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Winter Olympics: German ice hockey team pull off 'Wunder von Pyeongchang'

Watching the players and coach Marco Sturm being interviewed on German public broadcaster ARD after Friday’s game, it was clear that none of them had yet grasped what they had just achieved. By beating Canada, the defending gold medalists from both the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver and 2014 in Sochi, 4-3, Germany not only advanced to the final, but secured ...

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Opinion: 50+1 is the root of all that is good about German football

Borussia Dortmund boast the highest average attendance of any club in Europe, including, as the club’s head of marketing Carsten Cramer revealed in 2013, an estimated 1,000 British football fans at every home game. It’s a figure that can only have increased since, and I continue to encounter fans from all over the world on my regular trips to matches across Germany, from ...

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Opinion: 50+1 is the root of all that is good about German football

Borussia Dortmund boast the highest average attendance of any club in Europe, including, as the club’s head of marketing Carsten Cramer revealed in 2013, an estimated 1,000 British football fans at every home game. It’s a figure that can only have increased since, and I continue to encounter fans from all over the world on my regular trips to matches across Germany, from ...

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