Latest news about Germany

Beckenbauer before Swiss prosecutors in corruption probe

2017-03-23 19:58

German football legend Franz Beckenbauer appeared before Swiss prosecutors as part of a corruption probe into the awarding of the 2006 World Cup to...

Podolski signs off in style

2017-03-23 06:37

Lukas Podolski signed off his Germany career in style smashing home the winning goal with his trusty left boot to seal a 1-0 friendly victory over...

Five classic Germany v England showdowns

2017-03-21 09:55

World champions Germany host England in Dortmund in a mouth-watering international friendly. AFP look at five historic clashes between the European...

Germany, England to blood youngsters in glamour friendly

2017-03-21 06:59

World champions Germany host England in a prestige friendly in Dortmund with both coaches primed to give youth a chance.

German great Lahm calls time on career

2017-02-08 07:27

Bayern Munich's captain Philipp Lahm has announced that he will retire from all football at the end of the season.

Germany to apply to host Euro 2024

2017-01-20 21:37

The German Football Association has announced it is applying to host the 2024 European Championships.

SWC top-scorer Klose retires at 38

2016-11-01 14:15

Germany's prolific Miroslav Klose, the all-time Soccer World Cup top-scorer, has announced his retirement.

Loew extends Germany reign until 2020

2016-10-31 14:31

Germany's World Cup-winning coach Joachim Loew has extend his contract until 2020, the German FA has announced.

Loew set to stay German coach until 2020

2016-10-29 20:07

Germany's World Cup-winning coach Joachim Loew is set to extend his reign until 2020.

Poll: Beckenbauer should ditch 'Kaiser' nickname

2016-09-21 15:19

A majority of Germans believe football legend Franz Beckenbauer no longer deserves the nickname 'Kaiser Franz'.

Beckenbauer cancels Swiss trip amidst investigation

2016-09-02 14:01

Franz Beckenbauer on Friday cancelled a public appointment in Zurich, amidst the on-going investigation by Swiss prosecutors.

Neuer named new Germany captain

2016-09-01 15:18

Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer was named as the new captain of world champions Germany following Bastian Schweinsteiger's retirement.

Beckenbauer faces criminal charges

2016-09-01 15:11

Swiss federal prosecutors have opened an investigation into German soccer great Franz Beckenbauer.

Germany should have won Euro 2016 - Podolski

2016-08-17 14:43

Lukas Podolski believes Germany wasted their chance to lift the Euro 2016 title and admits he was sad to see Portugal win the final.

Schweinsteiger to play in final Germany friendly

2016-08-16 15:10

Bastian Schweinsteiger will play one last game for Germany at the end of August, it was announced on Tuesday.