The view from Germany
New kids on the block
July 31, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld
Hertha, though, are not so fresh-faced. "The Old Dame", as the Berlin club are known, have been a yo-yo club since 2009, when Michael Preetz replaced long-standing Hertha general manager Dieter Hoeness.
At this point, Preetz faces a difficult task. Last season, Hertha went up with a record-breaking 76 points, but his four-year reign has seen the club relegated ...