The amateur Recklinghausen football club Herta is one of a kind in Germany. All its members are part of one Lebanese family who caught the soccer bug.
Saudi Arabia has allowed female football fans into a stadium in the western city of Jiddah, marking the first time Saudi women were able to watch a game in person. The move comes as a part of wider liberalization drive.
A Saudi Arabian football stadium will open its doors to women on Friday for the first time in the nation's history. DW finds out what this means to a country that has begun to introduce more liberal values.
Russian soccer champion Spartak Moscow has been accused of racism after a tweet which appeared to refer to its black players as "chocolates." Authorities have said they will crack down on racism ahead of the World Cup.
The Red Bull-backed club's image is on the line after two fans were allegedly attacked by fellow RB Leipzig supporters in a "politically motivated" incident. The CEO has promised to crack down on fans who "don’t behave".
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