Tag: Germany

Let’s do the Leipzig again…

THE CITY of Leipzig was at the heart of football’s development in Germany. The sport first emerged there in the 1890s and VFB Leipzig were the first German champions. In  January 1900, the Deutscher Fußball-Bund was formed in Leipzig. As part of the old DDR, Leipzig was a […]

The miracle of Darmstadt

It is a city of 150,000 people in the state of Hesse. It is the home of the European Space Operations Centre as is known as the “city of science”. It was also influential during the art nouveau period. But in 2015-16, Darmstadt will also play host to […]