Destination Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf is my favourite German city Easy to reach, and linked by a superb transport system to the highest concentration of clubs in Germany, Düsseldorf is the ideal base for a football trip. It is also perfect either for a city break or a longer stay. Situated...

Going to watch SC Preußen Münster

The perfect way to experience German football Although currently languishing in the third division, SC Preußen Münster is one of Germany's oldest football clubs. Fans have remained fiercely loyal to their club, despite experiencing numerous disappointments, including...

Going to watch Fortuna Düsseldorf

The sleeping giant There are plenty of famous, well-supported and once-great clubs that have now fallen on harder times. The loyal, long-suffering fans of these sleeping giants still remember former triumphs and dream that one day the good times will return. Every now...

Going to watch VfL Bochum 1848

Passion, pride and tradition VfL Bochum is by no means the most successful or the biggest football club in Germany, and at the moment it’s not even in the top division. But if you want to see football played and watched with passion, pride and commitment this is the...

The German Ruhrgebiet: A guide for visitors

Introducing the German Ruhrgebiet Are you an independent-minded traveller? Are you interested in heritage, history and tradition? Do you like to really get to know the places you visit? Do you want to visit Europe’s biggest and most vibrant metropolis? If the answer...

Understanding FC Schalke 04

FC Schalke 04: A different football experience Some people think that going to the Veltins Arena to see Schalke 04 is just like any other German footballing experience. You will have a ticket that did not require a second mortgage to buy. You will sit or stand amongst...

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