Bayern Munich's injury crisis should ease when key players return on Saturday as Pep Guardiola's Bundesliga leaders chase a club record with one eye on next week's Champions League clash at Juventus.
Bayern Munich stars Franck Ribéry and Mario Götze are among those closing in on a return to first-team action, but it remains to be seen if Pep Guardiola includes the duo in his match-day squad against Augsburg on Sunday.
A Thomas Mueller brace and a Mario Goetze snap shot lifted Bayern Munich to a 3-0 win over Olympiakos in their Champions League Group F opener on Wednesday as tensions boiled over on the terraces.
Scotland take on Germany in their Group D qualifier on Monday hoping to pull off an upset and keep alive their hopes of qualification for the 2016 European Championships next summer
Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rumminegge has stressed that the Bavarian giants intend to keep Mario Götze for the coming season amidst rumours of interest from Serie A champions Juventus
Germany have qualified for Euro 2012, winning all ten games of their group. TheHardTackle analyzes how the quality of the backups helped the team maintain the winning rhythm during the qualifiers.
TheHardTackle analyses how Germany fared in the recent International break - from a tactical change to the emergence of Andre Schürrle and Mario Götze.
With another exciting year under the belt, it is time to reflect on some of the young stand out performers of different leagues. So who are the next Zidanes, Ronaldos or Maldinis?
Check out the list of youth prodigies who have helped in resurrecting the charm of Bundesliga.