The view from Germany

Germany continue reign in Europe

May 23, 2013
By Uli Hesse
What a difference a final makes.

It was almost exactly 10 years ago, in May 2003, that I first wrote an end-of-Bundesliga-season column for this website. It was also the first time that I brought up the magic numbers: the goals-per-game ratio. It has since become such a trusted staple that some readers told me they only consider the league season really over when said figures finally flicker across their screens.

What happened 10 years ago was that I saw a stat that said the ...

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