2017 Schedule

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2017 Schedule
3-7-8, 16th in German Bundesliga
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3dChris Wright

Kruse launches motor racing team

Not content with being a professional footballer and a pro-standard poker player, Werder Bremen forward Max Kruse has added a third string to his bow.

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9dESPN staff

Sargent set to train with Bremen first team

American striker Josh Sargent will begin training with Werder Bremen's first team next week, coach Florian Kohfeldt says.

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16dMattias Karen

Arsenal seal deal for defender Mavropanos

Arsenal have completed the signing of 20-year-old Greek defender Konstantinos Mavropanos from PAS Giannina.

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42dAssociated Press

Dortmund fall to another defeat at home

Borussia Dortmund's awful run continued on Saturday when they were beaten 2-1 at home by Werder Bremen to heap further pressure on manager Peter Bosz.

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58dStephan Uersfeld

Sargent: Europe move a dream come true

United States youngster Josh Sargent says he has wanted to play football in Europe since he was "a little kid" as he looks set to join Werder Bremen.

Player Power Rankings: Max Kruse claims top spot (3:33)
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82dStephan Uersfeld

Winless Werder Bremen sack Nouri

Werder Bremen have parted ways with head coach Alexander Nouri after failing to win any of their opening 10 Bundesliga matches this season.

17-year-old Sargent chose Bremen for 'feeling like home' (2:03)
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122dStephan Uersfeld

Bremen to sign U.S. attacker Josh Sargent

Sargent, 17, featured for the U.S. at the under-20 World Cup in South Korea, where he scored four goals.

132dPA Sport

Steinhaus becomes first female ref in Bundesliga

Bibiana Steinhaus became the first female referee in the Bundesliga when she oversaw the 1-1 draw between Werder Bremen and Hertha Berlin on Sunday.

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135dAssociated Press

Bundesliga confirms female ref's first game

Bibiana Steinhaus will make history in Germany on Sunday when she becomes the first woman to referee a Bundesliga game.

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137dStephan Uersfeld

Female ref to take first Bundesliga game

Bibiana Steinhaus is reportedly set to become the first female referee to officiate in Bundesliga when Hertha Berlin host Werder Bremen.

147dPA Sport

Lewandowski hits brace as Bayern win

Robert Lewandowski continued their perfect start to the Bundesliga season with a 2-0 triumph at Werder Bremen.

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157dStephan Uersfeld

Johannsson: I won't get chance at Bremen

U.S. international Aron Johannsson has said "won't get another chance" at Werder Bremen but would welcome the chance to remain in Germany.

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166dStephan Uersfeld

Bremen ready to sell U.S.'s Johannsson

Johannsson, 26, joined Bremen from AZ Alkmaar in 2015 but his first season was marred by a hip injury.

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166dMichael Church

'I'm not China's new hope' - Werder's Zhang

Striker Zhang Yuning has distanced himself from claims he's the "new hope" of Chinese football as he settles into life with Werder Bremen in Germany.

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172dPeter O'Rourke

Arsenal to buy Silva, sell to Bremen - source

Arsenal could sell Wellington Silva to Werder Bremen after a deal with Bordeaux fell through, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC.

189dESPN staff

Friendlies: James makes debut for Bayern

Thomas Muller and Juan Bernat scored as Bayern Munich beat Werder Bremen 2-0 on Saturday, while James Rodriguez made his first appearance.

200dIan Holyman

Reports: Bremen's Yatabare arrested

Werder Bremen's Sambou Yatabare has been arrested by French police after allegedly punching an officer at a Paris airport, reports say.

RankingsGerman Bundesliga

Goal Difference-7Tied-13th
Goals Scored14Tied-16th
Goals Conceded21Tied-3rd