Bundesliga has found its new star this season. No surprise, its Kevin De Bruyne. The Belgian has been the shining light for Wolfsburg this season. Bayern Munich might secure their third consecutive title in April itself, but undoubtedly the find of the season in German top flight is a player who was considered unnecessary for The Special One’s plans at Chelsea. Jose Mourinho considered the playmaker excess to his plans and fast forward one year, he is running hot favorite for Player of The Tournament in Germany. Such has been the 23-year old’s influence at the Volkswagen Arena. The former Werder Bremen man is already sitting top of the assists chart with 16 assists, seven more than Thomas Muller and Zlatko Junuzovic both who have nine each. And nine goals for an attacking midfielder is a great outcome since his job is creating chances for the lone striker Dieter Hecking usually employs. After impressing with Belgian club Genk in 2010-11 […]
The Bavarians were trounced by the Lower Saxony club in 4-1 thumping at the Volkswagen Arena on Friday but what did the match change for Wolfsburg and Bundesliga on the whole?
Wolfsburg have not had an easy time since 2009, but Allofs and Hecking are steering the club toward long-term stability.
VfL Wolfsburg is a classic case of a club that achieved a lot in a small span of time, but failed to maintain their lofty status for long.