As a child, Helmut Sonneberg survived the Holocaust. After returning to his hometown of Frankfurt, he fell in love with a football club. He now works to keep the memory of the Holocaust alive.
Borussia Dortmund may have a new hero in Erling Haaland but they face a tough task on Friday night. Visitors Cologne are one of the Bundesliga's form sides, having won four in a row. Follow it here live from 20:30 CET.
Dortmund youth prospect Youssoufa Moukoko could be one of the beneficiaries of a proposal to lower the age limit for footballers to play professionally in Germany. Clubs from the top two divisions will vote in March.
While an unusually open title race has caught the eye, this season's Bundesliga also offers two of the world's most prolific strikers. Robert Lewandowski and Timo Werner have set new benchmarks and are on track for more.
Real Madrid right-back Alvaro Odriozola has joined Bayern Munich on loan until the end of the season. The 24-year-old is a much-needed reinforcement to Bayern's injury-ravaged defense. Keep up with all the latest here.
He's making his way back after a long injury layoff, but RB Leipzig's American prospect Tyler Adams isn't in the mood to waste any more time. The midfielder believes Julian Nagelsmann's young side can win the title.
As the Bundesliga enters a new decade, there is hope that the league will retain what makes it unique whilst also delivering some different results. After one matchday in 2020, it's clear that fun is here to stay.
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Olympic bronze medalist Kimia Alizadeh is just the latest in a growing list of athletes who no longer compete for Iran. Each of them grew tired of being both used and pressurized by the regime.
Red Bull already own football clubs in Germany, Austria, the USA and Brazil, and Denmark seems to be next. Top flight club Brondby are reportedly a target for the energy drink company and, as usual, controversy reigns.
Dealing with mistakes isn't easy with the eyes of the world on you and Shkodran Mustafi has learned this lesson the hard way. Despite a brave public admission of his fragility, the German defender is still struggling.
Alexander Zverev cruised through at the Australian Open on Tuesday before pledging to donate a substantial fee from every victory to bushfire relief funds. If he wins the whole thing, he'll donate all the prize money.
His father would have had him play soccer, but Mark Nzeocha had other ideas. The German opted for American football, and now he is on course to reach the pinnacle of the sport: the Super Bowl.
German second division club St. Pauli have asked police why they have appeared alongside jihadi and far-right groups on a UK counterterrorism guide. The club are renowned for their activism and their fans are baffled.
Iran's football federation has said it must hold all games in a third country. It was still unclear whether the decision would affect the national team's qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup.
Karate is to make its long-awaited debut at the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The growing debate over how to combat climate change has increased pressure on Bundesliga clubs to reduce CO2 emissions. The clubs have become quite active in this regard, but there's still no league-wide strategy.
Climate protection and sustainability are socio-political issues that Bundesliga clubs cannot ignore. We asked Germany's top football clubs which concrete measures they have put in place to further such goals.
Hundreds of thousands of people in Germany journey to Bundesliga stadiums every weekend, but their carbon footprint is enormous. How seriously does football take climate change?
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