World Cup Fever

The Spoiler’s Greatest Ever World Cup XI

Yeah, not bad…

World Cup XI

From now until the end of time, people will debate the greatest ever World Cup players, and attempt to come up with the perfect team. Fights will break out, relationships will hit the rocks, old women will be arrested in supermarkets [...]

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Manager watch

Ancelotti in at Chelsea, Klinsmann leaving Munich

A managerial edition of our daily transfer roundup

Franz Beckenbauer and Jurgen Klinsmann

As you can see, Franz Beckenbauer and Jurgen Klinsmann used to be in love. After last night’s humiliation, however, things aren’t so rosey…

Jurgen Klinsmann faces the sack Over-opinionated Bayern Munich president Franz [...]

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Europop Fun

Video: Luca Toni’s bizarre musical tribute

This is how Germans entertain themselves

Some folks like to claim that Germans have no sense of humour, but The Spoiler has evidence that this simply isn’t the case. [...]

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Official Complaint

German stars speak out about refereeing problems in the Bundesliga

Beckenbauer and Lehmann fail to see eye to eye over dissent issue

Jens Lehmann and Franz Beckenbauer

After seeing yellow for protesting over an opponent’s feigned injury in a 2-2 draw with Eintracht Frankfurt at the weekend, Stuttgart keeper and perennial complainer Jens Lehmann said [...]

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Bye Bye Bri

Five reasons Brian Barwick will not be missed

Unpopular FA head honcho will leave Soho Square 

Brian Barwick

FA chief executive Brian Barwick will be leaving his post at the end of the year, amid speculation of a rift between him and independent FA chairman Lord Triesman. It is also thought that since Alex Horne’s appointment [...]

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