Tag: Lothar Matthaus

Germany confident Mesut Ozil racism won’t cost them 2024 Euro bid

The president of Germany’s FA, Reinhard Grindel, doesn’t believe the Mesut Ozil ‘affair’ will cost the country when it comes to bidding for the 2024 European championships.
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Ozil of Germany during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Ozil hypocrisy in full swing as football embraces Putin

As Mesut Ozil trudged off the pitch against South Korea, a few fans hurled insults in his direction. He’d just been part of the first ever German team to crash out in the group stages of a World Cup and he knew, if the last few weeks had anything to go by, that his life was about to get worse.
BERLIN, GERMANY - MARCH 27: Lothar Matthaeus, newly elected president of the Club of Former National Players, prior to the friendly match between Germany and Brazil at Olympiastadion on March 27, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

No heart, no joy: Matthaus turns on Mesut Ozil

Lothar Matthaus has hit out at Mesut Ozil claiming that it looks like he doesn’t want to play for Germany.
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Matthaus tips Bayern Munich to beat Arsenal to Mbappe

German legend, Lothar Matthaus, believes that Arsenal target, Kylian Mbappe, will sign for Bayern Munich in the summer.

German legend: Alexis would be great for Bayern Munich

German legend, Lothar Matthaus, reckons that Alexis Sanchez would be a good signing for Bayern Munich.

‘Difficult’ to stop Kolasinac joining Arsenal admits Matthaus

German football legend, Lothar Matthaus, has revealed that it will be difficult to keep Sead Kolasinac at Schalke with the likes of Arsenal ready to snap him up.
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German legend tears into Mesut Ozil

Football manager and German legend, Lothar Matthaus, served up some cold, hard truths in his column for the Sun regarding Mesut Ozil's performances in big games.
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Matthäus changes his tune on Özil

After throwing around plenty of criticism over the past year, Germany legend Lothar Matthäus is finally giving Mesut Özil the credit he deserves.
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German legend wrong to call for Ozil to be dropped

Lothar Matthaus has hit out at Mesut Ozil, saying that he disappears from games and should be dropped from the national side. His comments echo those...

German legend bitter about Podolski

by Lewis Ambrose Former Germany captain Lothar Matthäus has had a dig at the career of Lukas Podolski as the current Arsenal player gets closer and...