2014 World Cup news

Bierhoff eyes UCL springboard

May 6, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Germany team manager Oliver Bierhoff believes the all-German Champions League final could be a decisive step for the national team prior to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

On May 25, a German team will lift a European trophy for the first time since Bayern Munich's glory in 2001, as Borussia Dortmund will meet their Bundesliga counterparts Bayern at Wembley.

In light of the impression made this season, there have been suggestions German football represents the model to follow, ...

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