• Home
  • /
  • Football
  • /
  • The View From Germany: How Bild Are Building Up Tonight's Game

The View From Germany: How Bild Are Building Up Tonight's Game

Ben Kiely
By Ben Kiely
Share this article

It appears that Bild are playing up a rivalry between Roy Keane and Joachim Loew ahead of the Ireland v Germany Euro qualifying clash in Gelsenkirchen tonight.  The German newspaper went with the provocative headline:

Ireland coach Keane threatens Germany

"Germany is a wounded animal"

The somewhat comical looking photo might make readers forget that Martin O'Neill is the manager of Ireland, and as such is actually squaring off against Germany's World Cup-winning coach.


Bild was also full of praise for Robbie Keane, who's three goals in 13 minutes against Gibraltar set the record for the fastest hat-trick in the history of the European qualifiers. they referred to Keano as "the star of Irish football" and described him as a "living legend". They might be a tad disappointed if the rumours that Ireland's record goalscorer could drop to the bench for tonight ring true.

Ireland's crucial match against Germany kicks off at 7:45pm on RTE2. We'll also have full coverage of all the developments at Balls.ie.


Hat tip: Bild

SEE ALSO: Ireland v Germany: A Football Rivalry With A Bigger History Than You’d Imagine
SEE ALSO: 6 Reasons Why Ireland Can Beat Germany In October
SEE ALSO: Ireland Likely To Be Without Two Major Players For Germany Qualifier



Join The Monday Club Have a tip or something brilliant you wanted to share on? We're looking for loyal Balls readers free-to-join members club where top tipsters can win prizes and Balls merchandise

Processing your request...

You are now subscribed!

Share this article

Copyright © 2024. All rights reserved. Developed by Square1 and powered by PublisherPlus.com