Manchester is a large city in the north of England. It is an important center for business, culture, media and sport and the Greater Manchester area is home to over two million people.
The city played a vital role in the Industrial Revolution and went on to become the world's most important textile-producing center in the 19th century. Manchester became synonomous with unbridled capitalizm. After the demise of heavy industry and decline, the city underwent extensive regeneration and is now a vibrant economic center. Two of the world's most famous soccer clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City are based in the city. In May 2017, Manchester was struck by a suicide bomb attack that killed 22 people at a pop concert. Here you can find an automatic compilation of DW content on Manchester.
Bayern Munich, Wolfsburg, Barcelona, Lyon, Manchester City. The clubs at the top of women's football in Europe are looking increasingly like their male counterparts. Until recently, Germany was different, why change now?
In outmaneuvering Manchester United over Jadon Sancho, Borussia Dortmund are now in a win-win situation off the pitch, a result of steady development and a clear philosophy. Now they need to start winning on it, as well.
The news that Manchester City have escaped punishment for the most serious charge against them comes at a huge cost to UEFA. They cannot be taken seriously and Financial Fair Play is in tatters, writes Michael da Silva.
A social media gaffe appears to have let the worst-kept secret in German football out of the bag. Photos of Leroy Sane in a Bayern Munich jersey have been making the rounds without the move having been made official.
With German football on pause due to the coronavirus pandemic, no one knows how the league will play out. But behind the scenes, transfer plans continue, and several Bundesliga stars could be moving this summer.
If United’s interest in Jadon Sancho has long been clear, there were precious few reasons for the BVB star to consider a move to Old Trafford. But a lot has changed in the past two months, not least due to COVID-19.