Bayern Munich thrash Augsburg to go 10 clear
Bayern Munich thrash Augsburg to go 10 clear

 Bayern Munich underlined their status as Bundesliga champions-in-waiting as Saturday`s 4-0 thrashing of Augsburg moved them 10 points clear at the top of the German league.

Mario Goetze`s World Cup-winning boot brings joy to children`s charity
Mario Goetze`s World Cup-winning boot brings joy to children`s charity

The boot with which Mario Goetze struck the World Cup-winning goal this year has raised two million euros (US$2.45m) for the German charity event "A Heart for Children", the organisers revealed on Saturday.

Germany ease past Gibraltar 4-0 but Joachim Loew not happy
Germany ease past Gibraltar 4-0 but Joachim Loew not happy

World champions Germany sauntered past minnows Gibraltar 4-0 in their Euro 2016 qualifier on Friday to bounce back from a rocky start but coach Joachim Loew was far from pleased with the performance.

Sparkling Bayern Munich beat Roma 2-0 to book last-16 spot
Sparkling Bayern Munich beat Roma 2-0 to book last-16 spot

Five-time winners Bayern Munich eased past AS Roma 2-0 with goals from Franck Ribery and Mario Goetze on Wednesday to advance to the Champions League knockout stage as Group E winners with two games to spare.

Struggling Borussia Dortmund still a Bundesliga heavyweight: Bayern Munich
Struggling Borussia Dortmund still a Bundesliga heavyweight: Bayern Munich

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.

Germany dominate controversial Ballon d'Or list
Germany dominate controversial Ballon d'Or list

Germany dominated the FIFA Player of the Year shortlist, with six nominees among the 23 candidates announced on Tuesday, while the 10-man coaching shortlist was full of anomalies and controversy.

Jurgen Klopp gets job guarantee despite horror run
Jurgen Klopp gets job guarantee despite horror run

Coach Jurgen Klopp still has a job guarantee at Borussia Dortmund despite their horror run of five games without a win in the Bundesliga.

Champions League: Seven-goal Bayern Munich tear sorry AS Roma apart
Champions League: Seven-goal Bayern Munich tear sorry AS Roma apart

A ruthless Bayern Munich scored five goals in the first 35 minutes on their way to an astonishing 7-1 Champions League win at AS Roma on Tuesday that left the home players and supporters shell-shocked.

Goetze would welcome Reus in Munich
Goetze would welcome Reus in Munich

World Cup winner Mario Goetze says he would welcome former Borussia Dortmund team-mate Marco Reus at Bayern Munich if his Germany colleague joins him at the Bavarian giants.

Lagging behind Bayern Munich is least of Jurgen Klopp`s concerns
Lagging behind Bayern Munich is least of Jurgen Klopp`s concerns

Jurgen Klopp says lagging far behind Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga is the least of Borussia Dortmund`s problems as they languish in the bottom half of the table.

Champions Bayern Munich extend lead atop Bundesliga
Champions Bayern Munich extend lead atop Bundesliga

Reigning champions Bayern Munich extended their lead atop the Bundesliga on Saturday after winning at FC Cologne while Schalke 04 won the Ruhr derby against bitter rivals Borussia Dortmund.

Bayern Munich restore order with 4-0 drubbing of Paderborn
Bayern Munich restore order with 4-0 drubbing of Paderborn

Champions Bayern Munich ended Paderborn`s dream start to the season with a 4-0 demolition of the Bundesliga newboys on Tuesday, with Mario Goetze netting twice and new signing Robert Lewandowski getting off the mark.

Wrong boots cost Argentina World Cup, says Maradona
Wrong boots cost Argentina World Cup, says Maradona

Diego Maradona joked Thursday that Argentina lost the World Cup final to Germany because striker Gonzalo Higuain "had his boots on the wrong feet".

Germany`s World Cup winner Mario Goetze breaks silence

Germany`s World Cup hero Mario Goetze said he did not have time to think about what he was doing when he controlled the ball with his chest before sweeping a sweet volley past Argentina`s Sergio Romero in the final.

World Cup hero Mario Goetze is dating German model-singer

Germany`s attacking midfielder Mario Goetze, who shattered Argentina`s World Cup dream is dating German model and singer Ann-Kathrin Broemmel.

World champions Germany given rapturous welcome at home

2014 FIFA World Cup winners Germany landed in Berlin on Tuesday as thousands of fans were seen gathered to receive the national team at the capital`s Tegel airport. The champions will be heading towards the Brandenburg gate for a grand welcome party.

`We are all world champions,` German coach Loew tells fans

Germany coach Joachim Loew told hundreds of thousands of jubilant fans in Berlin Tuesday celebrating his team`s World Cup victory that they shared the title with his players.

Germany will keep on improving: Beckenbauer

German football coach and former player Franz Beckenbauer has said that the national team will keep on improving after winning the World Cup, and it will be difficult to defeat them.

FIFA World Cup 2014 final: Lionel Messi laments lack of killer instinct

Argentina captain Lionel Messi regretted his side`s missed chances as Germany beat La Albiceleste 1-0 in the World Cup final on Sunday thanks to Mario Goetze`s extra time goal.

Germany deserved to win 2014 World Cup, feels Baichung

Mario Goetze scored the lone goal for Germany against Argentina to hand the former a World Cup Trophy after 24 years at the Maracana on Sunday. In an exclusive chat with Aditi Tyagi of Zee Media, former Indian skipper Baichung Bhutia said that Germany played really well and were the outright champions in Brazil.