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One Step Down, Two Steps Up

Serge Gnabry had an eventful last summer. He’d just gotten off  a turbulent season where his loan deal with Tony…

The Forgotten Peoples of the Herero and Nama

image obtained from https://www.democracynow.org/2016/12/28/headlines/germany_nearing_deal_on_reparations_to_namibia_over_genocide  LEBENSRAUM “A genocide in Africa has not received the same attention that genocide in Europe or genocide…

“To Look After Me” – President Buhari when asked on wife’s function

Following the First Lady’s expression of disapproval on some of the things going on under the President Buhari led government,…
Aisha and Muhammadu Buhari

The Aisha and Muhammadu Buhari Brouhaha: What Happened?

So if you don’t know what’s transpired between your First Lady and President, Aisha and Muhammadu Buhari, we’re here to…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #2: Manuel Neuer

Take stock of the most important cogs in Germany’s World Cup success and Bayern Munich’s domestic triumphs and Manuel Neuer…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #4: Philipp Lahm

Pep Guardiola called him the “cleverest” player he has ever coached. That’s as great a compliment as they come considering…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #8: Thomas Muller

Thomas Muller “Raumdeuter” which translates to “ interpreter of space” is undoubtedly one of the most versatile players in the…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #10: Toni Kroos

In 2007, Toni Kroos was awarded the Golden Ball at the U17 World Cup. He had led the German team…

GERMANY VS BRAZIL: A PREVIEW

  Whew!! They survived the James Rodriguez led Colombians scare after quite a solid display by their team. The supporters…

Custodian ThinkTank: Who will win the World Cup?

Oluwamayowa Idowu: Spain. Those tiki taka obituaries were overstated. Spain could do something no side in world football has done.…

Unforgettable World Cup Moments: Phillip Lahm opens the 2006 World Cup

When Germany hosted the 2006 World Cup, much was expected of them. They had been runners up in 2002 and…