Mario Gomez

AFP

Mario Gomez heads back to Stuttgart

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) – Experienced German international striker Mario Gomez is to move to Stuttgart from Wolfsburg, rejoining the team he left eight years ago.

Gomez, 32, came through the Stuttgart youth system and won the 2007 Bundesliga title with the club.

“I am very happy to return home, to the place where it all began,” he said.

Leipzig stumble again with Wolfsburg draw

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) – RB Leipzig dropped more crucial points in the Bundesliga title race as they were held to a 1-1 draw away to Wolfsburg on Tuesday.

Wolfsburg took the lead against the run of play on 15 minutes, Paul Verhaegh coolly slotting home a penalty after Ibrahima Konate’s foul on Mario Gomez.

Leipzig stumble again with Wolfsburg draw

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) – RB Leipzig dropped more crucial points in the Bundesliga title race as they were held to a 1-1 draw away to Wolfsburg on Tuesday.

Wolfsburg took the lead against the run of play on 15 minutes, Paul Verhaegh coolly slotting home a penalty after Ibrahima Konate’s foul on Mario Gomez.

Wolfsburg win play-off to stay in Bundesliga

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) – VfL Wolfsburg guaranteed their Bundesliga survival on Monday as Euro 2016-winner Vieirinha scored to secure a 1-0 win away at Eintracht Braunschweig that sealed a 2-0 aggregate victory in their relegation play-off.

Having won last Tuesday’s home leg 1-0 thanks to a Mario Gomez penalty, Wolfsburg were safe as Vieirinha smashed home the winning goal on the night just after the break.

Wolfsburg win play-off to stay in Bundesliga

EPL Talk at related • 1 view

Berlin (AFP) – VfL Wolfsburg guaranteed their Bundesliga survival on Monday as Euro 2016-winner Vieirinha scored to secure a 1-0 win away at Eintracht Braunschweig that sealed a 2-0 aggregate victory in their relegation play-off.

Having won last Tuesday’s home leg 1-0 thanks to a Mario Gomez penalty, Wolfsburg were safe as Vieirinha smashed home the winning goal on the night just after the break.

Wolfsburg strike first in Bundesliga survival battle

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) – Wolfsburg struck the opening blow in their battle to remain in the Bundesliga on Thursday when they defeated neighbours Eintracht Brunswick 1-0 in the first leg of a promotion/relegation play-off.

A Mario Gomez penalty after 35 minutes proved the difference between the two sides who meet in the second leg on Monday.

Gomez hits rapid treble for Wolfsburg in six-goal thriller

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) – Mario Gomez netted a hat-trick inside seven minutes as Wolfsburg fought back from two goals down to take the lead before Bayer Leverkusen salvaged a point in Sunday’s 3-3 draw.

Germany striker Gomez has now scored six goals in his last four games in the Bundesliga.

Gomez hits rapid treble for Wolfsburg in six-goal thriller

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) – Mario Gomez netted a hat-trick inside seven minutes as Wolfsburg fought back from two goals down to take the lead before Bayer Leverkusen salvaged a point in Sunday’s 3-3 draw.

Germany striker Gomez has now scored six goals in his last four games in the Bundesliga.

Gomez slams ‘naive, youth team’ Wolfsburg

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Germany striker Mario Gomez has slammed "naive" Wolfsburg for playing "like a youth team" as their 2-1 home defeat to Augsburg dragged them back towards the Bundesliga's relegation places.

Inside 12 months, Wolfsburg have gone from beating Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid 2-0 in the Champions League quarter-finals, eventually losing after defeat in Spain, to their current ranking of 14th in Germany's top flight four points from the drop zone.

Gomez slams ‘naive, youth team’ Wolfsburg

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Germany striker Mario Gomez has slammed "naive" Wolfsburg for playing "like a youth team" as their 2-1 home defeat to Augsburg dragged them back towards the Bundesliga's relegation places.

Inside 12 months, Wolfsburg have gone from beating Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid 2-0 in the Champions League quarter-finals, eventually losing after defeat in Spain, to their current ranking of 14th in Germany's top flight four points from the drop zone.

PSG agree Draxler deal – report

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Paris (AFP) Paris Saint-Germain have agreed a deal with Wolfsburg to sign German World Cup-winning midfielder Julian Draxler for 36 million euros (£30.5m, $37.5m), according to the website of French sports daily L'Equipe.

Draxler, 23, is on the market after a difficult first half to the season with a struggling Wolfsburg side and was widely expected to leave in the January transfer window.

PSG agree Draxler deal – report

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Paris (AFP) Paris Saint-Germain have agreed a deal with Wolfsburg to sign German World Cup-winning midfielder Julian Draxler for 36 million euros (£30.5m, $37.5m), according to the website of French sports daily L'Equipe.

Draxler, 23, is on the market after a difficult first half to the season with a struggling Wolfsburg side and was widely expected to leave in the January transfer window.

Mueller brace inspires impressive Germany win

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Hamburg (AFP) Thomas Mueller netted twice as Germany eased to an impressive 3-0 home win over the Czech Republic to keep them top of their World Cup qualifying group on Saturday.

It leaves Germany with a perfect six points ahead of Tuesday's next qualifier, home to Northern Ireland, who beat San Marino 4-0.

Injured striker Gomez out of Germany squad

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Misfiring striker Mario Gomez is out of Germany's upcoming World Cup qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Northern Ireland with injury, German football officials said on Tuesday.

The 31-year-old Wolfsburg player has a buttock injury and will not travel to Hamburg, where Germany will host the Czech Republic on Saturday before taking on Northern Ireland on Tuesday in Hanover.

Injured striker Gomez out of Germany squad

EPL Talk at related • 1 view

Berlin (AFP) Misfiring striker Mario Gomez is out of Germany's upcoming World Cup qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Northern Ireland with injury, German football officials said on Tuesday.

The 31-year-old Wolfsburg player has a buttock injury and will not travel to Hamburg, where Germany will host the Czech Republic on Saturday before taking on Northern Ireland on Tuesday in Hanover.

Gomez’s goal-drought continues with Wolfsburg

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Mario Gomez's goal-drought continued on Sunday as the Germany striker again failed to hit the net in Wolfsburg's goalless Bundesliga draw with Mainz.

The 31-year-old, who has netted 29 goals in 68 internationals for Germany, joined Wolfsburg from Fiorentina in August for seven million euros ($7.

Dortmund rout Wolfsburg to go top in Germany

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice on Tuesday as Borussia Dortmund romped to another big win with a 5-1 victory at VfL Wolfsburg to temporarily top the German league table.

Having hammered both Legia Warsaw and Darmstadt 6-0 in their previous matches, Thomas Tuchel's Dortmund handed out another drubbing with Gonzalo Castro setting up two of their goals.

Dortmund rout Wolfsburg to go top in Germany

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice on Tuesday as Borussia Dortmund romped to another big win with a 5-1 victory at VfL Wolfsburg to temporarily top the German league table.

Having hammered both Legia Warsaw and Darmstadt 6-0 in their previous matches, Thomas Tuchel's Dortmund handed out another drubbing with Gonzalo Castro setting up two of their goals.

Germany’s Mueller back to his old self in Euro 2016 win

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Paris (AFP) After an underwhelming start to Euro 2016, Germany's Thomas Mueller bounced back to his commanding self in the 1-0 win against Northern Ireland that sent the world champions into the knockout round.

The Bayern Munich striker set up Mario Gomez for Germany's opening goal and hit the woodwork twice in the first half and it was remarkable that Germany failed to turn their domination into more goals against limited opponents.

Rampant Besiktas swoop to first Turkish title since 2009

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Istanbul (AFP) Besiktas clinched the Turkish Super Lig title with a game to spare on Sunday, topping the league for the first time since 2009 and claiming Turkey's sole automatic Champions League spot.

Driven on by over 40,000 fans inside their new stadium on the Bosphorus, Besiktas thrashed Osmanlispor of Ankara 3-1 to gain an unassailable advantage over local Istanbul rivals Fenerbahce going into the coming week's final round of games.

Rampant Besiktas swoop to first Turkish title since 2009

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Istanbul (AFP) Besiktas clinched the Turkish Super Lig title with a game to spare on Sunday, topping the league for the first time since 2009 and claiming Turkey's sole automatic Champions League spot.

Driven on by over 40,000 fans inside their new stadium on the Bosphorus, Besiktas thrashed Osmanlispor of Ankara 3-1 to gain an unassailable advantage over local Istanbul rivals Fenerbahce going into the coming week's final round of games.

Rampant Besiktas swoop to first Turkish title since 2009

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Istanbul (AFP) Istanbul side Besiktas on Sunday clinched the Turkish Super Lig title with a game to spare, topping the league for the first time since 2009 and claiming Turkey's sole automatic Champions League spot.

Driven on by over 40,000 fans inside their new stadium on the Bosphorus, Besiktas thrashed Osmanlispor of Ankara 3-1 to gain an unassailable advantage over local rivals Fenerbahce going into the coming week's final round of games.

Rampant Besiktas swoop to first Turkish title since 2009

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Istanbul (AFP) Istanbul side Besiktas on Sunday clinched the Turkish Super Lig title with a game to spare, topping the league for the first time since 2009 and claiming Turkey's sole automatic Champions League spot.

Driven on by over 40,000 fans inside their new stadium on the Bosphorus, Besiktas thrashed Osmanlispor of Ankara 3-1 to gain an unassailable advantage over local rivals Fenerbahce going into the coming week's final round of games.

Germany

Hard Arse: Mario Gomez Forced To Pull Out Of Germany Squad With Curious Buttock Injury

Who Ate All the Pies at related • 0 views

Unfortunately, Germany will have to do without Mario Gomez for their upcoming World Cup qualifying double-header against Czech Republic and Northern Ireland after the striker pulled out of the squad due to injury.

The news was broken by Gomez's current employers Wolfsburg, who issued a statement to confirm that the 31-year-old would be unavailable for national service due to a rather curious (and painful) sounding problem with his derriere.

Bundesliga 2016/17 Preview: Can Borussia Dortmund, Schalke, Leverkusen or Wolfsburg end Bayern’s dominance?

Just-Football at related • 0 views
With England'sPremier League soon to be three weeks old and the big kick-offs in La Liga and Serie A having taken place, the German Bundesliga is set to join the European football party this...

[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!

Euro 2016 Transfers: Bartosz Kapustka and 23 players whose Euro form put them in the shop window

Just-Football at related • 2 views
Euro 2016 may be done and dusted but it's not quite forgotten. Despite the lack of classic matches the Euros had its fair share of excellent team and individual performances, and those quality...

[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!

Germany edges past Northern Ireland to win group

Soccer By Ives at related • 0 views

Germany has yet to truly look like the reigning World Cup champions, but a Mario Gomez finish proved just enough to emerge atop their Euro 2016 group.

A first half finish from Gomez was all Germany would need on Tuesday, as the reigning World Cup winners toppled underdogs Northern Ireland, 1-0, to close out Group C.

Euro 2016 top scorer odds: Who will win the Golden Boot? 11 favourites, four outsiders

Just-Football at related • 0 views
While various bookies will urgeyou to take an in-play punt on anything up to who will be the next player to tie their laces, one of the most popular pre-tournament bets is always based around who...

[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!

Germany trio give Loew pre-Euro 2016 boost

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Less than a week before he names his provisional Euro 2016 squad, Germany's head coach Joachim Loew has been given a boost by three of his stars.

Loew will name his squad at the French Embassy in Berlin next Monday, but has been given good news about injured pair Bastian Schweinsteiger, Germany's captain, and Sami Khedira, while striker Mario Gomez is in top form.

Germany trio give Loew pre-Euro 2016 boost

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Berlin (AFP) Less than a week before he names his provisional Euro 2016 squad, Germany's head coach Joachim Loew has been given a boost by three of his stars.

Loew will name his squad at the French Embassy in Berlin next Monday, but has been given good news about injured pair Bastian Schweinsteiger, Germany's captain, and Sami Khedira, while striker Mario Gomez is in top form.

Super Lig

‘I Won’t Play For This Club Again’ – Mario Gomez To Leave Besiktas After Turkish Coup Attempt

Who Ate All the Pies at related • 0 views

Mario Gomez has announced that he intends to leave Besiktas at the first available juncture because of the political shitstorm currently whipping up in Turkey.

An attempted government coup by military forces left 161 people dead last week, with the fallout thereof continuing to cause consternation around the world.

Transfer roundup: Man Utd prioritise in-form striker, Liverpool lose Pato to top-four rivals?

SoccerLens at related • 1 view

Transfer roundup: Man Utd prioritise in-form striker, Liverpool lose Pato to top-four rivals? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Tuesday's newspapers have their fair share of transfer rumblings included, with Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham all named as teams eager to start wheeling and dealing in January.

Galatasaray

Fenerbahce Choked and Besiktas will claim the Turkish Super Lig Title this weekend !

Turkey(Turkiye) football( futbol,soccer) Column and News by Ahmet Turgut at related • 0 views
It was a must win match for both teams, this past weekend...
Besiktas played on Sunday ...

Against Galatasaray in their house and beat them with Mario Gomez's life saving goal !

On the other hand Fenerbahce played on Monday....

Against another Istanbul team.

Besiktas looking for win against Galatasaray

Turkey(Turkiye) football( futbol,soccer) Column and News by Ahmet Turgut at related • 0 views
Last season this time, Galatasaray was on top of the Turkish Super League and Besiktas was on third place !

One time, Besiktas held the first place but back to back disaster matches in May of 2015, dropped Besiktas to Third place,,,,

They faced each other in the 33th weekend that season.

Serie A

Mario Gomez lascia Firenze e vola in Turchia. Ufficiale il prestito al Besiktas

Stadio Goal at related • 0 views
Mario Gomez lascia la Fiorentina. Il centravanti tedesco (di padre spagnolo), ex Bayern, classe 1985, si trasferisce in Turchia, nelle file del Besiktas che annuncia l'arrivo del calciatore con la formula del prestito. Una nota sul sito ufficiale della formazione turca (nelle ore successive è arrivata quella della Fiorentina, ndr) conferma l'accordo con i viola: [.

Liverpool locked in negotiation for striker transfer, deal likely

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Liverpool locked in negotiation for striker transfer, deal likely - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

You know what's the best thing about Mario Balotelli? Despite all his eccentrics, poor performances on pitch, there is always going to be some club out here ready to take gamble on him.This time it's Fiorentina, who are ready to bring the Liverpool flop back to Italy.

On-loan Chelsea attacker Mohamed Salah making a big impact for Fiorentina

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

The 2013/14 season was tipped to be Fiorentina's return to prominence, and for all intensive purposes it started off that way. Guiseppe Rossi inspired La Viola to an impressive 11 wins and only four losses in their first 18 matches, scoring 14 goals in the process. His subsequent knee injury sidelined him for effectively the remainder of the season, and Fiorentina missed out on a Champions League spot by eight points.

The Rest

Fancy Bears: Russian Hackers Reveal Football Might Have A Bit Of A Drug Problem

Who Ate All the Pies at related • 0 views

Fancy Bears, the cute-as-a-button Russian hacking group responsible for publishing the medical records of many high-profile athletes, have leaked several documents pertaining to the drug testing conducted at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

The leak names 25 players, including Carlos Tevez, Mario Gomez, Dirk Kuyt and Gabriel Heinze, who were all allowed to use banned substances at the tournament as part of Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs).

Mario Gomez ist ein Hurensohn

Fritten, Fussball & Bier at related • 0 views

Mario Gomez ist ein Hurensohn

Mario Gomez ist ein Hurensohn und das ist wohl auch gut so. Zumindest sieht er es ganz locker, dass die gegnerischen Fans in den Relegationsspielen ihn so getauft haben, ja für ihn ist es anscheinend sogar eine Auszeichnung und daher feiert er getreu seinem neuen Motto auf der spontanen Nicht-Abstiegsfeier.

Liverpool plan swap deal involving ex-Man City man Mario Balotelli

Off the Post at related • 1 view
Liverpool are planning a swap deal with Fiorentina that would see them get flop Mario Balotelli off their books with Mario Gomez moving to Anfield,...

Click the headline to read the full story.