Corinthians coach lauds Gil's Brazil call-up
Corinthians coach lauds Gil's Brazil call-up

Corinthians coach Tite praised the inclusion of defender Gil in Brazil's national football team for friendlies against France and Chile.

Thomas Mueller silences critics with double strike
Thomas Mueller silences critics with double strike

Thomas Mueller`s future at Bayern Munich has been the subject of speculation since the start of the year but he responded in typical style in the Champions League on Wednesday.

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.

Bayern's Philipp Lahm makes surprise squad return for Shakhtar Donetsk clash
Bayern's Philipp Lahm makes surprise squad return for Shakhtar Donetsk clash

Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm was a surprise inclusion in their squad for their Champions League last-16 second leg against Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday, after recovering from a broken ankle.

Pep Guardiola aware of consequences if Bayern Munich eliminated
Pep Guardiola aware of consequences if Bayern Munich eliminated

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola is well aware of the backlash that awaits him if his team fail to advance past Shakhtar Donetsk into the Champions League last eight on Wednesday.

Champions League: Bayern ready for 'final' against Shakhtar
Champions League: Bayern ready for 'final' against Shakhtar

Bayern Munich go into their Champions League last-16 second leg at home to Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday knowing the game will make or break their season.

UEFA Champions League, preview: Bayern Munich vs Shakhtar Donetsk
UEFA Champions League, preview: Bayern Munich vs Shakhtar Donetsk

Bayern Munich have a "duty" to reach the Champions League`s quarter-finals when they host Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday with everything to play for, according to goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.

Bayern captain Philipp Lahm back in team training after injury
Bayern captain Philipp Lahm back in team training after injury

Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm returned to team training on Monday after recovering from a broken ankle late last year but is not expected to feature in any of their games yet.

Thomas Mueller sparkles as Bayern Munich go 11 points clear in Bundesliga
Thomas Mueller sparkles as Bayern Munich go 11 points clear in Bundesliga

Thomas Mueller scored twice as Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich came from a goal down to beat Hanover 3-1 on Saturday and stretch their advantage at the top to 11 points after VfL Wolfsburg slumped to a 1-0 loss at Augsburg.

Bundesliga: Bayern wary of `tough` Hanover trip as Shakhtar loom
Bundesliga: Bayern wary of `tough` Hanover trip as Shakhtar loom

Bayern Munich, fresh from reaching the German Cup quarter-finals, tune up for next week`s finely-balanced Champions League tie with a trip to Hanover on Saturday.

Pep Guardiola tells Franck Ribery to keep calm
Pep Guardiola tells Franck Ribery to keep calm

Pep Guardiola has warned Franck Ribery that Bayern Munich cannot afford any foolish red cards after the French winger lashed out during a German cup tie in midweek.

Brazilian midfielder Jadson opts against China move
Brazilian midfielder Jadson opts against China move

Brazilian midfielder Jadson has dropped a planned move to China by announcing he will remain at Corinthians.

Bayern Munich's Thiago Alcantara back in training after injury
Bayern Munich's Thiago Alcantara back in training after injury

Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara started individual training with a football on Tuesday for the first time in four months as he works towards his comeback.

Bundesliga Gameweek 22 Preview: Paderborn prepare for "the real Bayern Munich"
Bundesliga Gameweek 22 Preview: Paderborn prepare for "the real Bayern Munich"

Bayern Munich will be aiming to get back to winning ways at Paderborn in the Bundesliga on Saturday following their draw with Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.

We have only ourselves to blame, say Bayern after draw
We have only ourselves to blame, say Bayern after draw

Dominant in the first half but scrappy and ineffective in the second, Bayern Munich blamed themselves for failing to score in their 0-0 draw at Shakhtar Donetsk for their Champions League Round of 16 first leg on Tuesday.

Champions League, Shakhtar Donetsk vs Bayern Munich: Preview
Champions League, Shakhtar Donetsk vs Bayern Munich: Preview

Arjen Robben admits Bayern Munich have a few nerves as they head to the war-torn Ukraine for Tuesday`s Champions League last 16, first-leg, clash away to Shakhtar Donetsk.

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.

Pep Guardiola targets tiki-taka for Bayern`s Europe assault
Pep Guardiola targets tiki-taka for Bayern`s Europe assault

As Bayern Munich steam towards an inevitable 25th German league title, Pep Guardiola wants a return to "tiki-taka" football in the Bavarian giants` assault on the much-coveted Champions League title.

Flamengo confirm Shakhtar friendly
Flamengo confirm Shakhtar friendly

Brazilian football club Flamengo will meet Ukraine's Shakhtar Donetsk in a friendly next month.

Bayern Munich`s Pep Guardiola relishing Shakhtar Donetsk clash
Bayern Munich`s Pep Guardiola relishing Shakhtar Donetsk clash

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola admitted Monday he is relishing facing Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League when the clubs meet for the first time in the last 16.