Dortmund coach Juergen Klopp positive ahead of Bayern clash
Dortmund coach Juergen Klopp positive ahead of Bayern clash

Ahead of their high-voltage clash with Bayern Munich on Saturday, Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp said their league position is not his biggest concern when the two German football clubs meet.

Zinedine Zidane leads visit of seven French coaches to Bayern
Zinedine Zidane leads visit of seven French coaches to Bayern

Former World Cup winner Zinedine Zidane is among seven French coaches to have taken advantage of the international break in order to head to German champions Bayern Munich for a three-day visit.

Champions League: Bayern ready for 'final' against Shakhtar
Champions League: Bayern ready for 'final' against Shakhtar

Bayern Munich go into their Champions League last-16 second leg at home to Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday knowing the game will make or break their season.

To compete against EPL, La Liga, Bundesliga awaits major revamp
To compete against EPL, La Liga, Bundesliga awaits major revamp

German football fans will soon have to prepare for a TV revolution and say goodbye to die-hard like habits as far as Bundesliga kick-off times are concerned.

Xabi Alonso sees red as Bayern Munich toil in 0-0 draw with Shakhtar
Xabi Alonso sees red as Bayern Munich toil in 0-0 draw with Shakhtar

Bayern Munich`s attacking ambitions were curtailed by an organised Shakhtar Donetsk who held them to a goalless draw in their Champions league last-16 first leg on Tuesday with Xabi Alonso sent off for the Germans in the second half.

Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus extends deal to 2019 to end transfer rumours
Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus extends deal to 2019 to end transfer rumours

Borussia Dortmund winger Marco Reus has signed a contract extension at the Bundesliga club until 2019, ending persistent rumours of a move Spain or England at the end of the season.

'Guardiola could coach Qatar for 2022 World Cup'
'Guardiola could coach Qatar for 2022 World Cup'

German club Bayern Munich's coach Pep Guardiola could take over as Qatar’s football coach for the 2022 World Cup, reports in Germany suggested Wednesday.

Bastian Schweinsteiger to shine, predicts Pep Guardiola
Bastian Schweinsteiger to shine, predicts Pep Guardiola

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola believes his emblematic midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger will have a brilliant second half of the season, he told a press conference in Doha on Friday.

Cristiano deserves Ballon d'Or, says Brazilian Ronaldo
Cristiano deserves Ballon d'Or, says Brazilian Ronaldo

Brazil football great Ronaldo described Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo's goalscoring run as "unthinkable", and said the Portuguese forward is a clear favourite for the Ballon d'Or award.

Bayern Munich set their sights on 2015
Bayern Munich set their sights on 2015

German football club Bayern Munich are looking to the future and focusing on getting ready for 2015 even as they prepare to take on English team Manchester City in their fifth Group E match in the Champions League Tuesday.

High-flying Bayern Munich adjust to life without Philipp Lahm
High-flying Bayern Munich adjust to life without Philipp Lahm

Runaway Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich need to adjust to life without captain Philipp Lahm when they host Hoffenheim on Saturday ahead of next week`s Champions League match at Manchester City.

Bundesliga preview: Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund
Bundesliga preview: Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund

Germany international Kevin Grosskreutz insists Borussia Dortmund can bounce back from their Bundesliga nightmare -- starting with Saturday`s clash at league leaders Bayern Munich.

Bayern to face Braunschweig in German Cup round of 16
Bayern to face Braunschweig in German Cup round of 16

Holders Bayern Munich will face second tier club Eintracht Braunschweig in the German Cup round of 16 as they look to successfully defend their domestic double this season.

Two countries unite to salute record-breaking Francesco Totti
Two countries unite to salute record-breaking Francesco Totti

Italy and England rarely agree on football matters, but the two countries were united in saluting record-breaking striker Francesco Totti on Wednesday.

Franck Ribery rules out France return
Franck Ribery rules out France return

Bayern Munich playmaker Franck Ribery on Thursday reiterated his decision not to play again for France despite threats issued by UEFA chief Michel Platini.

Roy Hodgson urges young English players to move abroad

England manager Roy Hodgson has urged his young international players to move abroad and enrich their football experience rather than sit on the substitutes` bench at Premier League clubs stacked full of overseas signings.

Bayern to miss Schweinsteiger`s services for `several weeks`

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said on Tuesday that German World Cup-winning midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger will be out for "several weeks" with a knee problem, according to SID, an AFP subsidiary.

Franck Ribery retires from French international duty

French winger Franck Ribery has announced his retirement from international football, he said in an interview with the German magazine Kicker.

Manuel Neuer throws his hat in the ring for German captaincy

Germany`s World Cup-winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is willing to become the captain of the national team after the post was left vacant by teammate Philipp Lahm.

Franck Ribery, Javi Martinez back training with Bayern

France winger Franck Ribery and Spanish midfielder Javi Martinez rejoined their Bayern Munich teammates on Tuesday as they returned for pre-season training, the German champions announced.