It is sometimes said only believe in statistics that you have doctored yourself. That's a motto that Walter Krämer, Professor for economic and social statistics, would certainly sign up to as well. Another one of his hobby horses is making sure that the German language doesn't become irrecognizable through too many anglicisms.
What a year 2014 was. Germany won the World Cup and Kick Off got to interview some of the biggest stars in German football. We talked to Christoph Kramer about his World Cup amnesia, André Schürrle about life in London, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang about being fleet of foot and Jakub "Kuba" Błaszczykowski about trying to come back from injury.