Bundesliga guide for soccer dummies: Answering questions for American fans new to German league

Bundesliga, Germany’s top-flight soccer league, is getting set to return from its coronavirus hiatus this weekend, bringing an end to the shutdown that started in March. Since there’s a notable absence of sports here in North America, there’s a chance you’re interested in checking out Bundesliga action to see what Read more

Bundesliga season could return in early May as German officials back plan to play behind closed doors

Germany’s Bundesliga could be set to return on May 9 behind closed doors with effective coronavirus containment strategies in place throughout the country. Teams are back in training, though currently using groups of about seven or eight players. Bild hosted a Bundesliga summit where Bavaria’s Prime Minister Markus Soder and North Rhine-Westphalia’s Read more

German soccer power Borussia Dortmund turns stadium into coronavirus treatment center

In yet another example of the coronavirus pandemic forcing a country to repurpose a sports facility to better tackle the disease, Germany is using Borussia Dortmund’s stadium to help out with the country’s efforts. Signal Iduna Park is being turned into a coronavirus testing facility, the club announced in a Read more

Coronavirus: Wimbledon will be canceled due to pandemic, German tennis official says

The coronavirus outbreak has halted sporting events all around the world. According to German Tennis Federation vice president Dirk Hordorff, Wimbledeon will be the next big event affected. On Sunday, he told Sky Sports Germany that Wimbledon will be canceled. According to Hordorff, the cancellation will be announced on Wednesday after an Read more