the german title race

Bundesliga goes down to the wire again

May 14, 2009
By Uli Hesse-Lichtenberger
(Archive)
At the beginning of each month, I send a brief run-down of the past four Bundesliga weeks to an English monthly. When I last did this, in early May, the editor of the section in question replied with an e-mail containing just one line: "Another crazy month in Europe's most exciting league."

Crazy and exciting, indeed. Before this round of games began with the Tuesday kick-offs, we were informed by all and sundry that we were witnessing the closest race in league history, as a mere two ...

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