The reigning champions are presently in third spot in the Bundesliga, five points behind pace-setters Bayern Munich and have already qualified for the last sixteen stage in DFB Pokal. Apparently it may seem that all is well behind The Yellow Wall. It’s true there might no reason to push the panic button as yet but the Borussians have started off the season in a nightmarish fashion, accumulating only seven points from the first five games. Although they balanced it out later in the next six games, three losses already in just eleven games has raised eyebrows. Their indifferent domestic form coincided with a slew of crippled performances in the Champions League, which included two back to back thrashings away from home, has landed them at the bottom of their group with a solitary point in as many as three games. The embarrassment of crashing out from the continental tournament at the very first hurdle is looming large. It does not […]
Usually, one man is never the reason for his team's glory. He always needs a 'partner in crime' to help him out. Together, they might conquer the world! TheHardTackle's Somnath Sengupta picks out ten potentially devastating partnerships to look forward to in South Africa..