On-loan heroes, embarrassing complacency, Stasi-angering capitulation... and the match that literally changed football
The last two seasons have been a trial for players, clubs and fans alike, but there's green shoots of optimism that 2021/22 could be the best campaign in recent memory. FFT runs down what we can't wait to happen this year...
Borussia Dortmund Marco Reus' injury was the only scare Borussia Dortmund suffered in their 2-0 DFB-Pokal third round victory at third-tier Dynamo Dresden on Tuesday.
Holders Bayern Munich will start their DFB-Pokal defence with a trip to 3. Liga side Preussen Munster on Sunday.
Wolfsburg have announced a deal to bring Dynamo Dresden's young midfielder Marvin Stefaniak to the club at the end of the season.
Borussia Dortmund Jurgen Klopp has warned Borussia Dortmund they will face a "real cup team" in Dynamo Dresden in the DFB-Pokal third round.
Dynamo Dresden Ahead of Tuesday's DFB-Pokal trip to Dynamo Dresden, Borussia Dortmund captain Mats Hummels says there is an improved spirit around the club.
Aristide Bancé Striker Aristide Bance has had his Augsburg contract terminated by mutual consent, while Mathias Fetsch has left the club on loan.
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