Tag: Borussia M'gladbach

Soccer – Transfer news: Gladbach have chance to renew Hazard’s contract – Eberl

Soccer – Transfer news: Gladbach have chance to renew Hazard’s contract – Eberl

The midfielder has been linked with several moves but could remain with the Bundesliga club Borussia Monchengladbach’s head of sport Max Eberl says there is a chance Thorgan Hazard could extend his stay with the club. The midfielder joined the German club from Chelsea in July 2015, signing a five-year contract with a  transfer fee that was reported…

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Soccer – Salomon Kalou ends 11-game barren spell in Hertha Berlin’s win

Soccer – Salomon Kalou ends 11-game barren spell in Hertha Berlin’s win

The Ivorian forward guided the Old Lady to hand Dieter Hecking’s men their first league defeat at the Borussia Park Salomon Kalou ended his 11-game goal drought after netting the opener in Hertha Berlin’s 3-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday. The former Chelsea star last scored a goal in October; a brace that earned…

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Soccer – Premier League news: Ginter hails ‘simply unbelievable’ Mkhitaryan & names ‘madman’ Aguero as his toughest opponent

Soccer – Premier League news: Ginter hails ‘simply unbelievable’ Mkhitaryan & names ‘madman’ Aguero as his toughest opponent

The Germany international was impressed by the Arsenal star during his time at Borussia Dortmund, while he struggled to contain the Man City striker World Cup winner Matthias Ginter has hailed Arsenal star Henrikh Mkhitaryan as “simply unbelievable”, while he considers Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero to be the toughest player he’s come up against.…

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Soccer – Transfer news: Thorgan Hazard’s head not being turned by Liverpool & Bayern Munich links

Soccer – Transfer news: Thorgan Hazard’s head not being turned by Liverpool & Bayern Munich links

The Borussia Monchengladbach playmaker is generating plenty of transfer talk, but the Belgium international claims to be paying little attention to it Thorgan Hazard claims his head is “at Borussia” as speculation regarding possible moves to Liverpool, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund builds. The Belgium international has been with Monchengladbach since 2015, having secured a…

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Soccer – Who is Eden Hazard’s brother? How Thorgan is stepping out of his sibling’s shadow at Borussia Monchengladbach

Soccer – Who is Eden Hazard’s brother? How Thorgan is stepping out of his sibling’s shadow at Borussia Monchengladbach

The second-oldest sibling has spent his life being compared to the Belgium captain, but now he’s starting to match his brother’s performances Before Belgium’s run to the World Cup semi-final, Roberto Martinez’s side had to navigate a difficult qualifying group including Greece and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Having won their first four games comfortably, with Eden…

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Soccer – Bundesliga news: Lucien Favre pleased with Marco Reus’ form for Dortmund

Soccer – Bundesliga news: Lucien Favre pleased with Marco Reus’ form for Dortmund

The Germany international is up to 11 Bundesliga goals this season, much to the delight of his club head coach Borussia Dortmund coach Lucien Favre praised Marco Reus for his first half of the Bundesliga season after the attacker netted again on Friday. Reus’ 54th-minute goal proved to be decisive as Dortmund overcame Borussia Monchengladbach…

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Soccer – Betting Tips for Today: Late goals expected as Bundesliga top two square off

Soccer – Betting Tips for Today: Late goals expected as Bundesliga top two square off

Leaders Borrusia Dortmund will be looking to get back to winning ways as they host Borussia Monchengladbach at the Westfalenstadion on Friday night Borussia Dortmund are sitting pretty at the top of the Bundesliga table as the winter break approaches. The league leaders suffered a shock defeat last time out though, going down 2-1 to…

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Soccer – MLS: FC Cincy’s Koch: We still have interest in USMNT’s Johnson

Soccer – MLS: FC Cincy’s Koch: We still have interest in USMNT’s Johnson

The Borussia Monchengbladbach midfielder remains a target for the MLS expansion side As the club continues to build towards its first season in MLS, FC Cincinnati still has interest in Fabian Johnson. Head coach Alan Koch admitted his side is still interested after pushing to sign the U.S. national team veteran over the summer. The…

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Soccer – Do Chelsea have a buy-back clause for Thorgan Hazard? Behind transfer to Borussia Monchengladbach

Soccer – Do Chelsea have a buy-back clause for Thorgan Hazard? Behind transfer to Borussia Monchengladbach

The younger brother scored a brace in an impressive performance for Belgium against Switzerland – but is a return to Chelsea possible? Eden Hazard isn’t the sole football prodigy in his family, after his younger brother Thorgan scored two goals for Belgium in their recent Nations League loss to Switzerland in early November. Thorgan is only two…

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Soccer – Betting Tips for Today: Goals galore once more in Monchengladbach

Soccer – Betting Tips for Today: Goals galore once more in Monchengladbach

The hosts were thrashed 5-0 in midweek by Bayer Leverkusen and Sunday’s meeting with Fortuna Dusseldorf promises to be another action-packed affair Goal backers will have Borussia Monchengladbach firmly in their punting sights after their recent run of results. High-scoring games have become the norm for Dieter Hecking’s men and Sunday’s meeting with Fortuna Dusseldorf…

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Soccer – Chelsea news: Hazard reunion ruled out by Thorgan as Eden mulls over future amid Real Madrid interest

Soccer – Chelsea news: Hazard reunion ruled out by Thorgan as Eden mulls over future amid Real Madrid interest

The Borussia Monchengladbach star is a Belgium international team-mate of his brother, but does not want to work with him again at club level Thorgan Hazard says it would be “difficult” for him to play alongside brother Eden at club level, despite having previously spent time with him at Chelsea. Two famous siblings found themselves…

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Soccer – Bundesliga news: ‘Monstrous’ Thiago Silva is the world’s best defender – Niakhate

Soccer – Bundesliga news: ‘Monstrous’ Thiago Silva is the world’s best defender – Niakhate

The young defender has told Goal that he rates the Brazilian on a purely defensive basis higher than the likes of Virgil van Dijk Mainz star Moussa Niakhate has hailed Paris Saint-Germain’s Thiago Silva as the best defender in the world. Niakhate spent last season in Ligue 1 with Metz, discovering France’s top flight for…

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Soccer – Germany news: ‘Mesut Ozil didn’t want to commit to Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s policies’

Soccer – Germany news: ‘Mesut Ozil didn’t want to commit to Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s policies’

The Arsenal man came under fire for posing for a photo with a controversial figure, but the Bundesliga veteran feels there was no political agenda Borussia Monchengladbach’s Ibrahima Traore does not believe that Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil’s meeting with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan was politically motivated on the player’s part, but recognises that the scenario…

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Soccer – Bayern Munich not playing as a team – Niko Kovac

Soccer – Bayern Munich not playing as a team – Niko Kovac

The winless run stretched to four games with defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach, much to the frustration of the German champions’ manager Niko Kovac has cited Bayern Munich’s failure to play as a team as the reason for their shock 3-0 home defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday. After winning his first seven matches in charge…

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Soccer – Man Utd Transfer News: United battling German and Portuguese clubs for England Under-17 starlet Dylan Crowe

Soccer – Man Utd Transfer News: United battling German and Portuguese clubs for England Under-17 starlet Dylan Crowe

The Red Devils face stiff competition for the teenager, who was part of the Three Lions’ European U17 Championship squad in May Manchester United are among a number of clubs battling for the signature of England Under-17 international Dylan Crowe. The 17-year-old impressed during the Three Lions’ journey to the semi-final of this year’s European…

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Soccer – Premier League transfer news: Vestergaard completes £18m Southampton move

Soccer – Premier League transfer news: Vestergaard completes £18m Southampton move

The Dane was linked with a move to Arsenal as recently as January and has been added for his “character and leadership qualities” Southampton have completed the signing of Denmark international Jannik Vestergaard from Borussia Monchengladbach for a reported £18 million (€20m/$24m). The towering 6ft 6in defender has signed a four-year deal at St Mary’s. West…

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Soccer – Newcastle transfer news: Magpies and Dortmund beaten to €25m Plea by record-breaking Gladbach

Soccer – Newcastle transfer news: Magpies and Dortmund beaten to €25m Plea by record-breaking Gladbach

The Bundesliga club have swooped for a player there was a good deal of competition for, and they reckon they have signed a gem Borussia Monchengladbach have won the race to sign sought-after French forward Alassane Plea from Nice. The 25-year-old has inked a five-year contract with Dieter Hecking’s side to end a lengthy battle…

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