After a pre-season full of questions, the Royal Blues started their league campaign with an impressive win over Leipzig. DW's Felix Tamsut reports from Gelsenkirchen.
Ousmane Dembele remains suspended by Borussia Dortmund as he looks to engineer a move to Barcelona. But in Wolfsburg on Saturday, Christian Pulisic showed that Dortmund have nothing to worry about, says DW's Matt Ford.
Starting with Bayern Munich's 3-1 opening night win, we walk you through the weekend's games. BVB and Schalke impressed, and a Prince made a Bundesliga return.
BVB were in Wolfsburg, Julian Nagelsmann's Hoffenheim hosted Werder Bremen and Schalke played RB Leipzig in the late game. Re-live the action from Bundesliga Matchday 1.
Bayern Munich's new signings delivered on Friday night as the champions got their season off to a winning start. But there are bigger issues at stake behind the scenes on Säbener Straße.
The Bundesliga is back. Bayern Munich bested Bayer Leverkusen 3-1 on opening night, but the visitors put up quite a fight, especially after the break. Carlo Ancelotti will not be entirely satisfied.
New season, new trouble at HSV. Klaus-Michael Kühne, HSV’s biggest single shareholder, voiced his displeasure of decisions made by the club’s staff. His quotes are bound to shake the club.
The Spanish defender did not come to Dortmund by chance. He knows about the close connection between club and fans.
Kick off! Reporter Kres Harrington asks Frankfurt hooligans why they go into battle for their club.
Spain's La Liga returns to action this weekend under the shadow of the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils that left 14 dead and dozens injured. Many in the sporting world have expressed their condolences.
A year after being relegated, the Swabians are back in Germany’s top flight. But the lack of long-term planning and stability could hinder their chances of progressing further. So how do Stuttgart’s prospects look?
Commerce, marketing, endless transfers and more kick off times than anyone can get their head around. The Bundesliga is in danger of losing its identity unless something changes, writes Tobias Oelmaier.
Expectations are as high as ever in Gelsenkirchen. New Schalke coach Domenico Tedesco is unproven but highly rated and will be hoping to get off to a good start against last season's runners-up, RB Leipzig.
When the 55th Bundesliga season kicks off on Friday, a video assistant referee (VAR) will be checking major incidents like goals and penalty appeals. DW spoke to former referee Hellmut Krug, who's leading the project.
Kick off! Life - DW's new football show seeks to answer some of the bigger questions behind the beautiful game. After all, for a great many of us, football is life. Episode 1 features Dortmund defender Marc Bartra.
It's easy to forget the little guys who make teams tick amid Neymar's record transfer, James Rodriguez's arrival in the Bundesliga, and as Ousmane Dembele seeks a back door to Barcelona. DW tries to make amends.
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