After a bitter-sweet European week, German football is back to domestic action this week as second round of DFB Pokal and Bundesliga promise interesting fixtures in the next five days. While the Champions League did not yield all positive results for the German teams, matchday 3 in the  Europa League was fruitful as all three German representatives Augsburg, Dortmund and Schalke picked up points. Upcoming domestic weekend also promises some great action in the form of top clashes along with the unpredictability of the DFB Pokal. Lets take a look at the top five things to look forward in this week. Gladbach And Schalke Back-to-Back Clashes: It has been a roller coaster ride for Borussia Monchengladbach for the past few months as the team finished third last season to shockingly slump to a five defeats in a row at the season start. With Lucien Favre, stepping down as the Foals’ head coach, all looked lost for the Rhinelanders. But Andre […]

Arsenal FC and Manchester City have joined Chelsea FC in the race for AFC Augsburg’s Ghanaian left back Abdul Baba Rahman as per reports in the Guardian. The 20-year-old is coming of the back of an impressive campaign with Bundesliga side Augsburg with whom he was one of the key players, as they finished fifth in the league table and qualified for European competition for the first time. It was reported last week that Chelsea FC were looking to sign Rahman with the London club making a 15 million Euro move for the Ghanaian international. Chelsea are in the market for a new left back with the future of Felipe Luis coming under increased speculation. The 29-year-old Brazilian has failed to grab a regular place in the starting line-up since his arrival from Atletico Madrid. Jose Mourinho has preferred Cesar Azpilicueta over Luis in the left side of the defense with Branislav Ivanovic starting as the right back. The Guardian reports says that Augsburg have slapped a 20 Million Euros […]