Werder Bremen News

2.2! Osako and Japan grind out a draw against Senegal

Japan’s second World Cup group game in Russia ended in a stalemate. In a thrilling contest against Senegal, the “Samurai Blue” came twice from behind and earned themselves a 2-2 draw. Yuya Osako, the matchwinner from the Colombia match, started up front and played the full 90.

24.06.2018 // 18:51 // first team

Augustinsson and Sweden suffer heartbreaking loss to Germany

Ludwig Augustinsson and the Sweden national team were forced to settle for an extremely disappointing 2-1 loss to Germany on Saturday evening. Mere seconds before the game was due to end in added time, Toni Kroos fired his country into the lead. Sweden took the lead originally through Ola Toivonen, before Marco Reus equalised just after the break. Augustinsson played the full 90 minutes for...

23.06.2018 // 22:06 // first team

World Champion conquerors?

In 2010 the defending champions Italy crumbled in the group stages. Four years later, the holders Spain failed to make it through to the knockout phase. Will the 2014 World Champions fall to the same fate tonight? Germany take on Sweden at 20:00 CEST in their second Group F match. Werder’s Ludwig Augustinsson & Co. have the chance to end die Mannschaft’s tournament before it’s even begun and to...

23.06.2018 // 09:10 // first team

Werder to face Köln and Duisburg in Zillertal friendlies

Two friendlies have been confirmed for Werder’s preseason programme in mid-July. The Green-Whites will face Bundesliga 2 sides Köln and Duisburg in the familiar preseason Alpine setting in Zillertal.

20.06.2018 // 15:30 // Zillertal

Osako heads Japan to victory

Yuya Osako and the Japan national team got their World Cup campaign off to the perfect start with a 2-1 victory against Colombia. Werder’s new arrival, who started the game and was subbed off in the 85th minute, scored the winner for his country.

19.06.2018 // 15:52 // first team

Garcia returns to Switzerland

Full-back Ulisses Garcia is leaving SV Werder Bremen to join Swiss club Young Boys. The 22-year-old, who has been on loan to newly-promoted 1. FC Nuremberg since the latest winter break, is now returning to his home country. Sporting director Frank Baumann made the announcement on Tuesday afternoon. 

19.06.2018 // 15:00 // first team

Augustinsson and Sweden win in World Cup opener

The Sweden national team managed to win their first group game at the World Cup in Russia, as they beat South Korea 1-0. Ludwig Augustinsson played the full 90 minutes for the Scandinavians.

18.06.2018 // 15:51 // first team

Yuning Zhang leaves Werder Bremen

Yuning Zhang will leave SV Werder Bremen after one season and return to West Bromwich Albion. The Chinese international came to Werder Bremen on a loan deal from the Premier League club last summer.

15.06.2018 // 14:01 // first team

Werder set to play friendly against FC Groningen

The next friendly for Werder is set in stone. On Sunday 29th July 2018 at 14:30 CEST, the Green-Whites will play FC Groningen. The game will take place at Noordlease Stadion, the home of the Dutch first division side.

13.06.2018 // 15:00 // first team

"I want to win every game!"

Medical check at the hospital on the other side of the Weser, endurance test at the club’s fitness centre, photo-shoot, interview, then last but not least, late in the afternoon, Felix Beijmo signed the contract with Frank Baumann. It was a busy day for the new Werder Bremen man, who actually flew back to Sweden later that evening. Feet up and relax? That’s not on the ambitious 20-year-old’s to-do...

13.06.2018 // 12:58 // first team

Wing-back Beijmo joins SV Werder

Welcome to Werder Bremen, Felix Beijmo! The Swedish right-back joins the Green-Whites ahead of the upcoming season, joining from top-flight side Djurgårdens IF and has signed a long-term contract at Werder Bremen, sporting director Frank Baumann revealed on Tuesday afternoon.

12.06.2018 // 17:29 // first team

Kainz faces the World Champions

+++ The World Champions are coming: Florian Kainz has a brilliant climax to the season in front of him. The SV Werder full back will take on Germany with the Austrian national team. The 2014 World Champions contest a World Cup warm-up friendly on Saturday (02.06.) against their neighbour in Klagenfurt before the group stages begin. While Jaochim Löw’s German squad have been toiling away at a...

11.06.2018 // 13:03 // Team Talk

Augustinsson plays the full 90

There are now only days remaining on the countdown to the World Cup in Russia, which meant the final dress rehearsals for many World Cup participants over the weekend. Werder players were amongst those playing their final friendlies ahead of the tournament. Green-White left-back Ludwig Augustinsson played for Sweden in their goalless draw against Peru. Werder’s number five played the full 90...

10.06.2018 // 09:51 // first team

DFB-Pokal: Werder draw Wormatia Worms

SV Werder have drawn VfR Wormatia Worms in the first round of the DFB-Pokal.  The draw took place last night at the German Football Museum in Dortmund. Palina Rojinski drew the Green-Whites’ name alongside the Regionalliga club from Rheinland-Pfalz.

08.06.2018 // 22:46 // first team

Kainz faces the World Champions

+++ The World Champions are coming: Florian Kainz has a brilliant climax to the season in front of him. The SV Werder full back will take on Germany with the Austrian national team. The 2014 World Champions contest a World Cup warm-up friendly on Saturday (02.06.) against their neighbour in Klagenfurt before the group stages begin. While Jaochim Löw’s German squad have been toiling away at a...

08.06.2018 // 17:20 // Team Talk

Veljkovic extends contract with Werder

Milos Veljkovic and SV Werder have made a clear statement. Before the World Cup begins in Russia, the Serbian international has signed a long-term contract extension with the Green-Whites.

08.06.2018 // 12:05 // first team

Delaney leaves SV Werder

Thomas Delaney will no longer be a Werder player next season. Werder’s sporting director, Frank Baumann, revealed on Sunday that the midfielder will transfer to Borussia Dortmund. Both clubs have agreed not to disclose the details of the transfer.

07.06.2018 // 17:15 // first team

Gondorf transferred to SC Freiburg

Jerome Gondorf leaves SV Werder after only one season at the club. Sporting director, Frank Baumann revealed on Sunday that the midfielder will be moving to SC Freiburg. Both clubs have chosen not to disclose the details of the transfer.

07.06.2018 // 10:00 // first team

Kainz faces the World Champions

+++ The World Champions are coming: Florian Kainz has a brilliant climax to the season in front of him. The SV Werder full back will take on Germany with the Austrian national team. The 2014 World Champions contest a World Cup warm-up friendly on Saturday (02.06.) against their neighbour in Klagenfurt before the group stages begin. While Jaochim Löw’s German squad have been toiling away at a...

04.06.2018 // 12:26 // Team Talk

Kainz and Austria beat Germany, Veljkovic and Delaney are headed for Russia

Florian Kainz rounded off a successful week on Saturday night as Austria and the SV Werder man beat defending World Champions Germany 2-1 in a friendly. It was the Austrians’ first win against their German neighbours for almost 32 years. Florian Kainz started on the bench but came on after 88 minutes to help see out the team’s narrow lead on Germany. Kainz and Co. now shift their attention to the...

03.06.2018 // 19:44 // first team