Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus, is the subject of major interest from top European clubs and the latest to join the race is Chelsea. Reports suggest that the 25-year-old is keen to work under Jose Mourinho at Stamford Bridge. Reus, who has been one of Dortmund's major players to have made an impact, could leave the German giants as early as January, according to reports running on Tuesday.
Borussia Dortmund, languishing in 15th place in the Bundesliga, received an unexpected pep talk from league rivals Bayern Munich, despite icy relations between the two clubs who face each other in the league on Saturday.
French football club Paris Saint-Germain and English Premier League's Manchester City have urged the European football governing body, UEFA, to make changes to its Financial Fair Play policy (FFP) rules.
Bayern Munich are right where they want to be atop the Bundesliga after five rounds and ahead of a tough showdown against Cologne this weekend while Schalke and Borussia Dortmund both head into the 145th derby needing a victory.
German football club Bayern Munich's CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge was surprised to hear UEFA president Michel Platini's statement that Franck Ribery could be banned for three matches if he refuses to play for France despite his retirement last month.