Yebo! – Germany says “Yes”

Yebo! – Germany says “Yes”

“Yebo” is Zulu and means “Yes!”. Which is what the German players wore on the front of their shirts at their first practice in South Africa, Monday late afternoon in Atteridgeville’s “Super Stadium”. “We want to say ‘yes’ to this

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Germany train after arrival in South Africa

Germany train after arrival in South Africa

Germany took part in their first World Cup training session in front of almost 2,000 spectators in Pretoria on Monday, a few hours after arriving in South Africa. Joachim Loew’s side, robbed of captain Michael Ballack through injury, arrived at

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Lahm, Schweinsteiger and Butt sit out training

Lahm, Schweinsteiger and Butt sit out training

Germany defender Philipp Lahm, midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger and goalkeeper Hans-Jorg Butt all sat out training on Thursday at the team’s pre-FIFA World Cup training camp in northen Italy. Having only recently joined the squad, Lahm and Schweinsteiger were sent off

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Germany warm up with 24-0 win

Germany warm up with 24-0 win

Germany enjoyed an easy workout against a local amateur team in their training camp in Sudtirol, thrashing their hapless opponents 24-0 with Bayern Munich strikers Miroslav Klose and Mario Gomez netting five each. Fellow strikers Cacau and Stefan Kiessling scored

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20.05.2008: First days in Mallorca

20.05.2008: First days in Mallorca

Drizzle and unseasonably cold temperatures around 16 degrees Celsius greeted Joachim Löw and his players as the German team arrived on Mallorca. The plane landed at 5.32 P.M. on Monday. It marked the beginning of the final countdown for the

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