Bayern`s domination sparks `boring Bundesliga` debate
Bayern`s domination sparks `boring Bundesliga` debate

Bayern Munich will start 2015 with a record 11-point lead in the Bundesliga, sparking debate over how to stop Germany`s top flight becoming boring.

Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz
Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz

Arjen Robben scored a 90th minute winner in their 2-1 victory at Mainz 05 on Friday to send Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich into the winter break with a commanding 14-point lead.

Bayern reap late 2-1 win at Mainz in Bundesliga
Bayern reap late 2-1 win at Mainz in Bundesliga

Bayern Munich secured a late 2-1 victory over Mainz thanks to the winner by Arjen Robben at the curtain raiser of the 17th round in Bundesliga.

Atletico Madrid's Diego Simeone pleased with improving Mario Mandzukic
Atletico Madrid's Diego Simeone pleased with improving Mario Mandzukic

Filling the shoes of Diego Costa at Atletico Madrid was always going to be a tall order but coach Diego Simeone is pleased so far with the performances of Mario Mandzukic.

Baichung Bhutia to play for East Bengal one last time in I-League
Baichung Bhutia to play for East Bengal one last time in I-League

It was in famous red-and-gold East Bengal jersey that 17-year-old Baichung Bhutia came into prominence back in 1995 and after nearly two decades, one of India's greatest ever footballer is going to play what will be his final season in Indian club football.

Real Madrid, Spain dominate European club scene
Real Madrid, Spain dominate European club scene

If, after years of unbridled success, 2014 was brutally disappointing for Spain on the international stage, it was a glorious year for the country at club level.

Mainz 05 hoping to catch Bayern Munich in festive spirits
Mainz 05 hoping to catch Bayern Munich in festive spirits

Mainz 05 are hoping to find runaway leaders Bayern Munich distracted by the winter break on Friday with Pep Guardiola`s side hunting more Bundesliga records in their final match of 2014.

Borussia Dortmund stay in bottom three after Wolves draw
Borussia Dortmund stay in bottom three after Wolves draw

Ailing German giants Borussia Dortmund remain in the Bundesliga`s relegation places after a battling 2-2 draw with second-placed VfL Wolfsburg on Wednesday.

Record-breaking Bayern Munich bulldoze way past Freiburg
Record-breaking Bayern Munich bulldoze way past Freiburg

Undefeated Bayern Munich outclassed Freiburg 2-0 on Tuesday to extend their lead at the top of the table to 12 points and create a Bundesliga defensive record.

Bullish Freiburg boss aims to tackle Bayern head on
Bullish Freiburg boss aims to tackle Bayern head on

Coach Christian Streich has urged his struggling Freiburg side to tackle run-away Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich head on in Tuesday`s Bundesliga match despite his team losing several key players to injury.

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.

UCL: Chelsea face PSG, Man City tackle Barca in last 16
UCL: Chelsea face PSG, Man City tackle Barca in last 16

Jose Mourinho`s Chelsea were drawn on Monday against Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City tackle Barcelona in two blockbuster Champions League last 16 ties.

Chasing teams lose touch with Bayern after draws
Chasing teams lose touch with Bayern after draws

 The Bundesliga was in danger of turning into another one-horse race on Sunday after second-placed VfL Wolfsburg were held 1-1 at home by promoted Paderborn, leaving titleholders Bayern Munich nine points clear at the top.

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.

Arjen Robben scores twice as Bayern Munich roll past Augsburg 4-0
Arjen Robben scores twice as Bayern Munich roll past Augsburg 4-0

Bayern Munich steamrolled past Augsburg 4-0 with four goals in 13 minutes on Saturday to increase their lead to 10 points at the top of the Bundesliga.

AC Milan outline new `Emirates` stadium plans: Report
AC Milan outline new `Emirates` stadium plans: Report

AC Milan have outlined plans for a new all-seater venue that could be named the Emirates and be partly funded by the Serie A club`s sponsors of the same name, reports said Thursday.

AS Roma still well short of European elite
AS Roma still well short of European elite

AS Roma`s premature Champions League exit, following Wednesday`s home defeat to Manchester City, was a painful reminder that they are still well short of the European elite despite their domestic upturn in the last 18 months.

Manuel Pellegrini hails Roman warriors not big-name absentees
Manuel Pellegrini hails Roman warriors not big-name absentees

 Manuel Pellegrini celebrated Manchester City`s remarkable brinkmanship in securing a Champions League knock-out spot on Wednesday by hailing the champions` Roman warriors rather than the absent leading players.

New-look Bayern ease past CSKA Moscow 3-0
New-look Bayern ease past CSKA Moscow 3-0

 Already qualified Bayern Munich beat CSKA Moscow 3-0 with another dominant performance on Wednesday to complete their fifth win in six Champions League Group E games and leave the Russians bottom of the table and out of Europe.

Bayern's Schweinsteiger Schweinsteiger eyes first start this term v CSKA
Bayern's Schweinsteiger Schweinsteiger eyes first start this term v CSKA

Bayern Munich`s Bastian Schweinsteiger could make his first start of the season against CSKA Moscow on Wednesday as the Bavarians struggle with a long injury list having already secured top spot in Champions League Group E.