German FA boss Grindel confident Ozil affair doesn't threaten Euro 2024 bid
The under-pressure president of the German Football Association (DFB), Reinhard Grindel, has told AFP he is confident the controversy over Mesut Ozil's international retirement will not have a negative impact on Germany's bid to host Euro 2024.
German FA boss admits Ozil needed more support over 'racist attacks'
The under-fire president of the German Football Association (DFB), admitted on Sunday that he should have given Mesut Ozil more support when the midfielder was the target of "racist attacks". "I should have positioned myself more clearly given the racist attacks from some corners and should have put myself in front of Mesut Ozil," Reinhard…
German FA denies Ozil's racism accusations
The German Football Association (DFB) has denied racial abuse claims made by Mesut Ozil on Sunday in his announcement that he has retired from international football. Ozil alleged that he had been racially abused in several occasions by the German FA, notably the president Reinhard Grindel. "We reject the notion that the DFB is associated…