Achim Beierlorzer calls for more focus and responsibility after Gladbach defeat.
"The team needs to understand"
"The team needs to understand"
Achim Beierlorzer calls for more focus and responsibility after Gladbach defeat.
Maxim moves to Turkey on loan
Romanian still has hopes of making the EUROs with his national side
Hack: “We’re responsible”
Gladbach capitalise on a lapse in concentration – the central defender puts himself at blame for losing focus.
Schröder: “Cannot allow that to happen”
A lack of discipline on set-pieces costs the Zerofivers the chance to take a point in Gladbach – Beierlorzer: Determined instead of nervous ahead of the match against Bayern
Beierlorzer: "Tough to take"
Achim Beierlorzer and Marco Rose gave us their thought's after FSV's 3-1 away loss to Gladbach.
Hit them on the break
The Zerofivers aren't exactly the favourites to win in Mönchengladbach, but Borussia head coach Marco Rose expects Mainz to be a tough nut to crack.
“You can make a statement in every game”
Rouven Schröder is hoping for a “good day and a certain level of effectiveness” for the Zerofivers’ away game in Mönchengladbach – Beierlorzer is looking for his squad to be compact and unified
Team-building in a palatial setting
Tonight, the players and coaching staff will be attending a special party to show off their carnival spirit. A welcome break from the intense work being done at Bruchweg.
Lavalée to join in the summer
Centre-back from Standard Liège agrees terms of a contract until 2024.
Mateta: “My composure is coming back”
Jean-Philippe Mateta scored the Zerofivers’ first goal of the year but missed a big chance. Zentner calls for better concentration at the back.
Beierlorzer: "We still have to take this step"
Both head coaches gave us their thoughts after Mainz lost 2-1 at home to SC Freiburg.
Mateta's equaliser too little, too late
Mainz lose to Freiburg in their first match of 2020.
Kappa named new kit supplier for Mainz 05
Italian brand to clothe Bundesliga club at all levels
Looking for momentum
Beierlorzer spoke to the press ahead of this Saturday's home match against SC Freiburg.
St. Juste & and Boëtius trained without issue
After their return from Spain, the Zerofivers now turn their attention to Freiburg.
“We want to be better than the first half of the season”
A recap of FSV’s winter training camp in Andalusia
Mainz defeat BVB
A successful end to the training camp in Spain, the Zerofivers ran out 2-0 winners against Dortmund.
Seydel joins Regensburg on loan
The 23-year-old Mainz academy play will link up with the 2 Liga club immediately.
Quaison: “I know what I’m capable of“
We caught up with Robin Quaison at the training camp in Estepona to discuss his season so far and what is to come
Positives to take
Beierlozer was happy with his team’s performance, despite the defeat against Emmen, with Ji and Mwene both making comebacks.
“We showed how ready and determined we are”
The reaction to the friendly against Emmen
Edimilson Fernandes suffers a meniscus injury
Swiss international to undergo an operation next week
Mainz unfortunate to lose to Emmen
Two heavy deflections were the difference as Mainz lost 3-2 to FC Emmen in Estepona.
"We couldn’t have made it any clearer"
Beierlorzer told Awoniyi: "You are a striker!" – The Zerofivers coach wants to play on the front foot and demands more goals from the chances the team creates.
The Zerofivers have settled into the team hotel in Estepona. An easy start to training on Sunday was followed by two intense sessions to start the week.
Beierlorzer: “Football never fully relinquishes its hold on you”
The Zerofivers started into the new year with a 90-minute training session on Friday afternoon - Team to head to training camp in Analusia on Sunday
Mainz to face Emmen & BVB in training camp friendlies
At 15:00 CET on Friday afternoon, the Mainz squad will begin preparations for the first competitive game after the winter break against SC Freiburg on 18th January (15:30 CET) at the OPEL ARENA. The...
A single draw in 12 months
Since 2004, no Bundesliga club have ever played out fewer draws within a calendar year than the Zerofivers did in 2019 - Schröder: Fully focused on preparations for the Rückrunde.
"It's been a special year"
Achim Beierlorzer wants to use the winter break to regain some strength and momentum - consistency is key.
We deserved a point
Robin Zentner was disappointed after the unlucky late 1-0 defeat to finish the year – Öztunali: “We should have been smarter”
Beierlorzer: "Pleased with the performance"
Both head coaches spoke in the wake of FSV's 1-0 home defeat to Bayer Leverkusen.
Mainz have a goal disallowed, Leverkusen score late
Mainz fall to a bitter home defeat in their last match before the winter break. Alario scores a lat winner for ten-man Leverkusen.
Frustration tolerance needed for '2019 Showdown'
Achim Beierlorzer has prioritised recovery following the team’s 5-0 win against Werder midweek, hoping to give his players the energy to give absolutely everything against Leverkusen in the final game...
Zerofivers to face Wolfsburg on Carnival Sunday
DFL announces timings for Matchdays 22-28
The ball will take pride of place
Quaison scored three and took the match ball home. Szalai is pleased with the performance.
Beierlorzer: You don't score a goal like that every day
Both head coaches gave us their thoughts after FSV's 5-0 away win over Werder Bremen.
Quaison hattrick fires Zerofivers to 5-0 win
On the Weser, Mainz gave an impressive answer to two recent defeats - Mateta scored his first goal since returning from injury.
Confidence & bravery in Bremen
FSV's final away game of 2019 takes place on the Weser. One look at the table shows that this should be a tasty tie against Werder Bremen.
Beierlorzer: "The counter was the turning point"
Achim Beierlorzer and Lucien Favre gave their thoughts after Mainz' 4-0 home defeat to Borussia Dortmund.
FSV fall at home to BVB
The Zerofivers allowed BVB to play their own game, and were punished for it. Two quick second-half goals killed off the game from a Mainz perspective.
Adding "a dash of colour" to Saturday's match
Beierlorzer is quietly confident for this weekend's match against Dortmund.
Mateta is waiting for the green light
The mercurial Mainz attacker is back in training, and is as hungry as ever to be playing and scoring for the Zerofivers.
Working out what went wrong
Mainz head coach Achim Beierlorzer is searching for reasons why his team was so passive against Augsburg. Preparations for the Bundesliga home game against Borussia Dortmund have begun.
Going in front to no effect
The Zerofivers are puzzled at their own performance. Zentner couldn't convince the referee.
Latza out until the end of the year
The Zerofivers captain has undergone a spinal operation
“Why didn’t he go check?”
Beierlorzer critical of referee and VAR following 2-1 defeat in Augsburg – missed call not an excuse
Beierlorzer: Difficult to live with the referee’s decision
Coach reaction after the game
Mainz suffer first loss under Beierlorzer in Augsburg
Ex Mainz player Florian Niederlechner sealed the game for the home side with a penalty after a harsh decision on a Kunde challenge.
Making the next step in a big match
Schröder: “We’re now on our way to get a positive result against Augsburg.” Martin Schmidt to meet his former club in “the big match”.
“We know exactly what to expect”
Ahead of difficult away match against Augsburg, the Zerofivers are looking to build on their recent good form and pick up points – Mateta makes cautious return to team training
The stats as proof of intensity and desire
The Zerofivers completed a record-breaking 312 sprints against Eintracht Frankfurt. Two wins on the bounce see Mainz 05 head to Augsburg full of confidence.
Szalai nets first goal since his return
Ádám Szalai impresses with winning goal in derby
"We are on the right track"
A second victory in two games under Achim Beierlorzer: another success at home in the Derby against Eintracht Frankfurt.
Beierlorzer: "These three points are worth their weight in gold"
Achim Beierlorzer and Adi Hütter gave us their thoughts after a gripping Rhine-Main Derby.
Derby day comeback sees Mainz run out 2-1 winners
Onisiwo and Szalai counter Hinteregger's opener. The Zerofivers celebrate a home win in the Bundesliga over Eintracht Frankfurt.
Putting in that extra effort
Both clubs are expecting a challenging derby in the OPEL ARENA – Frankfurt looking to end Zerofiver stronghold at home, while Mainz are seeking to build on their success
"The team is up for it"
The Zerofivers are anticipating an exciting Derby against Frankfurt on Monday night.
"A team that is hard to beat"
Achim Beierlorzer was impressed with Mainz fans during the away match against TSG 1899 Hoffenheim - he wants to see the intensity raised for the Derby against Frankfurt.
Consistent over 90 minutes
Jean-Paul Boëtius was pleased about the return to the Mainz way after the victory in Hoffenheim.
Ridle Baku has received a two-match suspension
The Zerofivers will have to make do without academy product Ridle Baku against Frankfurt and Augsburg.
"You can’t play much better"
Achim Beierlorzer celebrated a first win with Mainz: the Zerofivers came out on top in key moments, despite being a man down.
Beierlorzer: "We saw how things can go in football"
Both head coaches spoke to us following Mainz' fantastic 5-1 win away at Hoffenheim.
10-man Mainz down Hoffenheim
Despite the red card shown to Ridle Baku, the Zerofivers managed to beat TSG at a canter - a first goal for Kunde, Zentner in top form.
"In terms of statistics, we have a good chance to win"
Achim Beierlorzer is awaiting his debut as the head coach of Mainz, he wants to see aggression and speed from the team against Hoffenheim.
Winter training camp in Estepona
The Zerofivers will travel to Spain on 5th January - two friendlies on the agenda
Precision and speed the focus
Under the watchful eye of several fans, Achim Beierlorzer led his first session as the new Mainz coach - the 52-year-old has his sights set on what's ahead
Beierlorzer: "The quality that the team possesses is undeniable"
Beierlorzer takes his first training session: getting to know the players, first impressions, raising spirits and implementing an active and courageous approach are on the menu this week.
“I am raring to go”
The Zerofivers have appointed Achim Beierlorzer as their new head coach – “He commands authority, and he has a clear demeanour, a clear manner of speaker and a clear philosophy”
Achim Beierlorzer is the new head coach of the Zerofivers
Previously at FC Köln: Beierlorzer has signed until summer 2020.
“Our new head coach will be fine”
Jan-Moritz Lichte is working with the players to correct problems that have emerged in recent weeks – the win against Darmstadt is a forwards step
Lichte & Falkenmayer to stay on as joint head coaches
Schröder: “We have a great feeling about Jan-Moritz and his team”; crucial discussions with “first choice candidate”
Mainz 05 beat Darmstadt 2-1
The Zerofivers were victorious in the friendly at Bruchweg
Lichte: “The task ahead”
Interim head coach Jan-Moritz Lichte on the week’s training and the upcoming friendly against second-division side Darmstadt – Mateta, Ji and Seydel take part in individual training
"Now we must continue"
Danny Latza's comments on this unusual situation, Lichte leads his first training session.
"Mainz will always be my home and will be in my heart forever"
Sandro Schwarz's parting message.
“It really hurts”
FSV’s sporting director speaks in the wake of Sandro Schwarz’s departure. An external successor is being looked for.
Mainz 05 and Sandro Schwarz part ways by mutual consent
Mainz 05 and head coach Sandro Schwarz have parted ways by mutual consent. The decision comes as a result of meetings that took place on Saturday evening and Sunday morning.
The killer blow from set pieces
Both managers gave their thoughts after FSV's home defeat to FC Union Berlin.
Too late for the comeback, FSV lose to Union
The away side always looked sure to win, the Zerofivers missed crucial chances
Delivering a strong performance
The Zerofivers are looking to deliver a performance on Saturday that “will please both the club and the fans” – Schwarz was on the pitch as a player during Mainz’s last home win against Union Berlin
DFL schedule Matchdays 18 through 21
Freiburg at home, Gladbach away, Bayern at home and Hertha away, all on Saturdays.
Apology? Saturday, on the pitch!
Schwarz demands a reaction from his team following the historic 8-0 disaster: “That is the only way we are going to be able to satisfy everyone”
Sandro Schwarz: "played completely into Leipzig's hands"
Both managers spoke after FSV's match in Leipzig.
Mainz 05 learn a painful lesson in Leipzig
Mainz 05 travelled to Leipzig on matchday 10, hoping to gain some momentum after the victory against 1. FC Köln. However, FSV looked shaky from the start and extremely vulnerable to Leipzig’s quick...
Schröder: We want to maintain our momentum
Mainz are looking to prove themselves against RB Leipzig with a strong performance and positive result
“What Mainz 05 means”
That 3-1 win against Köln means that Mainz now have the same points tally after nine games as they did at the same point last season - Boëtius lauds his head coach
"Box presence, energy, flow in the game"
Schwarz: We got what we needed – 3-1 victory after going behind against Cologne with some incredible goals
The Zerofivers celebrate a thrilling home win against Köln
The Zerofivers made amends to their defeat in Düsseldorf, deservedly beating recently-promoted Köln – Quaison with a wonder goal and Zentner in top form.
Trust as a base
In the presence of 653 members, including coaching staff and the Bundesliga players, the 1. FSV Mainz 05 general meeting took place in the OPEL ARENA.
Schwarz: "We suffered a lapse in concentration for one cross"
The reaction from both coaches after the defeat in Düsseldorf.
10-man Mainz fall to Düsseldorf
45 minutes with a man down too much for FSV – Hennings with late reward for the superior hosts.
Three points as a birthday gift
Sandro Schwarz is 41 today, Rouven Schröder is 44 tomorrow: “Our aim is to bring back the away win.”
Working on competitive mentality
The Zerofivers began intensive training ahead of the game in Düsseldorf – Onisiwo & Burkardt are back in team training.
Three Sunday games finish 1-0
An overview of this weekend’s international matches involving Zerofivers.
“The main thing is that we got the job done”
Daniel Brosinski scored a record-breaking penalty in Saturday’s 2-1 victory over Paderborn, while Robin Zentner crucially saved a spot-kick at the other end.
Brosinski with penalty record, Zentner saves the day
FSV overcome Paderborn and enter the international break with six points
"We can't let our heads drop"
Zerofivers head coach Sandro Schwarz admits the situation isn’t pleasant, but says he has to face up to the task with his team and to improve their situation in the league.
“Time to process what happened”
Frustrations were running high amongst the Zerofivers aften an unlucky 1-0 defeat to Wolfsburg, in which Sandro Schwarz was also sent off
Sandro Schwarz: An annoying and bitter loss
All the quotes from the home loss against VfL Wolfsburg.
Zerofivers fall to Wolfsburg at home
1. FSV Mainz 05 were beaten 1-0 at home despite a spirited performance.
Tauer signs contract until 2023
Another home-grown talent from the Mainz youth academy receives a professional contract
"We have to take every chance we get"
The Zerofivers will face off against VfL Wolfsburg on 05 family day – Schröder breaks the tie down
Merveille Papela signs professional contract
The U19 midfielder is a product of the Zerofivers' youth academy / “Made a lasting impression during pre-season”
“A point here would not have been enough”
Wagner: “We were lucky to win” – Schalke’s head coach was not expecting his team to get the winning goal / Schröder: “It’s frustrating to leave empty handed”
“We dominated the second half”
Read the thoughts of both coaches after the away defeat to Schalke
Schalke strike late to deny Mainz a point
First the Onisiwo equaliser, then the late knockout punch
Mainz looking to take momentum into clash with Schalke
Sandro Schwarz is preparing his team for an intense and passionate away match against Schalke 04 – David Wagner’s impact is clearly visible
"We always need players who can lead the way"
Heaps of praise for goalkeeper Robin Zentner and centre-back Jeremiah St. Juste after the first win of the season.
Schwarz: An emotional win
Both coaches gave their thoughts after the home win against Berlin
St. Juste has the last laugh as Mainz down Hertha
Mainz claimed their first points of the season in a 2-1 home win against Hertha BSC.
Pressure as a privilege
Against Hertha BSC, the Zerofivers want to rid themselves of any signs of their recent poor form and pick up points with a focused performance
East Stand to be renamed the MEWA Stand
Textile management partner extends affiliation and becomes exclusive partner
Schwarz: Szalai brings energy to the team
The head coach refers to the centre-forward as a clever player who knows how to be competitive: “That’s exactly what we need”
DFL announces timings for matchdays 7-13
Mainz can look forward to four Saturday afternoon matches – Rhein-Main derby set for a Monday
Mainz 05 supports ‘Fridays for Future’
An environmentally-friendly trip to Schalke – Lehmann: We wholly support the goals of the climate strike
Time to finally get our rewards
Schwarz: “We need to be able to deal with setbacks and problems”
A small group, tight spaces and “positive impressions”
Mainz 05 have started into a new week of training. Head coach Sandro Schwarz gives an insight into the last few days and looks ahead to what’s still to come.
Eleven Mainz players called up for international duty
Head coach Sandro Schwarz has had his training group for the coming days reduced by a number of international call-ups. A total of eleven Mainz players are travelling with their respective national...
Schwarz: We fell apart by the end
All the post-match reaction from both coaches following the defeat at Bayern
Boëtius opener not enough – FSV suffer big defeat at Bayern
A super start was not enough for 1. FSV Mainz to overcome the record champions Bayern München. FCB recovered from a well-deserved Jean-Paul Boëtius opener to make it 2-1 before the break. They added...
Schwarz: It doesn’t have to be good. It has to be perfect.
Appearances for Szalai and St. Juste not out of the question and three requirements for success in Munich.
Szalai: “I don’t want to just squat here for two years”
The striker wants to be judged on his achievements after his return to the Bruchweg and he wants play an important role in the FSV system - "... you can’t look back too often just because the past was...
Return of the number 28 – Szalai is a Zerofiver once again
The 31-year-old has signed from Hoffenheim until 2021
Schröder: Time to lick our wounds and look ahead
Two late goals mark an unsuccessful start to the season for the Zerofivers – Sporting director: “We were punished for our mistakes”
Schwarz: “At the risk of repeating myself…”
All the post-match reaction from both coaches following the defeat against Borussia Mönchengladbach
Efficient Borussia leave the Opel Arena with 3 points
Robin Quaison’s 18th minute opener was not enough in the end as 1. FSV Mainz suffered a 3-1 defeat against Borussia Mönchengladbach. Stefan Lainer (32’), Allassane Plea (78’) and Breel Embolo (79’)...
St. Juste out with shoulder injury
His time out depends on his individual recovery process.
“Football can be so brutal”
The Zerofivers had better chances for 80 minutes, but still lost 3-0 to SC Freiburg with Jeremiah St. Juste also sustaining an injury.
Mainz made to pay for wasteful finishing
Mainz were punished by three late goals after failing to make countless chances count in the Bundesliga opener in Freiburg.
“It has always been true that…”
It all starts on Saturday, it's the opening game of the 2019/20 season against SC Freiburg.
Anticipation for the challenge ahead
Mainz open their Bundesliga campaign with an away trip to SC Freiburg on Saturday. “We will try to bring back the same attitude we showed in the final game of last season,” said Schwarz.
Stefan Bell suffers ankle injury
The defender is expected to be out for three months.
“We have to put that one behind us”
Stefan Hofmann commented after being put out of the DFB-Pokal at the Betzenberg: “Yesterday could have been a really brilliant day, but we didn’t make what we could have made from it on and off the...
Schwarz: "The game took on a new dynamic"
All the reaction from Mainz's 2-0 cup defeat at Kaiserslautern.
Mainz fail to make chances pay in Kaiserslautern
Mainz dominated the Rhineland-Palatinate derby for large spells, but came up short after failing to take our chances and some questionable refereeing.
Not another Mateta
New Zerofiver striker Taiwo Awoniyi from Liverpool FC is fast, robust and able to play deep
Mainz agree deal to sign Taiwo Awoniyi on loan
Striker will move on loan subject to international clearance
Schwarz: We performed well for 160 of the 180 minutes
The 05ers head coach gives his positive thoughts on the two friendly victories against FC Metz on Saturday afternoon: “We’re able to consistently perform at a high level.”
Öztunali with the late winner
Young Mainz XI beat Metz in second friendly on Saturday afternoon
Onisiwo decides first friendly against Metz
FSV impresses during first half – both sides equally matched in second half
Gbamin moves to England
Gbamin is another key example of a talented player developing greatly at Mainz 05.
Two-part endurance test
Zerofivers to face FC Metz in Molsheim: Strikers expected to show their quality
Kunde completes runs
The latecomer is back in training – Pierre-Gabriel returns to the pitch
Mateta undergoes knee operation
Attacker to miss several months – Schöder to look at transfer market
Rouven Schröder: “The OPEL CUP was very informative”
Both the 05ers sporting director and head coach Sandro Schwarz take the positives out of the OPEL CUP: “That is what pre-season is there for.”
A win and a loss for Mainz at the Opel Cup
Mainz suffer heavy defeat against tournament champions Sevilla before convincing win against Everton
Opel Cup: Pre-season now heating up
“Real tests of endurance” is what the Mainz coach said on Saturday when talking about the games against Everton and Sevilla. An appearance from Mateta is questionable.
Returning to Mainz in high spirits
Despite a 2-1 friendly defeat to Jahn Regensburg, the first defeat of pre-season, 05ers head coach Sandro Schwarz is taking the positives out of the training camp in Grassau.
First pre-season loss in friendly against Regensburg
The Zerofivers narrowly fell to the second division side after 120 minutes
Mateta: Expectations will rise
Despite a late return to training, 14-goal striker Mateta is on the right track and wants to improve his tally next season – father’s target exceeded
“I want to show that I’m back”
Philipp Mwene: returns to training after undergoing a knee operation – his goal: become a first-team regular
Pierre-Gabriel and Akono sidelined with muscle strain and bone bruise
Both new signings were diagnosed with injuries on Thursday, a day after the friendly against Vallecano
Aarón: “Mentally, I am here in Mainz”
The Spanish left-back returns from holiday as a European champion and is looking to catch up – not looking for a change
Creating the right atmosphere
Mainz trained for close to two hours on Tuesday afternoon in Grassau: head coach Schwarz and team pursue other goals in addition to drills
Ji out for several months
Cartilage damage in left knee: the Zerofiver has undergone an operation and begun his rehab
Schwarz: “We’re in a great position”
8-0 win against SV Gonsenheim to round off the first stage of pre-season. New emphases from Monday in Grassau training camp
Zerofivers beat SV Gonsenheim 8-0 in friendly
Mainz prevailed over Oberliga opposition with an impressive eight goals
Not a question of potential
Managing workload is top of the agenda in Jonathan Burkardt’s development – the 19-year-old forward is the Zerofivers’ top scorer so far in the preseason
Loving football and scoring goals
05ers head coach Sandro Schwarz described his team’s performance in their 9-0 friendly victory against Eisbachtal as a “good performance.”
05ers secure second win of summer against Eisbachtal
Burkardt scores second hat-trick in as many matches as 05ers win 9-0 – Akono scores first Mainz goal
Meier: "I will push for my place"
Mainz’s new signing from FC Bayern is aware of his role as backup, but is determined to put pressure on teammate Aarón Martin, whilst also learning from him.
Bundesliga opener on a Saturday afternoon
Mainz play at the traditional time of 15:30 CEST for five of their opening six games
A chance for stability and consistency
Bell: A good feeling right from the off – Onisiwo, Maxim, Barreiro and new signing Fernandes all return to pre-season training
Friendly against Eisbachtal moved to Bruchweg
Kick-off against the Oberliga side will take place at 19:00 CEST. Admission is free at the Bruchwegstadion
Offensive power from the academy
Burkardt, Baku, Eyibil, Schönfelder: Ten of the 12 goals in the first friendly came from the Mainz youth players.
Convincing 12-0 win in opening summer friendly against FuPa Allstars Rheinhessen
Eventful second half leads to ten goals for the 05ers
Simply a little overplayed
Stefan Bell discusses his unfortunate end to the 2018/19 Bundesliga season and says: “I am determined to work my way back into the starting lineup.”
Opening friendly against FuPa Allstars Rheinhessen
Hofmann: “We’re really looking forward to playing the best of Rheinhessen as our first friendly of pre-season”
Mainz 05 release away and third kits for 2019/20 season!
White away kit for the new season – Olive green third kits
Loves a tackle
21-year-old Ronaël Pierre-Gabriel is fighting for a place at right back in the starting eleven and banking on Mainz 05’s reputation in France as a place to develop.
Striker or attacking midfielder—or some combination of the two
Veteran Bundesliga player Dong-Won Ji brings quality and stabilty to a youthful Mainz squad
Schröder: “There’s still plenty that will happen”
Mainz sporting director sees little momentum on transfer market so far - Schwarz anticipates an intense season
Aarón returns a European champion
Öztunali and Müller fall short as Germany lose to Spain
Lots of desire within new environment
A new infrastructure for Mainz's first-team - Schwarz: "We want to pick up right where we left off."
Training to begin on Sunday with five new signings
International players to join later on – Eyibil & Kölle with the first team
Bundesliga fixture list: FSV to start in Freiburg
The first home game in the Opel Arena against Gladbach, before facing the title holders on matchday 3 – Schröder: Fired up for the new season.
Three Zerofivers in final of U21 Euros
Öztunali and Müller to face Aarón in Udine on Sunday night – Mateta and Niakhaté knocked out in semifinals
Holtmann heads on loan to Paderborn
Attacker extends contract and will join the newly-promoted side for next season
Opel Cup 2019 with top-quality international lineup
Everton and Sevilla will take part in the second edition of the Opel Cup on 27th July in the Opel Arena
U21 Euros: semifinal duel between Zerofivers
At least one Zerofiver will be in the final: Öztunali and Müller to face Romania, Aarón and Spain to meet France’s Mateta and Niakhaté
DFL to publish fixtures list on Friday
Bundesliga season to start on 16h August – first friendly again FuPa Allstars Rheinhessen
A final test ahead of the start of the season
Mainz will play two 90-minute matches against recently-promoted Ligue 1 side FC Metz.
Mainz 05 welcomes back Michael Thurk!
Michael Thurk is a Zerofiver once again! The 43-year-old former player will join Mainz as the third assistant coach in Sandro Schwarz’s team.
Mateta back heel helps France to wild win in debut
U21 European Championship: France misses twice from the spot, but turn things around in the end phase against England – Öztunali and Müller with perfect start, Aarón fighting for semifinal spot
Signs of excitement
The squad has seen excellent process long before the start of the season and the first competitive match of the 2019/20 campaign is a derby – just two weeks before training starts, and the sun seems...