Michael Ballack has launched an attack on Germany coach Joachim Löw, saying he is ‘surprised’ he kept his job. The former Germany captain told DW that Löw was not 'professional enough' in deciding to stay on.
After months of controversies and communication mishaps, the German FA's president has thrown in the towel. The news does not come as a shock, but does leave the DFB desperate for a much-needed fresh start.
In an interview with Germany's biggest newspaper, Reinhard Grindel has said he wished he had stood by Mesut Özil in the face of racial abuse. The DFB president also called for changes in Die Mannschaft.
The promotion of youth at the expense of experience has dominated the conversation around the German national team. But Toni Kroos has survived, and remains "indispensable" to Joachim Löw as Germany face the Netherlands.
Germany suffered a humiliating 3-0 defeat at the hands of the Netherlands in Amsterdam on Saturday night. The defeat could — and should — spell the end for coach Joachim Löw, writes DW's Michael Da Silva.
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