After the World Cup debacle and relegation in Europe's new 'Nations League', Germany's national football team can finally look ahead with optimism. And some of the team’s young guns hope the latest victory will herald a new era for a new-look side.
Former Germany national team player Mesut Özil had dinner in Istanbul with Turkish President Erdogan. Özil has addressed the disrespect and discrimination he faced from the German public and German Football Association.
Ahead of the World Cup in France, Germany's women's national team have hit back against stereotypes with a powerful campaign. The hard-hitting video has received widespread praise for its message of female empowerment.
Parents in a small town were stunned to discover their football clubhouse was used for a swinger's party while the youth team was playing.
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.
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