It all started as a bit of fun – big long words are tough enough to spell, and it’s even worse when they’re in a foreign language. So this was our blackboard for the big match of the day…

The blackboard that changed the BundesligaIt all took off from there. People seemed to find it funny, and it ended up all over social media. Borussia Mun Mone Mcunch The German Team themselves even changed their name on Twitter to “A German Team” and had scarves printed with the same title, selling out so quickly they had to have another 2,000 made.

We’ve been inundated with calls from the press – but also, more importantly, with German football fans. You’re all sehr willkommen!