2012-13 DFB-Pokal First Round Proper Draw (German FA Cup)

[blow bubbles here] Yesterday, the draw for the 32 first round ties has been made by Oliver Bierhoff in Gdansk. Holders: Borussia Dortmund. 2. Bundesliga versus Bundesliga Jahn Regensburg v … Continue Reading →


Marko Arnautovic: "I’m that rich, I can buy your life"

The best things in life are free Caught in a police check in Vienna, Austrian Werder striker Marko Arnautovic responded in his very reluctant way: Sod you! I make so … Continue Reading →


Cologne RUMOURS: 1. FC Köln may fall into insolvency

Well, Uber Football normally is not the place German 1. FC Köln blog “Der 4. Offizielle” (eng: “The 4th Official”)


Schland Partyotism

Colourful fan culture or the stupidest achievement since 1909?


The state of German non-league football?

Simply stick to Erkenschwick …or as Goscinny didn’t say: All of the Recklinghausen disctrict is under Schalke’s control, except for one small village of indomitables that still holds out against … Continue Reading →


Whatever became of… Mario Basler?

The proof: It’s really him! (screenshot: What does he do for a living? Well, first of all he works as manager of Regionalliga (level 4) side Rot-Weiß Oberhausen. But … Continue Reading →


Leapfrogging Oberliga

The sky is the limit! What reads like an enormous bug in Football Manager 2012 is actually happening in German non-league football right now: some teams have a historic opportunity … Continue Reading →