1. FC Nürnberg fans don't regret their love for the club, apparently: 'Ich bereue diese Liebe nicht!' is the club motto of the Franconian club (© Imago)
1. FC Nürnberg fans don't regret their love for the club, apparently: 'Ich bereue diese Liebe nicht!' is the club motto of the Franconian club (© Imago)
Bundesliga

OFF THE BALL

Munich - Off the Ball, bundesliga.com's weekday feature, casts an eye over some of the offbeat and occasionally controversial tales to have emerged from Germany's top-flight sides.

Today we get an insight into the 1. FC Nürnberg club motto, find out how FC Schalke 04 keeper Ralf Fährmann's been keeping fit, and FC Bayern München defender Jerome Boateng returns to his roots.