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robert enke memorial in hannover 35,000

Thursday, November 12th, 2009

yesterday evening the german national football team, including oliver bierhoff and michael ballack, along with robert enke’s widow, attended a memorial for robert enke, the goal keeper of the german national team who committed suicide on november 10. enke, who suffered from depression had driven his car onto train tracks. earlier in the day he had left a suicide note for his wife. you can watch video of the memorial here which includes images of the 35,000 people who attended a memorial march in hannover.


oliver bierhoff cries during robert enke press conference

Thursday, November 12th, 2009

robert enke, goal keeper for germany’s football team (that’s soccer to north americans) committed suicide on november 10. oliver bierhoff, manager of the the team, shed more than a few tears during the press conference. more information with photos and video can be found on the berliner zeitung website.

south african crime and security concerns world cup 2010

Monday, November 26th, 2007

franz beckenbauer’s austrian friend was shot dead on a golf course in s. africa. oliver bierhoff’s breifcase was stolen from his hotel.