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Opinion - Germany not ready to win Euro 2020 - Germany will not be challenging to lift the European Championship trophy in 2020, and that's fine given the team's new development cycle. The current squad lacks in two key areas, writes DW's Jonathan Harding.

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Gnabry hits three as Germany score six -- Germany hit Northern Ireland for six in their final game of EURO 2020 qualifying as they wrapped up top spot in Group C with a convincing victory at the Commerzbank Arena. Recap the action in DW's live blog!

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Winners and losers of Germany's campaign -- Germany clinched qualification for EURO 2020 as winners of Group C. In a topsy-turvy qualification campaign though, which players helped or hurt their prospects in the national team's pecking order?

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Germany vs. Northern Ireland: Player ratings -- Germany finished 2019 in strong fashion, winning from a losing position to beat Northern Ireland and top Group C ahead of the Dutch. Once again, Serge Gnabry stole the show but there were also other notable performances.

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The 'Three Gs' emerge for Germany -- After months of slow development, Germany finally took a visible step forward. While they met their expectations against Belarus, it was the emergence of Ginter, Goretzka and Gündogan that impressed the most.

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Germany caught in a marketing bubble -- Germany booked their ticket to EURO 2020, but are struggling to sell tickets to supporters. Empty seats were evident again in Mönchengladbach with fans complaining of too much marketing and inflated prices.

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Finland's football fairytale sparks revolution - For the first time in the nation's history, Finland's national football team have qualified for a major tournament. The euphoria is limitless and the hopes of a bright future are huge.

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Hoeness steps down as Bayern president -- 15.11.2019 -- Uli Hoeness has stepped down as Bayern Munich's president. Under his watch, Bayern have become the dominant force in German football and one of the finest teams in Europe — but he remains a controversial figure.

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From young visionary to old patriarch - 15.11.2019 - Uli Hoeness has done more to make Bayern Munich the force that they are than anyone else. Now he has decided not to stand for reelection as club president, a move that was long overdue, writes DW's Tobias Oelmaier.

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Bayern President Uli Hoeness: A reign ends - Almost 50 years after he began playing for them, Uli Hoeness' time at Bayern Munich is drawing to an end. The club president has decided not to run for a new term as president of the German record titleholders.

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DW Sports on Twitter -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

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DW Kick off on Facebook -- This is the place to come to find all of our Bundesliga and other football-related content on Facebook.

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Kick off! on YouTube! 26.09.2018 - Click here for the DW Kick off! YouTube channel for more stories and interviews with Bundesliga and international stars.

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Wijnaldum on racism: 'I would walk off the pitch' -- Georginio Wijnaldum has called for 'hard fines' to tackle racism in football after an incident marred a league match in the Netherlands. The Liverpool midfielder has pledged to walk off the field if it happens to him.

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Dutch investigate alleged racial abuse at match -- A referee had to suspend a game after fans of FC Den Bosch abused a black player for Excelsior Rotterdam. This is the fourth major incident of racism in European football in recent months.

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Dogsledding with a difference - no ice or snow -- When it comes to dogsledding, most people think of a snow-covered scene in the frozen Arctic. But the world of competitive sled-dog racing has now come to muddy Britain.

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Spectacular misbehavior on the pitch -- Frankfurt's David Abraham has lost his appeal against a seven-week ban for knocking Freiburg coach Christian Streich to the ground. Here is a selection of some of the more spectacular cases of misbehavior on the pitch.

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Kosovo vs. England: More than a football game - 20 years on from the Kosovo War, England clinched a 4-0 win in EURO 2020 qualifying in Pristina. The football match was a friendly affair, but its billing covers up the problems still facing the young Balkan state.

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German referees strike over player violence -- Spitting, racist abuse and physical violence — Cologne referees have gone on strike to protest against increasing violence among players. Many amateur league matches were canceled as a result.

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Collision compounds Ferrari's misery in Brazil -- Sebastian Vettel's 100th race for Ferrari was not one for the history books. The German's milestone moment was ruined by a collision with teammate Charles Leclerc adding to Ferrari's difficult end to the season.

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Stefanos Tsitsipas: The great new hope -- Stefanos Tsitsipas is embarking on his tennis career just as Roger Federer's is winding down. There may be 17 years between them, but the exceptional Tsitsipas is showing all the signs of being tennis' Great New Hope.

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Leon Draisaitl: NHL star made in Germany -- Leon Draisaitl is clearly the most talented ice hockey player that Germany has ever produced. At just 24, Draisaitl has established himself as one of the top players in the world's best league.

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'Men's football:' Sexism in football language -- Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc demanded that his players play "like men" ahead of his team's 0-4 defeat away at Bayern, triggering a debate about the use of inclusive language in the German game.

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DW Kick Off on Instagram -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

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DW Bundesliga on Alexa -- Want to hear what we think about the latest Bundesliga matchday? Just ask your Alexa device to play the audio of our opinion piece.

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