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Another top team falls victim to third-tier club in German Cup

Another top team falls victim to third-tier club in German Cup

Following two consecutive impressive triumphs against two German giants in the DFB-Pokal, Saarbrücken can no longer be described as a third-tier team. The world was taken aback when Saarbrücken stunned Bayern Munich in the second round with a 2-1 triumph in the last minute of extra time. In a resounding 2-0 victory against Eintracht Frankfurt, […]

Bayern Munich

/ 199 days ago

Another top team falls victim to third-tier club in German Cup

Following two consecutive impressive triumphs against two German giants in the DFB-Pokal, Saarbrücken can no longer be described as a third-tier team. The world was taken aback when Saarbrücken stunned Bayern Munich in the second round with a 2-1 triumph in the last minute of extra time. In a resounding 2-0 victory against Eintracht Frankfurt, […]

DFB-Pokal

/ 414 days ago

How to watch DFB-Pokal on US TV

We've got all the info you need for how to watch the DFB-Pokal on US TV. Where to watch DFB-Pokal on US TV and streaming As of 2023, ESPN+ has the exclusive rights to the German DFB-Pokal in both English and Spanish. This is similar to the Bundesliga and 2 Bundesliga, which are also found […]

DFB-Pokal

/ 414 days ago

How to watch DFB-Pokal on US TV

We've got all the info you need for how to watch the DFB-Pokal on US TV. Where to watch DFB-Pokal on US TV and streaming As of 2023, ESPN+ has the exclusive rights to the German DFB-Pokal in both English and Spanish. This is similar to the Bundesliga and 2 Bundesliga, which are also found […]

Bayern Munich

/ 662 days ago

Mane scores again as Bayern dispatch third-tier German Cup opponents

Berlin (AFP) – Sadio Mane was one of five different goalscorers as Bayern Munich qualified for the next round of the German Cup with a 5-0 win away at Viktoria Cologne on Wednesday.  Mane's goal, scored in the 53rd minute, was his fifth in six games this season since his summer arrival from Premier League […]
ByAFP

Bayern Munich

/ 696 days ago

Bayern start life without Lewandowski in German Super Cup

Berlin (AFP) – Bayern Munich face RB Leizpig in the German Super Cup on Saturday in their first competitive match since the departure of Robert Lewandowski and with Sadio Mane in their ranks. Julian Nagelsmann's men, who were powered to a 10th straight Bundesliga title last season by Lewandowski's 35 league goals, have been busy […]
ByAFP

German Cup

/ 764 days ago

RB Leipzig win first German Cup trophy

Berlin (AFP) – Ten-man RB Leipzig lifted the German Cup at the third attempt on Saturday  winning 4-2 on penalties having fought back to draw 1-1 against Freiburg after extra-time. "To win with ten men says a lot about our mentality and I'm really proud. It's great to finally get a first title," said Leipzig […]
ByAFP

Freiburg

/ 766 days ago

Bad blood stirred by scarf row ahead of German Cup final

Berlin (AFP) – Bad blood was stirred in the build-up to Saturday's German Cup final between Freiburg and RB Leipzig after a row over the seemingly innocuous matter of a commemorative scarf for supporters. Traditionally, the rival clubs each allow their logos to be used on a scarf which fans wear to the cup final […]
ByAFP

German Cup

/ 795 days ago

Forsberg sends RB Leipzig into German Cup final

Berlin (AFP) – Emil Forsberg headed RB Leipzig into their third German Cup final in four years with a last-gasp winner in a 2-1 home victory over Union Berlin on Wednesday. After an Andre Silva penalty had cancelled out Sheraldo Becker's first-half header for Union, Forsberg scored in the second minute of stoppage time to seal […]
ByAFP

Freiburg

/ 796 days ago

Freiburg brush aside Hamburg to reach their first German Cup final

Hamburg (AFP) – Freiburg cruised into the first German Cup final in the club's history with a 3-1 victory at second-tier Hamburg in Tuesday's semi-final, with all their goals coming in the first half. Bundesliga side Freiburg dominated Hamburg, who have spent the last four seasons in the second division, with Nils Petersen, Nicolas Hoefler and […]
ByAFP

German Cup

/ 797 days ago

Union plot cup upset by cleaning or paying for pizza

Berlin (AFP) – Paying for pizza and cleaning are some of the unusual methods Union Berlin are using in their bid to pull off a German Cup semi-final upset at in-form RB Leipzig on Wednesday. Leipzig are on a 14-game unbeaten run which has seen them power into the last four of both the Europa […]
ByAFP

German Cup

/ 797 days ago

Surprise semifinalists of the German Cup fight for European spot

Neither Bayern nor Dortmund will play in the DfB-Pokal finals for the first time since 2011. The two German heavyweights, boasting 25 titles combined, exited the competition even before the quarterfinals. With small margins for error and wildly varying Bundesliga standings, this season's DfB-Pokal holds more significance. A guaranteed Europa League spot is up for […]