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Swiss police called to Schumacher's home
The gates of Schumacher's villa in Gland. Photo: DPA/EPA/Salvatore Di Nolfi

Swiss police called to Schumacher's home

Swiss police were called to the home of Michael Schumacher on Wednesday to keep an eye on dozens of journalists and reporters who were outside his villa. READ  

Schumacher leaves Swiss hospital for home
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Schumacher leaves Swiss hospital for home

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has left a hospital in Switzerland and will continue his rehabilitation at home, more than eight months after suffering severe head injuries in a skiing accident. READ  

Scotland-Germany draw (at rock, paper, scissors)
Christoph Kramer applauds Germany's victory over Scotland. Photo: DPA

Scotland-Germany draw (at rock, paper, scissors)

They may have fallen to Germany on the football field on Sunday night, but the Scots could comfort themselves with a draw when two players started playing rock, paper, scissors on the pitch. READ  

Reus injured in 2-1 win over Scotland
Marco Reus in the moments after his clash with Mulgrew. Photo: DPA

Reus injured in 2-1 win over Scotland

UPDATE: Star forward Marco Reus will be out of action for four weeks after sustaining an injury to the same leg that prevented him from representing Germany in the World Cup in Brazil. READ  

Korea FA seeks dose of German medicine
Uli Stielike. Photo: DPA

Korea FA seeks dose of German medicine

South Korea have appointed former Germany international Uli Stielike as the national team's new coach, the Korea Football Association said on Friday. READ  

Argentina dish out friendly revenge
Keeper and interim captain Manuel Neuer did not have a good game. Photo: DPA

Argentina dish out friendly revenge

Argentina spoiled the party for world champions Germany by hammering the hosts 4-2 in an international friendly in Düsseldorf on Wednesday in a repeat of the World Cup final. READ  

Schweinsteiger is new Germany captain: Löw
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Schweinsteiger is new Germany captain: Löw

Bastian Schweinsteiger will replace fellow Bayern Munich player Philipp Lahm as captain of the German national football team, head trainer Joachim Löw said on Tuesday. READ  

Olympic visions compete in Berlin and Hamburg
Berlin and Hamburg mayors Klaus Wowereit and Olaf Scholz on Monday. Photos: DPA

Olympic visions compete in Berlin and Hamburg

Germany's capital and its gateway to the North Sea each released details of their Olympic bids on Monday as the race for the 2024 or 2028 summer games nominations picks up momentum. READ  

Security fears block Germany-Israel match
German and Israeli fans cheer in the stands during a friendly in Leipzig in 2012. Photo: DPA

Security fears block Germany-Israel match

A friendly soccer match against Israel marking 50 years of diplomatic ties has been called off amid security concerns and the escalation of the Middle East conflict, the German Football Federation (DFB) said on Friday. READ  

England-Germany rivals drawn in Champs League
Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm with fellow World Cup champion Bastian Schweinsteiger. Photo: DPA

England-Germany rivals drawn in Champs League

The 2014-15 Champions League draw yesterday brought déjà-vu for English and German clubs as old opponents found themselves facing off once again. READ  

Man gives Hitler salute at concentration camp
A former inmate stands at the entrance of Buchenwald in April 2014. Photo: DPA

Man gives Hitler salute at concentration camp

Police are investigating a football fan who allegedly made the Hitler salute at the former Buchenwald concentration camp in central Germany on Saturday. READ  

Germany crowned World Champions again
Germany beat South Korea on their way to the final. Photo: DPA

Germany crowned World Champions again

Germany won the U20 women's football World Cup on Sunday with a 1:0 victory over Nigeria in Canada. It is the third international title a German football side has won this summer. READ  

Rosberg booed for Hamilton crash
A sheepish Nico Rosberg takes the podium at the finish of the Belgian Grand Prix. Photo: DPA

Rosberg booed for Hamilton crash

UPDATE: Mercedes Formula One driver Nico Rosberg's rivalry with teammate Lewis Hamilton is in the spotlight again after the German was accused of deliberately smashing into his championship rival's car at the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday. READ  

Nine seconds: Bellarabi scores fastest goal
Karim Bellarabi opens the scoring for Bayer Leverkusen against Dortmund within 10 seconds. Photo: DPA

Nine seconds: Bellarabi scores fastest goal

Bayer Leverkusen's Karim Bellarabi hit the Bundesliga's fastest ever goal to help condemn title hopefuls Borussia Dortmund to a 2-0 defeat in their opening game on Saturday. READ  

Bayern kick off title defence with win
Bayern's galaxy of stars celebrate after scoring against VfL Wolfsburg on Friday. Photo: DPA

Bayern kick off title defence with win

Reigning German champions Bayern Munich got the new Bundesliga season off to a perfect start with a dramatic 2-1 win over VfL Wolfsburg on Friday. READ  

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