Author

 
Raphael Honigstein

Raphael Honigstein

    German fans lose the fun
    German fans lose the fun
    "Football," they used to say in Germany, "is the most beautiful minor matter in the world." That sentiment went out of fashion, along with those...
    'He cannot play badly'
    'He cannot play badly'
    Before the start of the World Cup, many Germans did not truly expect Die Nationalmannschaft to win the tournament – coach Joachim Low even had...
    Özil’s ‘escape’ from Madrid is a real leap of faith
    Özil’s ‘escape’ from Madrid is a real leap of faith
    Fourth division team Rot-Weiss Essen, a traditional powerhouse that has fallen on hard times, were jubilant when they heard the news on Monday;...