Arsenal`s Per Mertesacker says he is staggered by the revival at Werder Bremen, which has taken his former side from bottom of the Bundesliga to the verge of the European places.
Security will be tightened around Werder Bremen`s home Bundesliga clash against second-placed VfL Wolfsburg on Sunday after police warned of a possible terrorist attack in the Hanseatic City.
Werder Bremen`s Theodor Gebre Selassie has agreed terms on a two-year contract extension with the Bundesliga outfit, the club announced on Wednesday.
Werder Bremen`s meteoric rise up the Bundesliga table continued on Sunday as their 2-1 win over Bayer Leverkusen means they have gone from 18th to eighth in just four games.
Argentina striker Franco di Santo marked his return from injury with both goals as Werder Bremen climbed out of the relegation places in Sunday`s 2-0 win over Hertha Berlin.
Werder Bremen want evergreen Lazio striker Miroslav Klose to come back and help with their struggle against relegation, German daily Sports Bild reported on Wednesday.
Southampton have agreed to sign Werder Bremen`s Netherlands winger Eljero Elia on loan until the end of the season, the Premier League club said on Tuesday.
Werder Bremen`s Dutch winger Eljero Elia is close to signing a loan deal with Southampton, the English Premier League club`s manager Ronald Koeman confirmed on Tuesday.
Mats Hummels says there is no guarantee Borussia Dortmund will avoid relegation next May after finishing the first-half of the Bundesliga season in the bottom three.
Borussia Dortmund`s Bundesliga crisis deepened on Saturday after suffering their tenth defeat of the season in losing 2-1 at fellow strugglers Werder Bremen to drop to second from bottom.
Arjen Robben scored a 90th minute winner in their 2-1 victory at Mainz 05 on Friday to send Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich into the winter break with a commanding 14-point lead.
Borussia Dortmund`s Bundesliga crisis took a turn for the worst on Sunday with attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan ruled out for the next six weeks.
Hamburg climbed out of the relegation zone thanks to a 2-1 win over Mainz while Frankfurt defeated Werder Bremen 5-2 thanks to four second half goals at the close of the 14th round in the German Bundesliga.
Hamburg SV won the 101st northern German derby with a late 2-0 victory over Werder Bremen while 10-man Stuttgart lost 0-1 to FC Augsburg in the 12th round of Bundesliga.
Hamburg escaped the Bundesliga`s bottom three on Sunday with a 2-0 win at home to 10-man Werder Bremen, which pushed Borussia Dortmund back into the relegation places.
It was only five years ago that Hamburg SV and Werder Bremen were locked in battle in three competitions in Germany and Europe with scintillating football on display in a fierce northern rivalry.
Beefed up ex-Germany international goalkeeper Tim Wiese is set for a career in professional wrestling after making an appearance in the ring at a WWE event on Saturday in Frankfurt.
Borussia Dortmund went bottom of the Bundesliga for the first time in seven years on Saturday with Jurgen Klopp`s team now desperate to avoid a sixth straight league defeat.
Bundesliga bottom side Werder Bremen on Saturday sacked coach Robin Dutt with his team winless after nine games of the season.
Werder Bremen remain at the bottom of the table as they lost 0-1 to Cologne in the opener of the Bundesliga's ninth round.
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