Monthly Archives: June 2011

A Few Somethings

On his Facebook page (!/PhilippLahm), Philipp tells about his vacation and the beginning of a new season (the traditional opening is on July 2nd at Allianz Arena). It is nice to hear the he had a great time.  I have to say that I am looking forward to the 2011-2012 season. There is a lot […]

A fundraiser organized by Lahm and the Bavarian Football Association

After the match in Azerbaijan and before going on vacation, Philipp played two friendly matches. The first (June 9th) was in Stuttgart. He was on loan there in 2003-2005, and one of his former teammates has decided to retire. He has invited Philipp to participate in a friendly as part of the ceremony. Then, on […]

The German National team and its match in Baku

The last game of the German National team this, or perhaps I should say ‘last’, season was in Baku against Azerbaijan. The DFB-Elf had lost some of its players due to injuries, so the team’s starting eleven took an interesting form, with ‘newbies’ being on the field from the very first minute. The defense was […]

Bayern: New contracts and a feeling of change

So, today is the day when many Bayern fans had a huge party. The reason? Manuel Neuer, one of the best young goalkeepers in the world, finally signed a contract with the club. Schalke04 and Bayern had been going back and forth, trying to find a solution, with Schalke04 seriously protesting. The transfer window opened […]