Mario Gotze

Mario Götze makes awkward return to Dortmund, regrets Bayern move

Embed from Getty Images Borussia Dortmund fans burned his shirts and called him “Judas,” but now Mario Götze is back after three years with Bayern Munich. Back in April, when rumors of a potential return first surfaced, Dortmund fans held up banners that read “Milan or Madrid. Just not Dortmund. Piss off Götze!” during a …

Götze and Balotelli are together on the Island of Misfit Marios

Mario Götze is 23 years old and the scorer of the winning goal in the 2014 World Cup final. But this season, as Bayern Munich won the domestic double, Götze only made 21 appearances and scored only six goals — career lows in both categories. He would like to stay with the club, but Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz …

Watch Mario Götze bake a cake for his 10 millionth Facebook fan

https://www.youtube.com/embed/4SNAf9F04lY International breaks are a time of intense boredom, even for players. This inevitably leads to weird ideas, like baking a cake for your 10 millionth Facebook fan while wearing a GoPro camera on your head. Which is exactly what Mario Götze did. The World Cup winner says he’s never baked before, so this was …

Mario Götze lip syncs the commentary to his World Cup winning goal

https://www.youtube.com/embed/y7HTNFBcBQc On July 13, 2014, Mario Götze scored Germany’s goal to beat Argentina in extra time of the World Cup final. A year on from that spectacular finish, Götze has recorded himself lip syncing to the German commentary for that moment. Granted, this is probably how he starts every day since it happened, but this …

Mario Götze threw out the first pitch at a Dodgers game

Steven Gerrard apparently isn’t the only footballer vacationing in Los Angeles. Ten days shy of the anniversary of his World Cup winning goal, Mario Götze threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Dodgers-Mets game. And now we know that his arm isn’t quite as accurate his foot… Probably would’ve hit the post and went …