1. FC Union Berlin

1. FC Union Berlin

1st in German Bundesliga

Union Berlin's and Freiburg's Leicester vibes: How these underdogs are turning the Bundesliga upside down Union Berlin's and Freiburg's Leicester vibes: How these underdogs are turning the Bundesliga upside down

Leicester's shock Premier League title will never be outdone, but Union Berlin and Freiburg are eyeing a similarly surprising Bundesliga upset.

Top scorer Becker on target as leaders Union beat Wolfsburg 2-0 Top scorer Becker on target as leaders Union beat Wolfsburg 2-0

Union Berlin forward Sheraldo Becker scored once and set up another goal to lead his side to a 2-0 victory over VfL Wolfsburg on Sunday.

Union Berlin tops the Bundesliga after defeating Cologne Union Berlin tops the Bundesliga after defeating Cologne

Union Berlin moves two points clear of Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga after beating Cologne 1-0.

Union Berlin go top of the Bundesliga with win against Cologne Union Berlin go top of the Bundesliga with win against Cologne

Union Berlin moved two points clear of champions Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga after winning 1-0 at Cologne on Sunday.

Timo Hübers scores Union Berlin's first goal of the game Timo Hübers scores Union Berlin's first goal of the game

Timo Hübers hits own goal into the back of the net and Union Berlin lead 1-0 against FC Köln.

Bayern Munich suffer 2nd-consecutive Bundesliga draw Bayern Munich suffer 2nd-consecutive Bundesliga draw

Sheraldo Becker and Joshua Kimmich each score a goal for their clubs in a 1-1 draw.

Bayern Munich slip to second straight draw at Union Berlin Bayern Munich slip to second straight draw at Union Berlin

Champions Bayern Munich stumbled to their second 1-1 draw in a row on Saturday, coming away from Union Berlin with only a one point.

Sven Michel goal 90th minute Schalke 04 1-6 FC Union Berlin Sven Michel goal 90th minute Schalke 04 1-6 FC Union Berlin

Sven Michel goal 90th minute Schalke 04 1-6 FC Union Berlin

Jordan Pefok wants you to call him Jordan Pefok Jordan Pefok wants you to call him Jordan Pefok

Jordan Pefok clears up confusion around his surname, with official listings naming him as Jordan Siebatcheu.

USMNT's Pefok leads Union Berlin win vs. Leipzig USMNT's Pefok leads Union Berlin win vs. Leipzig

U.S. striker Jordan Pefok got a goal and an assist as Union Berlin beat struggling RB Leipzig 2-1 in the Bundesliga.

Americans in Europe: Where the USMNT's World Cup hopefuls are playing across the Atlantic Americans in Europe: Where the USMNT's World Cup hopefuls are playing across the Atlantic

With the World Cup looming, the start of this European club season is vital, so where on the continent are the USMNT's hopefuls playing in 2022-23?

Niko Giesselmann comes narrowly close to putting Union Berlin in front Niko Giesselmann comes narrowly close to putting Union Berlin in front

Niko Giesselmann hits a wonderful strike that just misses the frame as Union Berlin search for the opener.

Jordan Pefok sparks Union Berlin to victory in derby Jordan Pefok sparks Union Berlin to victory in derby

Jordan Pefok scores his first Bundesliga goal as Union Berlin beats rival Hertha Berlin 3-1.

USMNT striker Jordan Pefok scores on Bundesliga debut to give Union Berlin win over Hertha Berlin USMNT striker Jordan Pefok scores on Bundesliga debut to give Union Berlin win over Hertha Berlin

United States forward Jordan Pefok scored on his Bundesliga debut to help Union Berlin defeat Hertha Berlin 3-1 on Saturday.

Union Berlin may be Bundesliga underdogs, but here's why they deserve to be your new favorite team Union Berlin may be Bundesliga underdogs, but here's why they deserve to be your new favorite team

ESPN's Bill Connelly went to Berlin to find out what makes Union Berlin so special. Beer and history are involved.

Bundesliga 2022-23 season preview: Everything you need to know ahead of the new German football season Bundesliga 2022-23 season preview: Everything you need to know ahead of the new German football season

Will Bayern win an 11th straight title? Can a Cinderella story stop them? We answer those questions and more ahead of the 2022-23 Bundesliga season.

A brilliant bicycle kick from Jordan Pefok drives fans wild A brilliant bicycle kick from Jordan Pefok drives fans wild

A beautiful bicycle kick from Jordan Pefok ties the match for Union Berlin.

Bundesliga 2022-23 team-by-team preview: From Augsburg to Wolfsburg, what will Germany's top-flight teams do this season? Bundesliga 2022-23 team-by-team preview: From Augsburg to Wolfsburg, what will Germany's top-flight teams do this season?

Who better to detail expectations for every team in Germany's top flight in 2022-23 than Derek Rae, the English-language voice of the Bundesliga?

USMNT striker Jordan Pefok joins Union Berlin from Young Boys USMNT striker Jordan Pefok joins Union Berlin from Young Boys

Union Berlin has signed American forward Jordan Pefok to spearhead its fourth season in the Bundesliga and second in European soccer.

Union Berlin thrash Freiburg, Bayer Leverkusen seal Champions League spot Union Berlin thrash Freiburg, Bayer Leverkusen seal Champions League spot

Freiburg crashed to a 4-1 home loss to Union Berlin on Saturday, denting their Champions League hopes as Bayer Leverkusen secured third place.

Freiburg's UCL hopes take a hit after loss vs. Union Berlin Freiburg's UCL hopes take a hit after loss vs. Union Berlin

Freiburg suffers a damaging 4-1 defeat vs. Union Berlin to hand RB Leipzig the advantage in the Champions League race.

Bundesliga 2021-22 takeaways: Bayern Munich's early peak, USMNT stars, Erling Haaland era ends, Leipzig leaps forward Bundesliga 2021-22 takeaways: Bayern Munich's early peak, USMNT stars, Erling Haaland era ends, Leipzig leaps forward

ESPN's Bill Connelly on the Bundesliga's talking points coming out of the 2021-22 season, including why it's OK that Bayern Munich keeps winning.

Union's European hopes dented with 1-1 against relegated Fuerth Union's European hopes dented with 1-1 against relegated Fuerth

European hopefuls Union Berlin had to come from a goal down at home to rescue a 1-1 draw against already-relegated Greuther Fuerth on Friday.

Sven Michel strikes for Union Berlin to level out score Sven Michel strikes for Union Berlin to level out score

Union Berlin's Sven Michel scores a left-footed shot in the 72nd minute against Greuther Furth.

Union Berlin's late double stuns RB Leipzig Union Berlin's late double stuns RB Leipzig

Union Berlin strikes twice in the final five minutes to come from behind and win vs. RB Leipzig.

Bundesliga Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 1. FC Union Be.. 7 +11 17
2 Borussia Dortm.. 7 +2 15
3 SC Freiburg 7 +5 14
4 TSG Hoffenheim 7 +5 13
5 Bayern Munich 7 +13 12
6 Borussia Monch.. 7 +5 12
7 Eintracht Fran.. 7 +1 11
8 Mainz 7 -3 11
9 FC Cologne 7 +3 10
10 Werder Bremen 7 +1 9
11 FC Augsburg 7 -5 9
12 RB Leipzig 7 -3 8
13 Hertha Berlin 7 -2 6
14 Schalke 04 7 -6 6
15 Bayer Leverkus.. 7 -3 5
16 VfB Stuttgart 7 -3 5
17 VfL Wolfsburg 7 -7 5
18 VfL Bochum 7 -14 1
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
27 Sheraldo Becke.. 6 7 3
45 Jordan Pefok 3 6 3
11 Sven Michel 2 6 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
27 Sheraldo Becke.. 3 7 6
28 Christopher Tr.. 3 6 0
45 Jordan Pefok 3 6 3