10 iconic phrases that map out each era of German history
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10 iconic phrases that map out each era of German history

The Local has collected 10 iconic and internationally renowned phrases that mark historic change in Germany, and how Germans see their country.

Here are six sports that you can still do during Germany’s November lockdown

Here are six sports that you can still do during Germany’s November lockdown

Nurse weeps as tells German court of her blood doping role

Nurse weeps as tells German court of her blood doping role

Football scandal spills over to tennis, basketball

Football scandal spills over to tennis, basketball

Behind locked doors: Bundesliga comeback in Germany

Behind locked doors: Bundesliga comeback in Germany

All eyes on Germany as Bundesliga football returns

All eyes on Germany as Bundesliga football returns

Coronavirus: German football bosses set to decide fate of Bundesliga games

Coronavirus: German football bosses set to decide fate of Bundesliga games

OPINION: Why Bayern Munich are staking their claim for Champions League glory

OPINION: Why Bayern Munich are staking their claim for Champions League glory

Inside the world of the cult east Berlin club that rails against commercialism

Inside the world of the cult east Berlin club that rails against commercialism

Swedish skiers save German’s life after sudden heart attack

Swedish skiers save German’s life after sudden heart attack

Germans celebrate first Wimbledon victory in over 20 years

Germans celebrate first Wimbledon victory in over 20 years

Munich football star faces up to 10 years’ prison for bar brawl

Munich football star faces up to 10 years’ prison for bar brawl

Germany wins World Cup 2018… according to computers

Germany wins World Cup 2018… according to computers

Injured Neuer named in Germany’s World Cup squad

Injured Neuer named in Germany’s World Cup squad

German or Turkish? Footballers’ meeting with Erdogan stokes identity debate

German or Turkish? Footballers’ meeting with Erdogan stokes identity debate

Hamburg relegated after 55 seasons in the Bundesliga

Hamburg relegated after 55 seasons in the Bundesliga

Swimmers take plunge as Germany’s first open air pool of season opens

Swimmers take plunge as Germany’s first open air pool of season opens

Could Germany win its first Hopman final in 20 years?

Could Germany win its first Hopman final in 20 years?

Munich locals disgruntled after Scottish football fans make mess of central square

Munich locals disgruntled after Scottish football fans make mess of central square

Germany clinches World Cup spot with win over Northern Ireland

Germany clinches World Cup spot with win over Northern Ireland

Accidental detour means disqualification for top five Kassel marathon runners

Accidental detour means disqualification for top five Kassel marathon runners

Bayern Munich pull legendary coach Heynckes out of retirement: report

Bayern Munich pull legendary coach Heynckes out of retirement: report

Five German climbers killed in deadliest accident of Alpine season

Five German climbers killed in deadliest accident of Alpine season

Renewed football violence as fans burn seats and banner at Berlin cup match

Renewed football violence as fans burn seats and banner at Berlin cup match

Cricket now booming in Germany, thanks to refugees

Cricket now booming in Germany, thanks to refugees

Adidas to launch mass production of shoes using 3D-printing

Adidas to launch mass production of shoes using 3D-printing

German Olympic canoe coach dies after taxi crash

German Olympic canoe coach dies after taxi crash

German Olympic team off to worst start since reunification

German Olympic team off to worst start since reunification

What’s on in Germany: July 2016

What’s on in Germany: July 2016

We’re not at our best yet, warn cocky Germany

We’re not at our best yet, warn cocky Germany

German TV says Russian athletics doping still ongoing

German TV says Russian athletics doping still ongoing

Lufthansa’s Euro 2016 ad takes aim at England

Lufthansa’s Euro 2016 ad takes aim at England

German swims from Europe to Africa in under 3 hours

German swims from Europe to Africa in under 3 hours

Inventor hopes to woo city-slicker hipsters with ‘half-bike’

Inventor hopes to woo city-slicker hipsters with ‘half-bike’

Tour de France 2017 to start in Düsseldorf

Tour de France 2017 to start in Düsseldorf

Dortmund draw most fans in global football

Dortmund draw most fans in global football

‘Sexist’ footballer made to referee girls’ match

‘Sexist’ footballer made to referee girls’ match

Alternative Advent calendar puts fitness first

Alternative Advent calendar puts fitness first

28-y/o to be youngest ever Bundesliga coach

28-y/o to be youngest ever Bundesliga coach

Germany did not buy World Cup: Beckenbauer

Germany did not buy World Cup: Beckenbauer

Hamburg Olympics gets €11 billion price tag

Hamburg Olympics gets €11 billion price tag

Does Hamburg stand a chance vs Paris or LA?

Does Hamburg stand a chance vs Paris or LA?

Six athletics world champs head to Berlin

Six athletics world champs head to Berlin

German named ‘arse bombing’ world champ

German named ‘arse bombing’ world champ

Man City snap up De Bruyne for €80 million

Man City snap up De Bruyne for €80 million

Meet some of Germany’s famous lefties

Meet some of Germany’s famous lefties

Germany reach semis of beach volleyball worlds

Germany reach semis of beach volleyball worlds

Semi-final clash with US ‘like a final’

Semi-final clash with US ‘like a final’

Wimbledon draw leaves Germans out in cold

Wimbledon draw leaves Germans out in cold

Germany’s women score 10 in World Cup opener

Germany’s women score 10 in World Cup opener

No public viewings for Champions League final

No public viewings for Champions League final

German public supports World Cup boycott

German public supports World Cup boycott

Bayern fans bring club’s earliest years to light

Bayern fans bring club’s earliest years to light

Rumours growing over Guardiola Bayern exit

Rumours growing over Guardiola Bayern exit

Bayern on the brink after Barca defeat

Bayern on the brink after Barca defeat

Not forever young, but a champion at 85

Not forever young, but a champion at 85

FC Bayern silence critics in style

FC Bayern silence critics in style

Bayern doctor quits in spat with Guardiola

Bayern doctor quits in spat with Guardiola

FC Bayern on brink of European exit

FC Bayern on brink of European exit

Ethiopia’s Legese wins Berlin half marathon

Ethiopia’s Legese wins Berlin half marathon

Bike-friendly Münster leaves cities in the dust

Bike-friendly Münster leaves cities in the dust

Security fears block Germany-Israel match

Security fears block Germany-Israel match

Miroslav Klose: 71 goals wins us over

Miroslav Klose: 71 goals wins us over

‘Mad professor’ to swim length of Rhine

‘Mad professor’ to swim length of Rhine

Seven greatest German sporting triumphs

Seven greatest German sporting triumphs

Top ten: Why Germany is better than France

Top ten: Why Germany is better than France

Bayern Munich crush Man United’s hopes

Bayern Munich crush Man United’s hopes

Bayern happy with Manchester draw

Bayern happy with Manchester draw

Rising biathlete star, 19, dies

Rising biathlete star, 19, dies

The Local’s top ten sport stories of the year

The Local’s top ten sport stories of the year

Fourth F1 victory sparks party in ‘Vettelheim’

Fourth F1 victory sparks party in ‘Vettelheim’

250 summer swimmers die in German waters

250 summer swimmers die in German waters

Adidas hits currency hurdles but profits up

Adidas hits currency hurdles but profits up

Boys and girls can be split for sports

Boys and girls can be split for sports

Fewer climbing deaths in German Alps

Fewer climbing deaths in German Alps

Bayern coach faces ex-team in strained friendly

Bayern coach faces ex-team in strained friendly

Ten perks of a German summer

Ten perks of a German summer

Bayern fans celebrate Bundesliga win

Bayern fans celebrate Bundesliga win

Fans flock to London for all-German CL final

Fans flock to London for all-German CL final

Torn hamstring relegates Götze to the bench

Torn hamstring relegates Götze to the bench

Bayern determined to ‘finish job’ against Barca

Bayern determined to ‘finish job’ against Barca

German teams gear up for Champions League

German teams gear up for Champions League

Bayern win tenth match in a row

Bayern win tenth match in a row

Bayern to wrap up Bundesliga in lederhosen

Bayern to wrap up Bundesliga in lederhosen

Bravehearts take on Bavaria’s toughest race

Bravehearts take on Bavaria’s toughest race

Fans frustrated as top CL match airs on Sky

Fans frustrated as top CL match airs on Sky

Bayern 12 points ahead despite Gladbach draw

Bayern 12 points ahead despite Gladbach draw

A third of toboggan runs deemed dangerous

A third of toboggan runs deemed dangerous

Fink keen to keep rising star Son at HSV

Fink keen to keep rising star Son at HSV

Gay Bundesliga player fears public outing

Gay Bundesliga player fears public outing

Bullied footballer:club abandoned me

Bullied footballer:club abandoned me

Germany struggle to beat Faroe Islands

Germany struggle to beat Faroe Islands

Woman, 23, killed in canyoning accident

Woman, 23, killed in canyoning accident

First medal for Paralympians in shooting

First medal for Paralympians in shooting

German hockey champs face €500,000 party bill

German hockey champs face €500,000 party bill

Germany crumble in Argentina friendly

Germany crumble in Argentina friendly

Bavarian machos gather for finger-pulling fest

Bavarian machos gather for finger-pulling fest

Can a Nazi’s lover represent Germany?

Can a Nazi’s lover represent Germany?

Mud Olympics shows gold where there’s muck

Mud Olympics shows gold where there’s muck

Klitschko victory brings big ratings

Klitschko victory brings big ratings

Cologne relegated, Berlin saved – for now

Cologne relegated, Berlin saved – for now

One man’s mission to swim length of Rhine

One man’s mission to swim length of Rhine

Athlete names and shames stalker online

Athlete names and shames stalker online

Long school days ‘hinder new sports stars’

Long school days ‘hinder new sports stars’

Report: Adidas Olympic gear made in sweatshops

Report: Adidas Olympic gear made in sweatshops

Geriatric German gymnast wows audience

Geriatric German gymnast wows audience

Ice-skaters take gold for Germany

Ice-skaters take gold for Germany

Star striker Raul rekindles Schalke’s fire

Star striker Raul rekindles Schalke’s fire

Bobsleigher nearly dies from wood in buttock

Bobsleigher nearly dies from wood in buttock

Home is where the tax breaks are for Michael Schumacher

Home is where the tax breaks are for Michael Schumacher

Barbed wire attacks leave bikers scared of decapitation

Barbed wire attacks leave bikers scared of decapitation

Unreliable weather rains on Intersport results

Unreliable weather rains on Intersport results

Klitschko wants to knock out Britain’s David Haye

Klitschko wants to knock out Britain’s David Haye

Ballack left waiting for place against former team Chelsea

Ballack left waiting for place against former team Chelsea

Nowitzki cheered by thousands upon return home

Nowitzki cheered by thousands upon return home

Women’s football confronts gay taboos

Women’s football confronts gay taboos

Görges the first German to win Stuttgart WTA in 17 years

Görges the first German to win Stuttgart WTA in 17 years

Bayern’s defeat by Schalke leave them trailing in Liga stakes

Bayern’s defeat by Schalke leave them trailing in Liga stakes

Former East German athlete wants name removed from record

Former East German athlete wants name removed from record

Charity mud-games begin in Schleswig-Holstein

Charity mud-games begin in Schleswig-Holstein

Swiss daredevil to walk Zugspitze cable line

Swiss daredevil to walk Zugspitze cable line

Bonn police foxtrot back to fitness

Bonn police foxtrot back to fitness

Hertha player buys beer for 74,000 fans

Hertha player buys beer for 74,000 fans

Runners to mark unification by tracing former border

Runners to mark unification by tracing former border

Premier Althaus faces manslaughter charge

Premier Althaus faces manslaughter charge

Althaus will not be questioned in ski death

Althaus will not be questioned in ski death

Althaus was not drunk or speeding in ski accident

Althaus was not drunk or speeding in ski accident

Climbers killed in Mont Blanc avalanche from southern Germany

Climbers killed in Mont Blanc avalanche from southern Germany

Sports specialist warns against Chinese training methods

Sports specialist warns against Chinese training methods

Secrecy surrounds Ballack’s upcoming nuptials

Secrecy surrounds Ballack’s upcoming nuptials

How Team Telekom totalled the Tour de France

How Team Telekom totalled the Tour de France

Batty for baseball in Bavaria

Batty for baseball in Bavaria

Carl Zeiss creates world’s smallest football field

Carl Zeiss creates world’s smallest football field

German wins skyscraper run

German wins skyscraper run

Steffi Graf awarded top German sports honour

Steffi Graf awarded top German sports honour

Aussies slump to German field hockey squad

Aussies slump to German field hockey squad

Canada crushes Germany at ice hockey championship

Canada crushes Germany at ice hockey championship

Australian Rules Fußball? Germany goes Down Under

Australian Rules Fußball? Germany goes Down Under

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German hockey team clinches Olympic spot

Germany’s ADAC calls on Mosley to step down

Germany’s ADAC calls on Mosley to step down

Stuttgart’s Super Mario looking to blitz the Swiss

Stuttgart’s Super Mario looking to blitz the Swiss

Report: T-Mobile cyclists ‘probably’ doped

Report: T-Mobile cyclists ‘probably’ doped

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Football Federation calls in lawyers after police raid

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Bayern’s Van Bommel to fight three-match ban

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Japan beats Germany in table tennis shock