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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TXTN NWZ

Lothar Matthaus rejects job offer from club by text message

2009 equivalent of Rivaldo’s “thx, but no thx” letter to Spurs

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Lothar Matthaus has turned down Argentinean Primera Division club Racing by text message, hours before starting his new job as manager. The legendary German sweeper had been expected to hop on a plane to Buenos Aires this [...]

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WAG of the Day

WAG No. 224: Kristina Liliana

Model finds celebrity status  love with man twice her age

Highly-decorated German legend Lothar Matthäus has enjoyed almost as many spouses as he has Bundesliga Titles. The oft-complaining Maccabi Netanya manager separated from his third wife earlier this year, and 25 days later he shacked up with a Ukranian model Kristina [...]

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Quarrelling Germans

Lothar Matthäus criticises Michael Ballack for criticising Germany coach

German legend throws stones from his glass house

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If you haven’t heard, the big news in Deutschland at the moment concerns Germany captain Michael Ballack‘s ongoing feud with Joachim Loew. It started when Ballack accused the manager of being critical of teammate Torsten Frings in the Frankfurter [...]

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