Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

I prefer stadium over spending 200 million euros on Neymar: Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

I prefer stadium over spending 200 million euros on Neymar: Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

Bayern took out a 346 million euro loan in 2005 to build its new stadium on the outskirts of the city and paid off the 25-year loan 16 years early in 2014.

Aug 09, 2017, 15:56 PM IST
Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge backs under-fire coach Carlo Ancelotti

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge backs under-fire coach Carlo Ancelotti

Bayern have the consolation of being able to sign off April with a fifth-straight Bundesliga title on Saturday.

Apr 28, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge eyes future Bayern role for Philipp Lahm

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge eyes future Bayern role for Philipp Lahm

"For me, as chairman, he`s not only a very pleasant, but a very qualified person to talk to."

Aug 11, 2016, 18:54 PM IST
Euro 2016, SF 2: Remembering Seville 1982 —  the `scar` on France-German football relations

Euro 2016, SF 2: Remembering Seville 1982 — the `scar` on France-German football relations

For many, West Germany`s 1982 World Cup semi-final against France in Seville remains the ultimate, an engrossing duel providing new plot twists at every turn.

Jul 05, 2016, 21:32 PM IST
Pep Guardiola to leave Bayern Munich at season end, Carlo Ancelotti to come: Club CEO

Pep Guardiola to leave Bayern Munich at season end, Carlo Ancelotti to come: Club CEO

 Bayern Munich and coach Pep Guardiola will part ways after three seasons at the end of the current campaign and Italian Champions League-winning coach Carlo Ancelotti will replace the Spaniard, club Chief Executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said on Sunday.

Dec 20, 2015, 16:49 PM IST
Pep Guardiola is leaving Bayern: Reports

Pep Guardiola is leaving Bayern: Reports

The 44-year-old Catalan is in his third year at the helm of the Bavarian giants.

Dec 17, 2015, 17:26 PM IST
Pep Guardiola mulls Bayern future amidst England rumours

Pep Guardiola mulls Bayern future amidst England rumours

Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is ready to make Guardiola a generous offer to extend his stay.

Dec 16, 2015, 08:20 AM IST
Bayern Munich confident of injured Frank Ribery's comeback this year

Bayern Munich confident of injured Frank Ribery's comeback this year

 Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery will return to action this year after fully recovering from a dragging ankle injury, club Chief Executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said on Tuesday.

Sep 15, 2015, 17:21 PM IST
Bayern president Rummenigge dismisses idea of selling Thomas Muller

Bayern president Rummenigge dismisses idea of selling Thomas Muller

If Bayern Munich was a bank, it would have had to sell its forward Thomas Muller, the clubs' president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said on Friday, referring to the lucrative offered by Manchester United.

Sep 04, 2015, 23:11 PM IST
Bayern Munich to support refugees with camps, donations

Bayern Munich to support refugees with camps, donations

FC Bayern Munich will support refugees coming to Germany by way of a one million euro ($1.1 million) donation and holding a special training camp, Bavarian club chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge announced on Thursday.

Sep 03, 2015, 22:08 PM IST
Bayern Munich eye historic fourth Bundesliga title on Pep Guardiola`s swansong

Bayern Munich eye historic fourth Bundesliga title on Pep Guardiola`s swansong

Bayern Munich kick-off the new Bundesliga season at home to Hamburg on Friday with the Bavarians bidding for an historic fourth league title and Pep Guardiola tight-lipped over his future.

Aug 11, 2015, 07:33 AM IST
Arturo Vidal poised to complete Bayern switch

Arturo Vidal poised to complete Bayern switch

Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal is poised to complete his switch from Juventus to Bayern Munich in the coming days after flying to Bavaria on Monday for a medical.

Jul 27, 2015, 17:31 PM IST
Pep Guardiola guarded on Arturo Vidal as Bayern Munich lose on penalties

Pep Guardiola guarded on Arturo Vidal as Bayern Munich lose on penalties

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola refused to comment Thursday on the imminent arrival of Chile`s Copa America-winning playmaker Arturo Vidal from Juventus.

Jul 23, 2015, 21:18 PM IST
Bayern hopeful injured Ribery can play soon

Bayern hopeful injured Ribery can play soon

Bayern Munich are hopeful Franck Ribery will be able to play again soon after revealing on Saturday that the French winger`s persistent right ankle injury is showing signs of healing.

Jul 12, 2015, 02:48 AM IST
Bayern Munich`s `football god` Bastian Schweinsteiger off to Manchester United

Bayern Munich`s `football god` Bastian Schweinsteiger off to Manchester United

Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger is poised to end his hugely successful Bayern Munich career after it was announced Saturday he will join Manchester United, subject to passing a medical.

Jul 11, 2015, 22:03 PM IST
Bayern Munich fans unhappy about Bastian Schweinsteiger reported exit

Bayern Munich fans unhappy about Bastian Schweinsteiger reported exit

Bayern Munich fans seem to be the only ones who are not amused by the reported transfer of Bavarian icon Bastian Schweinsteiger.

Jul 11, 2015, 18:00 PM IST
Bastian Schweinsteiger said to be `flattered` by Man Utd interest

Bastian Schweinsteiger said to be `flattered` by Man Utd interest

 Bastian Schweinsteiger is `flattered` by the interest of Manchester United, according to Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, with Germany`s captain pondering a move to England.

Jul 09, 2015, 22:00 PM IST
Bayern Munich keen to keep Pep Guardiola despite media criticism

Bayern Munich keen to keep Pep Guardiola despite media criticism

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge insists he is keen to extend coach Pep Guardiola`s contract past June 2016 despite criticism of the Spaniard in the German media.

May 16, 2015, 18:37 PM IST
Mitchell Langerak apologises to injured Robert Lewandowski

Mitchell Langerak apologises to injured Robert Lewandowski

 Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak has apologised to former team-mate Robert Lewandowski after their goal-mouth collision left the Bayern Munich striker with a fractured cheekbone, nose and concussion.

Apr 30, 2015, 16:39 PM IST
Bayern Munich win Bundesliga but don't celebrate

Bayern Munich win Bundesliga but don't celebrate

 It might sound ironical but to win the German football league is something natural for a club like Bayern Munich, but at the same time, not to win it is regarded as something near a catastrophe.

Apr 27, 2015, 16:42 PM IST