Category: Berlin Wall


East v West: FC Viktoria and Berliner Dynamo meet in a united city

30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall the two teams have let go of the ghosts of the pastAndreas applied for papers to leave East Germany in 1986. After a three-year wait his request was granted in July 1989. “As a 24-year-old I was ready for the …


Salomon Kalou in hot water after appearing to damage Berlin Wall

• Kalou appears to deface Berlin Wall with hammer and chisel in video
• Former Chelsea forward could face fine of up to 10,000 euros
• Much more news from the Bundesliga

The former Chelsea forward Salomon Kalou may be facing a hefty fine after appearing to deface the Berlin Wall with a hammer and chisel during a television news report.

The 29-year-old Kalou, who now plays for Hertha Berlin, was attempting to compare breaking off a piece of the wall with his intentions to break down the Schalke defence.

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