Bundesliga Round 33

Bundesliga Round 33

ITV2′s counteraction to Thursday’s political-asphyxiation comes in the fishy form of Jaws 2, and Jaws 3. In a post-Wolfsburg 2008/09 tenor, Schalke and Leverkusen thought it safe to frolic in the sea. Alas, the German Jaws that is FC Bayern show that when all thought it safe to linger in the water, the fanged-monster pounces! Jaws enjoys […]

Bundesliga Round 31

Bundesliga Round 31

The continent’s most engaging league lived up to its reputation this weekend. Goals that range from the ridiculous to the sublime continue to fly in past some of the world’s best net-tenders – there’ve only been 3 stalemates in the last 65 matches, the latter 9 giving us 32 strikes. Compound that with soap opera-esque […]

Bundesliga Round 28

Bundesliga Round 28

The curtain was raised with an entertaining Friday face-off. Bochum (14th) and Frankfurt (8th) did the honours; the latter deservedly triumphing 2-1. Umit Körkmaz ran riot (a wing-performance worthy of a Matthews, Garrincha, Czibor!), and Marco Russ defended with superb authority. The visitors bossed proceedings against nervy hosts; toothless in attack and defence, and unable to […]