Veteran hot-shot Pizarro keen to stay in Germany
Veteran hot-shot Pizarro keen to stay in Germany

Peru veteran Claudio Pizarro, the top foreign goal-scorer in the Bundesliga`s history, has said he wants to keep playing in Germany`s top flight now his Bayern Munich contract has expired.

Pep Guardiola anticipates difficult season for Bayern
Pep Guardiola anticipates difficult season for Bayern

Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola has returned to work with his team and predicted a difficult season up ahead, in which the German football giants aspire to win the Bundesliga for the fourth consecutive time.

Only Bastian Schweinsteiger can decide Bayern Munich future: Pep Guardiola
Only Bastian Schweinsteiger can decide Bayern Munich future: Pep Guardiola

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola said Thursday that Bastian Schweinsteiger holds his future in his own hands amidst reports linking the Germany captain to Manchester United.

Aussie Mitchell Langerak relishing new challenge at Stuttgart
Aussie Mitchell Langerak relishing new challenge at Stuttgart

Australia goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak says he is relishing the fight for a starting place at his new club VfB Stuttgart following his German league transfer from Borussia Dortmund.

Maximilian Beister joins Mainz on free transfer
Maximilian Beister joins Mainz on free transfer

Former Hamburg midfielder Maximilian Beister has joined league rivals Mainz to remain in the Bundesliga, the "Nuellfuenfer" said.

Bayern Munich to begin Bundesliga title defence at home to Hamburg
Bayern Munich to begin Bundesliga title defence at home to Hamburg

German champions Bayern Munich will begin their defence of the Bundesliga title at home to Hamburg on Friday, August 14, after the fixtures for the 2015/16 season were announced.

Mainz sign FC Basel midfielder Fabian Frei
Mainz sign FC Basel midfielder Fabian Frei

Mainz have recruited Switzerland international midfielder Fabian Frei with immediate effect, the Bundesliga club confirmed on Wednesday.

Promoted Betis sign Van der Vaart on three-year deal
Promoted Betis sign Van der Vaart on three-year deal

Promoted Real Betis have signed Netherlands midfielder Rafael van der Vaart on a three-year contract to bolster their top-flight ambitions next season.

Borussia Dortmund sign Swiss `keeper Roman Buerki
Borussia Dortmund sign Swiss `keeper Roman Buerki

Swiss international goalkeeper Roman Buerki has joined Borussia Dortmund from relegated Freiburg on a four-year deal, the Bundesliga club said on Sunday.

Real Madrid exile toughest part of my career: Sami Khedira
Real Madrid exile toughest part of my career: Sami Khedira

German midfielder Sami Khedira described his last few months at Spanish football club Real Madrid as the most difficult spell of his career.

Dramatic extra-time win sees Hamburg avoid relegation
Dramatic extra-time win sees Hamburg avoid relegation

Hamburg avoided a first relegation from Germany`s top flight with a dramatic 2-1 extra-time win at Karlsruhe in Monday`s relegation play-off, second-leg, to seal a 3-2 aggregate win.

Roberto di Matteo resigns as Schalke 04 coach
Roberto di Matteo resigns as Schalke 04 coach

FC Schalke 04's Italian coach Roberto di Matteo has decided to leave the club and prematurely terminate his contract that had been extended to June 2017, according to a statement by the German football club on Tuesday.

Roberto Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season
Roberto Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season

Schalke 04 coach Roberto Di Matteo left the club on Tuesday after the Italian said a difference of opinion over plans for next season made it impossible for him to see out the remainder of his contract to 2017.

Cologne extend contracts of their managers
Cologne extend contracts of their managers

 German football club Cologne extended the contracts of Joerg Schmadtke and Alexander Wehrle for a long term.

Bayer Leverkusen's Gonzalo Castro joins Borussia Dortmund
Bayer Leverkusen's Gonzalo Castro joins Borussia Dortmund

Bayer Leverkusen footballer Gonzalo Castro has moved to Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund.

Darmstadt earn promotion in Bundesliga
Darmstadt earn promotion in Bundesliga

German football club Darmstadt sealed their promotion to top flight while Karlsruhe face Hamburg in a promotional playoff after the last round of matches in Bundesliga second division.

History repeats for outgoing Stuttgart rescuer Stevens
History repeats for outgoing Stuttgart rescuer Stevens

Coach Huub Stevens is to leave VfB Stuttgart despite rescuing the side from relegation for the second consecutive season with a 2-1 win over Paderborn in the final round of fixtures on Saturday, the club said on Monday.

Huub Stevens quits after keeping VfB Stuttgart up again
Huub Stevens quits after keeping VfB Stuttgart up again

 Huub Stevens will leave VfB Stuttgart after fulfilling his contract to keep them in the Bundesliga for the second year running, their sports director Robin Dutt confirmed Sunday.

Injured Alexander Meier is Germany`s top-scorer
Injured Alexander Meier is Germany`s top-scorer

 Eintracht Frankfurt forward Alexander Meier finished as the Bundesliga`s top-scorer this season on Saturday -- despite missing the last seven games with injury.

Jurgen Klopp bids farewell to Dortmund with Europa League spot
Jurgen Klopp bids farewell to Dortmund with Europa League spot

Borussia Dortmund secured a place in next season`s Europa League with a 3-2 win over Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga finale on Saturday as coach Juergen Klopp bade an emotional farewell to the fans in his last home game after seven years in charge.