The view from Germany

If the price is right

July 30, 2013
By Uli Hesse
Now that our version of the Community Shield has been staged, the 2013-14 season is officially underway in Germany. It could be a historic one, because there's a chance we'll be treated to a spectacle we haven't seen since the early 80s - a team wearing shirts without the logo of a sponsor.

Bayer Leverkusen have so far been unsuccessful in finding a partner they are happy with and will consider taking to the field in plain shirts, just like in the old days. CEO Wolfgang Holzhauser says: ...

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