Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

Get Your Head Around The Wild Sport Of Headis

Find table tennis too easy? Well get rid of the traditional ball & paddle and bust out a soccer ball. Introducing the hard-headed (literally) sport of Headis. A possible future Olympic sport? You tell me. A sport which requires a tremendous amount of skill and practice, Headis has been gaining traction in the social media…

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7 Things You May Not Know About Bastian Schweinsteiger

The MLS and Chicago Fire scored a major coup when they secured the services of German soccer star Bastian Schweinsteiger. Although he’s moved on from the Bundesliga and Premier League, the former German international captain still has plenty in the tank. His talent is evident to most soccer fans, but here are 7 things you may…

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Soccer Pro Makes Vegan Beard Bet

Marco Sailer is a guy worth getting to know. Sure, the beard is fantastic, but there’s more to the footballer known as ‘Toni’. No stranger to the multiple tiers of German professional soccer, Marco has a message that he wants to resonate across all sports. Click here to discover bearded fashion icon Raul Meireles: http://www.athletecrush.com/soccer/athlete-crush-raul-meireles-unique-style/ Follow…

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FC Bayern’s Lena Lotzen: Just Play Soccer (Einfach zum Fußball gehen)

Für die deutsche Version, nach unten scrollen. It is crazy how decisions you make as a child affect the rest of your life. “Why not,” thought the five-year-old Lena Lotzen when a kindergarten friend asked her if she wanted to join in playing soccer. Today, 18 years later, Lena Lotzen is a European champion and one of…

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Nico Rosberg: Going Out On Top

Fresh off of winning the 2016 Formula One World Championship, German racecar driver Nico Rosberg recently announced his retirement from the racing world. Having reached the pinnacle of his sport, Rosberg will now focus his time and efforts on family. To honor the career of Rosberg, we’d like to pay tribute to 25 years of racing…

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King of the Assist

German footballer Mesut Özil is no stranger to lending a helping hand. The talented midfielder has built an enviable reputation for his ability to provide teammates with deftly weighted through balls and pinpoint crosses. Yet the generosity of Özil as a footballer is only the tip of the iceberg. His charitable donations and life-saving interventions…

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