Kristian Anker-Moeller

Part-time footy journalist as well as stadium announcer for Danish second tier club Akademisk Boldklub.
Kristian Anker-Moeller has written 6 posts for World Football Columns

Bundesliga Boünce: All Hail Dortmund, German Champions 2011!

Kristian Anker-Møller examines Borussia Dortmund’s return to the top of the Bundesliga, the squad having been transformed from a band of hired mercenaries into a close-knit group of young turks. Continue reading »

Bundesliga Boünce: After Sammer, Hamburg Manage Not To Make Mincemeat Of Frank Arnesen’s Hiring

Kristian Anker-Møller examines the challenges facing Hamburg’s incoming Sporting Director Frank Arnesen and discusses his biggest obstacle, the man who hired him, Club President Bernd Hoffman. Continue reading »

Chelsea Could Be In For A Copenhagen Surprise

Chelsea head to Copenhagen, on Tuesday night, for their Champions League clash with the perennial Danish champions FC Copenhagen. Even though the Danes have been inactive, except for a series of prepatory friendlies, since before the holidays, Chelsea cannot afford to take a side lightly that battled to a stalemate with Barcelona and is far more accustomed to the frigid conditions expected at Parken in the opening leg of the tie.

If Carlo Ancelotti doesn’t have his side prepared, the Lions will roar. Continue reading »

Bundesliga Boünce: Facebook & Farfan Win Friends For Magath

Schalke 04’s under-fire manager Felix Magath has started a Facebook profile to show his willingness to listen to the club’s fans.  Magath has come under fire recently because of the club’s poor results this season,as well as for his dealings in the transfer market. The former boss of champion sides at Wolfsburg and Bayern, Magath has … Continue reading »

Bundesliga Boünce: Steve McLaren Bugs Out Of Wolfsburg

With Wolfsburg hovering just above the drop zone after only one victory in the last 12 games, star player Diego revolting on the pitch and manager Dieter Hoeness off it, it was only a question of time before Steve McLaren was driven out of Volkswagen country. The Bundesliga has not been accommodating to the first … Continue reading »

The Winners & Losers In The Danish Transfer Window

Life in general and football in particular is about winners and losers. This guide will let you know who were the winners and losers of a busy transfer window in Denmark. There’s been a lot of wheeling and dealing going on in the SAS-Ligæn in January. Habitual champions FC Copenhagen have added to the depth … Continue reading »

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