- Current club: Germany national football team
- Date of Birth: 03 February 1960
- Birthplace: Schönau im Schwarzwald
- Position: Midfielder, Attacking midfielder
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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reportedly set his sights on signing Schalke 04 midfielder Max Meyer, who is out-of-contract at the end of the season.
Manchester United are reportedly monitoring the progress of Schalke 04 midfielder Leon Goretzka with a view to a potential approach for his signature.
Germany head coach Joachim Loew has confirmed that Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi will be on the sidelines after he sustained a thigh muscle injury during his side's final World Cup qualifier game.
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi play a significant role in blocking his club's attempt to sign Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil.
Liverpool ace Emre Can remains a top target for Juventus as they look to bolster their midfield options ahead of the 2017/18 season.
Premier League giants Arsenal could be in the running to sign midfielder Leon Goretzka in the summer after Schalke 04 placed a £21m price tag on his head.
Serie A giants Inter Milan are lining up a winter offer for FC Koln full-back Jonas Hector. The German international has spent his entire career with the Bundesliga outfit.
The German FA are keen to extend Joachim Loew's contract beyond the Russia World Cup, President Reinhard Grindel has confirmed.
Chelsea are reportedly close to securing a deal for Antonio Rudiger after his agent was spotted holding talks with the Blues' hierarchy. AS Roma recently confirmed the permanent signing of the German defender.
Borussia Dortmund have completed the signing of German defender Matthias Ginter from Bundeliga club SC Freiburg on a five-year deal.
Germany manager Joachim Loew has warned his players that Argentina are much more than just a one man show. Loew is preparing his squad ahead of today's World Cup final in Brazil.
German legend Franz Beckenbauer has revealed that Manchester United target Toni Kroos will be joining Real Madrid from Bayern Munich this summer.
Midfielder Lars Bender will not be a part of Germany's World Cup preparations after picking up an injury. The German star will now be left at home ahead of the well fancied side's tournament.
Germany coach Joachim Loew has a lot of work to do heading into Sunday’s Euro 2008 final but he can be confident that if all else fails the team’s physical and mental strength can still get them out of trouble.
Lukas Podolski has been linked to Arsenal in a shock transfer move. The Germany international striker is reportedly ready to quit Bayern Munich.
Joachim Loew has launched an attack on his Germany side as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat to Croatia in their Euro 2008 tournament game. It is believed that Low will ring the changes for the final group game.
Germany boss Joachim Loew has announced his provisional squad for the Euro 2008 tournament in Austria and Switzerland. Some shock names in that squad include Marko Marin, Oliver Neuville and Patrick Helmes.
VfB Stuttgart are chasing German international striker Lukas Podolski. The ex-Koln striker has become unhappy at his lack of playing opportunity at the Allianz Arena and had been linked with a move to Man City.
Jens Lehmann is to have crunch talks with Germany boss Joachim Loew over the winter period and has admitted he may have to leave Arsenal in order to retain his place within the German national squad.
Valencia goalkeeper Timo Hildebrand has said that he is looking forward to an opportunity playing for Germany on Wednesday. The Germans have secured qualification already, and coach Joachim Loew has told Hildebrand he will start. Hildebrand himself hopes to use the chance to push his way into the German number 1 spot.