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Transfer Rumors 2013 – Arsenal Trying to Sign Gonzalo Higuain, Ilkay Gundogan & Sven Bender

Posted on 9 Jun, 2013, by in Soccer

Is this going to be a special week for Arsenal, moving from transfer rumor kings to actual spenders? It’s unlikely that all the players they’d like will eventually end up with the club, but some think that the arrivals of Gonzalo Higuaiin from Real Madrid and Ilkay Gundogan & Sven Bender from Borussia Dortmund is only just a matter of time. More

Borussia Dortmund – Preparing for a Mass Exodus

Posted on 27 May, 2013, by in Soccer

The season is over for Borussia Dortmund, but some think it seems more like the end of a very short era of immense success. Mario Gotze is leaving to their big rivals, while Robert Lewandowski might be headed the same way as well. The worst of it? They’re not alone, as Mats Hummels, Ilkay Gundogan, Marco Reus and Sven Bender are all linked to transfers that might tear the club apart. More

Borussia Dortmund – Mario Gotze & Marco Reus Pave Way for Robert Lewandowski

Posted on 25 Apr, 2013, by in Soccer

While Robert Lewandowski made Champions League history by scoring four goals for the first time ever in the competition’s semifinal, it was the departing Mario Gotze and the remaining Marco Reus that did all of the work behind him, creating the space and freedom for the Polish striker to give Borussia Dortmund one of its biggest wins ever. More

Borussia Dortmund – Mario Gotze Was Worth the Wait

Posted on 6 Mar, 2013, by in Soccer

Despite all of the talent up front, the likes of Mario Gotze and Marco Reus rely on the excellent defending that hasn’t been a consistent part of the season Borussia Dortmund are having in the Bundesliga, but never seems to disappoint in the Champions League, thanks to a great job by Felipe Santana and Sven Bender. More