.

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DW Sports on Twitter -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

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DW Kick Off on Instagram -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

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