Sibling rivalry: Kevin-Prince (l.) and Jerome Boateng will be going head-to-head - very possibly as direct opponents - in the heavyweight meetings of Schalke 04 and FC Bayern this season
Sibling rivalry: Kevin-Prince (l.) and Jerome Boateng will be going head-to-head - very possibly as direct opponents - in the heavyweight meetings of Schalke 04 and FC Bayern this season
Bundesliga

Brothers in the Bundesliga

Munich - Siblings playing for opposing Bundesliga teams is really nothing new. Current FC Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeneß faced off against his brother Dieter many a time in the 1970s, while Thomas Allofs played both alongside elder brother Klaus - now VfL Wolfsburg sporting director - at Fortuna Düsseldorf and subsequently against him in the 1980s.

More recently, however, a veritable host of sibling pairs have found themselves lining up on opposite sides of the centre circle in Germany's top flight. bundesliga.com takes a look at the foremost current fraternal rivalries...