Dortmund hit rock bottom despite point at Bayer
Dortmund hit rock bottom despite point at Bayer

Borussia Dortmund slipped back to the bottom of the Bundesliga on Saturday despite picking up a point in their goalless draw at fellow Champions League side Bayer Leverkusen.

Battling Borussia fighting for Bundesliga survival
Battling Borussia fighting for Bundesliga survival

Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp admits feeling the pressure as his side resume their fight to stay in Germany`s top flight on Saturday at fellow Champions League side Bayer Leverkusen.

Transfer talk won't distract Dortmund, says Mats Hummels
Transfer talk won't distract Dortmund, says Mats Hummels

 Borussia Dortmund`s battle to avoid relegation will not be derailed by constant transfer talk regarding top players leaving the Bundesliga club, defender Mats Hummels said on Monday.

Jose Mourinho warns away Andre Schurrle suitors
Jose Mourinho warns away Andre Schurrle suitors

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho said on Friday that it will take a "phenomenal" offer for him to sell out-of-favour German winger Andre Schurrle in January.

Klopp`s priority is keeping Dortmund in Bundesliga
Klopp`s priority is keeping Dortmund in Bundesliga

Jurgen Klopp says his priority for the second half of the season is keeping struggling Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga, not qualifying for next season`s Champions League.

Dortmund midfielder Sebastian Kehl sidelined with shoulder injury
Dortmund midfielder Sebastian Kehl sidelined with shoulder injury

German football club Borussia Dortmund's midfielder Sebastian Kehl will be out of action for four weeks due to a left shoulder injury, the club has confirmed in an official statement.

Regretful Marco Reus ready to help rescue Borussia Dortmund
Regretful Marco Reus ready to help rescue Borussia Dortmund

Germany`s Marco Reus is relishing his return from injury to help pull Borussia Dortmund out of the German league`s relegation places.

Arsenal's Mikel Arteta sidelined for three months
Arsenal's Mikel Arteta sidelined for three months

Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta underwent ankle surgery and needs "approximately three months" to be back to action, the English Premier League club said.

Arsenal without Arteta and Debuchy for next three months
Arsenal without Arteta and Debuchy for next three months

Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta will be out for the next three months after having a "successful" operation on the left ankle that has kept him sidelined since late November, the club said on Thursday.

Staying up is Dortmund's only mission this season: Watzke
Staying up is Dortmund's only mission this season: Watzke

Avoiding relegation is the only thing that matters for Borussia Dortmund despite continuing hopes in the Champions League and German Cup, chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke said on Wednesday.

Four weeks out for injured Borussia Dortmund star Sven Bender
Four weeks out for injured Borussia Dortmund star Sven Bender

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Sven Bender underwent surgery on his right knee on Friday and will be sidelined for four weeks, the Bundesliga club said.

Europe's big clubs that have major task at hand to challenge the elite

The landscape of European football has undergone a sea change in recent times. Leagues across the continent have witnessed the emergence of a new ruling elite.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan voted Armenian Footballer of the Year
Henrikh Mkhitaryan voted Armenian Footballer of the Year

Midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been voted Armenian Footballer of the Year for the fifth time.

Hertha Berlin's John Brooks endures Hoffenheim horror
Hertha Berlin's John Brooks endures Hoffenheim horror

Hertha Berlin defender John Brooks had a Bundesliga afternoon to forget after giving away his side`s first two goals in their 5-0 thrashing at home to Hoffenheim on Sunday.

Mats Hummels can`t rule out Borrusia Dortmund relegation
Mats Hummels can`t rule out Borrusia Dortmund relegation

Mats Hummels says there is no guarantee Borussia Dortmund will avoid relegation next May after finishing the first-half of the Bundesliga season in the bottom three.

Bayern`s domination sparks `boring Bundesliga` debate
Bayern`s domination sparks `boring Bundesliga` debate

Bayern Munich will start 2015 with a record 11-point lead in the Bundesliga, sparking debate over how to stop Germany`s top flight becoming boring.

Jurgen Klopp vows to end Dortmund`s `catastrophe` in 2015
Jurgen Klopp vows to end Dortmund`s `catastrophe` in 2015

Jurgen Klopp on Saturday vowed to turn around Borussia Dortmund`s dire Bundesliga form in 2015 after their tenth defeat of the season left them second from bottom of the table.

Borrusia Dortmund second from bottom after 10th defeat
Borrusia Dortmund second from bottom after 10th defeat

Borussia Dortmund`s Bundesliga crisis deepened on Saturday after suffering their tenth defeat of the season in losing 2-1 at fellow strugglers Werder Bremen to drop to second from bottom.

Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz
Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz

Arjen Robben scored a 90th minute winner in their 2-1 victory at Mainz 05 on Friday to send Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich into the winter break with a commanding 14-point lead.

German footballer Marco Reus fined for driving without licence
German footballer Marco Reus fined for driving without licence

German football club Borussia Dortmund's winger Marco Reus has been fined more than half a million euros for repeatedly driving without a licence.