Hamburg in crunch vote over 2024 Olympic Games bid

Hamburg in crunch vote over 2024 Olympic Games bid

Hamburg residents voted Sunday in a crunch referendum on whether the northern German city should push ahead with its bid to host the 2024 Olympics, with staggering cost of the Games weighing on voters` minds.

Germany`s Mario Goetze to auction boots to help refugees

Germany`s Mario Goetze to auction boots to help refugees

World Cup winner Mario Goetze plans to raise funds to help Germany`s immigrants amidst the on-going crisis by auctioning his playing boots embroidered with the hashtag `#refugeeswelcome`.

Bayern's Mario Goetze feels Pep Guardiola love after winning start

Bayern's Mario Goetze feels Pep Guardiola love after winning start

Bayern Munich`s Mario Goetze, who has spent much of the past two seasons on the bench, is starting to feel some love from coach Pep Guardiola after scoring in their 3-0 win at Greece`s Olympiakos in the Champions League.

Germany go top, Northern Ireland move closer to Euro 2016

Germany go top, Northern Ireland move closer to Euro 2016

Striker Mario Goetze scored twice in a 3-1 win over Poland which put Germany top in their group as Northern Ireland moved closer to the Euro 2016 finals by beating the Faroe Islands 3-1 on Friday.

Goetze should be left in peace to improve, say Bayern

Goetze should be left in peace to improve, say Bayern

German champions Bayern Munich have urged for an end to the ongoing transfer speculation regarding attacking midfielder Mario Goetze, with the Germany international still without a starting spot in his third season at the club.

Bayern Munich off to winning start as Hamburg crash in German Cup

Bayern Munich off to winning start as Hamburg crash in German Cup

 Bayern Munich got their German Cup campaign off to a 3-1 winning start over amateur fifth division side Noettingen on Sunday in the first round which again proved fatal for Bundesliga rivals Hamburg.

Bayern's Mario Gotze unclear about future at champions

Bayern's Mario Gotze unclear about future at champions

A year after scoring the winning goal for Germany in the World Cup final, Mario Goetze has an uncertain road ahead of him with his future at Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich up in the air.

Bayern Munich sign Brazil`s Douglas Costa from Shakhtar Donetsk

Bayern Munich sign Brazil`s Douglas Costa from Shakhtar Donetsk

Bayern Munich completed their first big transfer of the off-season on Wednesday by signing Brazil international Douglas Costa from Ukraine side Shakhtar Donetsk for a reported 30 million euros ($33.3m).

Joachim Loew annoyed by squandered chances, Juergen Klinsmann delighted by comeback

Joachim Loew annoyed by squandered chances, Juergen Klinsmann delighted by comeback

Coach Joachim Loew was left fuming after Germany allowed the U.S. to come from a goal down to beat the World Cup champions at home for first time ever on Wednesday.

Cristiano Ronaldo tops football`s marketing charts

Cristiano Ronaldo tops football`s marketing charts

Cristiano Ronaldo remains Europe`s and the world`s most marketable footballer known by more than 80% of people around the world, according to a study released Thursday.

Only Dortmund can decide Hummels` future: Watzke

Only Dortmund can decide Hummels` future: Watzke

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke insists it is down to the German club where Manchester United-target Mats Hummels plays his football next season.

Rampant Bayern annihilate 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk 7-0 to equal record

Rampant Bayern annihilate 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk 7-0 to equal record

Rampant Bayern Munich humbled 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk 7-0 on Wednesday to ease into the Champions League quarter-finals and equal the biggest win in the competition`s knockout stages.

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich hammer Hamburg 8-0, Wolfsburg prevail in 5-4 thriller

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich hammer Hamburg 8-0, Wolfsburg prevail in 5-4 thriller

Bayern Munich claimed the biggest Bundesliga win for 30 years to warm up for their Champions League away match to Shakhtar Donetsk with Saturday`s 8-0 thrashing of Hamburg.

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.