Borussia Dortmund – Kings of the Transfer Window

Precious Odabi explores why Borussia Dortmund are the kings of the transfer window, and how they have managed to amass such a large amount of money from transfers over the years.

Why German teams struggle to dominate in Europe

Although Bayern Munich won the UEFA Champions League in 2019-20, the days of Bayern and Dortmund squaring up in a European final as they did in 2013 appear to be over. This past year Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund were both knocked out of the UEFA Champions League in the quarter-finals, with Leipzig failing to make it past the Round of 16. So if Germany wants to get themselves onto the level of England and Spain, what needs to change?

The decline of Schalke 04

From a Bundesliga staple to the worst team in the 2020/21 German Bundesliga  season, it has been an earth-shattering descent for Schalke 04. culminating in the club’s demotion to 2. Bundesliga. Here is a close examination of what went wrong, and their chances of coming straight back up to the big time next season.