Cologne - The main topic of conversation among social media circles this week - at least since Tuesday afternoon - has been Philipp Lahm's fractured right ankle which is set to keep the 31-year-old sidelined until February.

Lahm's injury nightmare isn't the only subject that has sent the Twittersphere into a frenzy in the past seven days, however. has rounded up the Tweets of the Week...


: "My car is German and so is @Aubameyang7's new shirt," reads this tweet by French rapper La Fouine, who is proudly wearing the Black and Yellow jersey of Borussia Dortmund star

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

(r.) in this image:


German tabloid


, meanwhile, seem to have spotted young

Marco Reus

and Aubameyang lookalikes...


FC Schalke 04 have reminded us of some of the moustachioed stars to have donned the Royal Blues shirt in recent years - make sure you click the play button, you won't want to miss this!


FC Bayern München captain

Philipp Lahm

received a huge amount of support after breaking his right ankle in training on Tuesday, with some of the biggest names in sport

offering their commiserations


"Get well soon, Philipp Lahm!" reads this tweet from basketball star Dirk Nowitzki:

Even Bayern's arch rivals Borussia Dortmund wished the ex-Germany skipper well...

The news of Lahm's injury broke only four days after the 31-year-old (r.) had been presented with the


award. Lahm and his former club-mate Miroslav Klose received the ‘Honorary Prize of the Jury’ award for their contribution to Germany's 2014 FIFA World Cup triumph:

Diaz delight:

1. FSV Mainz 05's Costa Rican defender

Junior Diaz

expressed his pride at being ranked 50th in


series on the most influential players

in the German top flight:

Welcome, Billy Goats!

On Sunday, 1. FC Köln announced the launch of their English-language Twitter account - welcome to the Twittersphere, @fckoeln_en!