Tribal Football - Football News, Soccer News, Transfers & Rumours Latest Articles for Kaiserslautern Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:54:34 +0000 Tribal Football <![CDATA[MLS trio in contact with Lazio veteran Klose]]> <p>MLS clubs are in contact with Lazio veteran Miroslav Klose.</p><p>The German striker comes off contract in June.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 12 Nov 2015 02:10:46 +0000 Carlos Volcano <![CDATA[Brentford striker Proschwitz in Kaiserslautern talks]]> <p>Former Hull City striker Nick Proschwitz is in talks about a return to Germany.</p><p>Proschwitz is in contact with Kaiserslautern, with negotiations progressing well over a deal.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 12:33:42 +0000 <![CDATA[Everton, Stoke battle to convince Bayern Munich prospect Mitchell Weiser about foreign move]]> <p>Bayern Munich midfield prospect Mitchell Weiser is attracting Premier League interest.<p>The 21 year-old is being linked with Everton and Stoke City ahead of the summer market.<p>However, German sources insist Weiser wants to continue his career in Germany. The midfielder turned down a lucrative offer from Benfica earlier this season.<p>Weiser, however, is understood to be frustrated over his limited playing chances this season and will assess his situation in June.<p>The youngster spent last season on-loan with Kaiserslautern.</p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 21 May 2015 23:38:51 +0000 <![CDATA[Inter Milan watching Kaiserslautern defender Willi Orban]]> <p>Inter Milan are watching Kaiserslautern defender Willi Orban.<p>Inter are in the market for a new defender and their search has led to Orban, 22.<p>Sampdoria are also interested in the young stopper.<p>TMW says Inter will scout Orban in the coming weeks ahead of deciding whether to open negotiations for his signing.</p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Fri, 03 Apr 2015 02:51:32 +0000 <![CDATA[Southampton's Ward-Prowse nets late winner as England U21s edge Germany]]> <p>England's U21 side got the better of Germany's U21s in an international friendly at the Riverside Stadium on Monday night.<p>Gareth Southgate's Young Lions produced a solid performance to beat die Mannschaft 3-2 in Middlesbrough as they continue their preparation for this summer's UEFA European U21 Championship in the Czech Republic.<p>Manchester United's Jesse Lingard, who is on loan at Derby County, levelled for England after Philipp Hofmann's opener before the FC Kaiserslautern man put the Germans ahead for a second time with a nice finish from the edge of the area.<p>Norwich City winger Nathan Redmond equalized again for England in the 79th minute before Southampton's James Ward-Prowse found a winner in the 82nd minute.<p>The England U21 team open their Euro2015 campaign with a June 18 meeting with Portugal in Uherske Hradiste.<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 03:32:10 +0000 <![CDATA[Crystal Palace skipper Jedinak expecting tough Macedonia test for Australia]]> <p>Australian national team captain Mile Jedinak knows that Tuesday's friendly with Macedonia will be a stringent test for he and his teammates.<p>The Socceroos drew 2-2 with German in Kaiserslautern last week and are now preparing to meet the Macedonians in Skopje in another difficult European friendly.<p>Crystal Palace star Jedinak knows at international level that it's extremely hard to find an easy fixture and is banking on the meeting with Macedonia, ranked 108th in the world, being another good examination for the Asian Champions.<p>"Everyone wants to put their best foot forward, no matter where we're playing, who we're playing, what the conditions are," he said.<p>"You're playing for your national team, there's no such thing as an easy game. It just doesn't come into our way of thinking; our way of doing things.<p>"That's the challenge, for everybody to make sure they do their best because when there's (World Cup) qualifiers and there's three points up for grabs we can look back at games like this and say, 'well, who had the right attitude?'.<p>"I'm sure everyone wants to do the right thing and have a real good go."<p>Jedinak added further: "It's the nature of international football.<p>"Everyone's got something to prove and that can never be taken lightly."<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:02:38 +0000 <![CDATA[Low confirms Bayern Munich's Neuer will not feature against Australia]]> <p>Manuel Neuer will not grace the pitch in Germany's friendly with Australia on Wednesday.<p>The Bayern Munich and World Cup-winning goalkeeper is struggling with a knee injury and will play no part in the meeting at the Fritz-Walter-Stadion in Kaiserslautern according to die Mannschaft boss Joachim Low.<p>However, Neuer will return to the line-up for the weekend's Euro2016 qualifier against Georgia in Tbilisi.<p>"Manuel Neuer will not play against Australia," said Low.<p>"He has a knee problem so we won't risk him but he will play on Sunday."<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 03:06:15 +0000 <![CDATA[Germany boss Low complimentary of Asian champions Australia - 'They play good football']]> <p>Germany manager Joachim Low was full of positivity for the state of Australian football.<p>Ahead of die Mannschaft's international friendly with the Socceroos in Kaiserslautern on Wednesday, World Cup-winning boss Low praised Ange Postecoglou's side in the wake of their Asian Cup triumph in January.<p>"Australia has always been a sporting country that never stops working," he said.<p>"Socceroos performance at the Asian Cup was great. Australia had a typically British style, with long-balls, but now you don't see that.<p>"They play good football."<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 03:05:57 +0000 <![CDATA[Aston Villa, Tottenham target Klose to make Lazio decision at season's end]]> <p>Miroslav Klose will not make a call on his Lazio future until the end of the Serie A season.<p>The veteran German striker is out of contract in the summer and has been linked with a possible move to the Premier League with Aston Villa and Tottenham both showing interest.<p>However, the World Cup's all-time leading scorer is not about to rush into a decision while suggesting that he could be lured back to the Bundesliga where he made a name for himself with Kaiserslautern, Werder Bremen and Bayern Munich.<p>"I want to help Lazio into the Champions League or at least the Europa League," Klose, 36, told Kicker.<p>"Coming to Italy was a good choice, life is good here. My future? I'll make a spontaneous decision at the end of the season.<p>"I haven't decided yet. I'll have to think about several things, whether and where to continue playing for example.<p>"I still have a year's contract with Lazio, for now I've had no contact with German clubs. I'd love to be a coach, maybe starting with the German youth teams.<p>"My objective, however, is the Bundesliga where I spent most of my career."<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 24 Mar 2015 04:43:50 +0000 <![CDATA[Crystal Palace captain Jedinak, Lazio young gun Ikonomidis in Australia squad]]> <p>Ange Postecoglou has named a 23-man Australia squad for a couple of friendlies later this month.<p>The Socceroos, fresh off winning the 2015 Asian Cup in January, take on World Champions Germany and FYR Macedonia in Europe later in March with Postecoglou making five changes to the squad that beat South Korea in Sydney.<p>Mark Bresciano (retired), Chris Herd and Robbie Kruse (both injured) and Eugene Galekovic and Terry Antyonis (Olyroos selection) will miss out but Postecoglou has extended opportunities to a trio of uncapped players.<p>Talented Lazio striker Chris Ikonomidis, Brisbane Roar defender Luke DeVere and Adelaide United's Tarek Elrich will all get their chance to debut while Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici and Melbourne City's Aaron Mooy are back in the reckoning.<p>Postecoglou said: "This squad rewards the players who did a marvellous job in claiming the Asian Cup.<p>"Winning the Asian Cup was a great reward for the hard work the players put in but we have been pretty consistent in our approach that the Asian Cup win is the start of a journey, not the end.<p>"The games in Europe offer an opportunity for the likes of DeVere, Elrich, Mooy, Federici and young Chris Ikonomidis.<p>"We continue to have one eye on the four-year World Cup cycle and these players have an opportunity to show us how they'll handle the step up to international level."<p>Australia meet Germany at Fritz-Walter-Stadion, Kaiserslautern on Wednesday, 25 March (Thursday, 26 March European time), before taking on Macedonia at the National Arena Philip II of Macedonia Stadium in Skopje five days later.<p>Australia squad for Germany and Macedonia friendlies<p>Goalkeepers<p>Adam Federici (Reading, ENG)Mitch Langerak (Borussia Dortmund, GER)Mat Ryan (Club Brugge, BEL)<p>Defenders<p>Aziz Behich (Bursaspor, TUR)Jason Davidson (West Bromwich Albion, ENG)Luke DeVere (Brisbane Roar)Tarek Elrich (Adelaide United)Ivan Franjic (Torpedo Moscow, RUS)Trent Sainsbury (PEC Zwolle, NED)Matthew Spiranovic (Western Sydney Wanderers)Alex Wilkinson (Jeonbuk Hyundai, KOR)<p>Midfielders<p>Mile Jedinak (Crystal Palace, ENG)Massimo Luongo (Swindon Town, ENG)Matt McKay (Brisbane Roar)Mark Milligan (Melbourne Victory)Aaron Mooy (Melbourne City)Tommy Oar (FC Utrecht, NED)James Troisi (Zulte-Waregem, BEL)<p>Forwards<p>Nathan Burns (Wellington Phoenix)Tim Cahill (Shanghai Shenhiua, CHN)Chris Ikonomidis (Lazio, ITA)Tomi Juric (Western Sydney Wanderers)Mathew Leckie (FC Ingolstadt, GER)<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 11 Mar 2015 04:31:02 +0000