10 months agoDW in Duisburg -- Exclusive: Georgia Stanway settling at Bayern -- Bayern Munich's new midfielder Georgia Stanway is seeking success and happiness on-and-off the pitch in Germany. She spoke to DW about her experience so far.
13 hours agoNWSL shows up Women's Bundesliga -- Every match will determine a playoff slot as the US National Women's Soccer League heads into the final weekend of its 10th season. The NWSL is the third attempt to launch a women's league in the US — and it's working.
3 days agoBellingham captains BVB, defeat angers Terzic -- Jude Bellingham donned the Borussia Dortmund captain's armband for the first time on Saturday but couldn't prevent his team losing to Cologne. Head coach Edin Terzic had strong words for his players ahead of a big week.
1 day agoHow Musiala led Bayern's 'therapy session' -- Crisis-hit Bayern Munich bounced back to winning ways by thrashing Bayer Leverkusen on Friday night. Teenager Jamal Musiala put a hard week's training into practice with a man-of-the-match performance.
1 day agoHow Urs Fischer keeps Union at top level -- Despite being in the Europa League and this only being their fourth season in the top tier, Union Berlin are top of the Bundesliga. The club has surprised many, and Jasmine Baba explains how they've done it.
3 days agoHow Bundesliga clubs travel to away games? -- Questions were asked after PSG and France star Kylian Mbappe laughed at the idea of not flying to an away game. How do clubs travel to away games and what are their reasons for picking a plane over a bus?
4 days agoA 'pioneering role' in sustainability -- The Bundesliga is committed to being climate friendly. The 36 clubs in the first and second divisions are prepared to meet certain sustainability criteria in the future — though some are better positioned than others.
8 days agoIran protests take center stage against Senegal -- A football friendly to prepare for Qatar 2022 proved fertile grounds for Iranian protesters. The national team have now lent their support in the fight for the freedom of women in a country with a hard-line government.
5 days agoDW IN LONDON -- England expose Germany as Qatar looms -- Germany's last competitive fixtures before the World Cup are over following a 3-3 draw with England in London. With it came a humble reminder that Germany's World Cup aspirations must be tempered with realism.
6 days agoMüller: The space interpeter looks tired -- Germany lost to Hungary on Friday night, crashing out of the Nations League and prompting concern ahead of the World Cup, with several key players struggling for form. Chief among them: talisman Thomas Müller.
7 days agoHow Dutch league can catch its national team -- The Netherlands' Euro 2017 win saw the country take a warp-speed jump to the top of women's football. The domestic league has had a slower trajectory but that could soon change, with big clubs starting to invest.
7 days agoIndonesian football tragedy -- 'An accident waiting to happen' – experts -- The death toll from a mass panic at a football match in Indonesia stands provisionally at 125. Experts say decrepit facilities, archaic policing and fan violence produced a toxic combination, with fatal consequences.
17 hours agoIndonesia: 125 killed after football 'riots' -- Police fired tear gas after angy supporters of Arema FC invaded the pitch, triggering a stampede, a crush and one of the worst stadium tragedies in history. Most victims died of suffocation or being trampled upon.
22 hours agoAlgeria accused of 'cultural appropriation' -- From Brazil's iconic yellow jerseys to Croatia's red-and-white checkerboard, football kits tell stories of their own. Now, however, Algeria's controversial new training shirt has stoked tensions with neighbors Morocco.
2 days agoFIBA investigate fight at Women's World Cup -- A fight between two Mali basketball players at the Women's World Cup broke out after the team lost their game against Serbia and was eliminated from the tournament.
5 days agoKipchoge breaks marathon record in Berlin -- Two-time Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge broke the record he set in 2018 by 30 seconds. This is the first Berlin Marathon held without restrictions since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
7 days agoSpecial Olympics: The right to participate -- The Special Olympics may not be as well-known as the Olympic Games, but they are no less important. The competitions for people with intellectual and physical disabilities are about much more than athletic performance.
9 days agoLittle enthusiasm in table-tennis-crazy China -- The World Table Tennis Team Championships are the first major sporting event to be hosted by China since the Olympics. However, a COVID-19 lockdown has dampened any sense of anticipation in a table tennis-crazy nation.
11 days agoNewcastle United on PSG and City path -- Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and now Newcastle United are backed by big money from Qatar, the UAE and Saudi Arabia. Has this three-way regional battle for supremacy now moved to European football pitches?
11 days ago'Abolish sexual and gender identity penalties' -- Unflattering terms were used at a German Football Association human rights congress aimed at "intensifying the discussion" ahead of the World Cup. One speaker in particular made waves with an impassioned personal plea.
12 days agoColumn -- Not all is well in African football -- Though the second edition of the African Champions League is set to kick off in October, Angola has seen its national league collapse. In Spain, meanwhile, play resumed after a referee strike ended.
17 hours agoHow a diabetic can become a top athlete -- With the right treatment and management, diabetes need not be a barrier for athletes looking to perform at an elite level. Germany's best male tennis player, Alexander Zverev, is a case in point.
17 days agoBuilding African dreams through basketball -- NBA executive Masai Ujiri is investing in young Africans through his Giants of Africa basketball development foundation. He's looking to unearth the next big stars while empowering young players with life skills.
20 days agoUkraine handball team on a mission in Germany -- Ukraine's best handball team, HC Motor Zaporizhzhia, is representing the country in Germany.
17 hours agoBreaking at the 2024 Paris Olympics -- Jilou Rasul is one of Germany's best breakers. She has been able to assert herself in this male-dominated sport.
1 month agoSports Life - From Addiction and Homelessness to the Stage -- Jacobus Claassen was homeless and addicted. With help of Circus School in Cape Town he became a circus artist.
1 month agoManila Hoops: The Philippines' Basketball Obsession -- We take a journey with pro player Jeron to find out more about fate, family and basketball in the Philippines.
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