Concussed Bayer goalkeeper suffers memory blank

The 21-year-old insists he has suffered a memory black-out since colliding with Mainz`s Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting.

Bayer blunders gift Mainz win

German league runners-up Bayer Leverkusen started the new season with a 2-0 defeat at Mainz 05 on Sunday thanks mainly to two mistakes in the Leverkusen defence.

Neuer set to start for Bayern despite illness

Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is set to make his German league debut for Bayern Munich on Sunday against Borussia Moenchengladbach, despite complaining of an upset stomach, the club has said.

Bayern will be champions: Thomas Mueller

Bayern Munich begin preparations for the new season on Monday with Germany star Thomas Mueller insisting the Bavarian giants will wrestle the German league title back from champions Dortmund.