Roberto Di Matteo enjoys winning start at Schalke
Roberto Di Matteo enjoys winning start at Schalke

Roberto di Matteo enjoyed a winning start as Schalke 04 coach on Saturday as his Royal Blues earned a 2-0 victory at home to Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga.

Roberto Di Matteo begins Schalke reign
Roberto Di Matteo begins Schalke reign

Roberto di Matteo begins his reign as Schalke 04`s coach on Saturday by attempting to turn around the Royal Blues` fortunes when they host Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga.

 New coach Roberto Di Matteo to lead Schalke 04 comeback bid
New coach Roberto Di Matteo to lead Schalke 04 comeback bid

New coach Roberto Di Matteo will lead Schalke 04`s comeback bid against Hertha Berlin on Saturday, with the former Italy international tasked with ironing out the German club`s rollercoaster performances so far.

Hamburg plot league comeback after sacking coach Mirko Slomka
Hamburg plot league comeback after sacking coach Mirko Slomka

Former European champions Hamburg SV are plotting how to turn their season around after sacking coach Mirko Slomka this week and facing champions Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga on Saturday.

Salomon Kalou joins Hertha Berlin from Lille
Salomon Kalou joins Hertha Berlin from Lille

Ivory Coast international striker Salomon Kalou signed for Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin from French Ligue 1 outfit Lille for a reported fee of between 2.5 and 3million euros ($3.2-3.9million) on Sunday.

Dortmund`s Julian Schieber joins Bundesliga rival Berlin

Dortmund striker Julian Schieber has joined league rival Hertha Berlin by putting pen to paper on a four-year deal, both sides confirmed Thursday.

Bayern set up Cup final clash with Dortmund

Holders Bayern Munich will face Borussia Dortmund in next month`s German Cup final after cruising to a 5-1 win over second-division Kaiserslautern in Wednesday`s semi-final.

Leverkusen go back into Champions League spots

Bayer Leverkusen forced their way back into the Champions League places with Sunday`s 2-1 win at home to Hertha Berlin in their first Bundesliga match since sacking Sami Hyypia.

Dortmund to use buy option for midfielder Sahin

Borussia Dortmund will make use of an option to buy on-loan midfielder Nuri Sahin from Real Madrid, making his return to last season`s Champions League runners-up permanent, the German club said on Friday.

Ramos to replace Lewandowski at Dortmund

Colombian striker Adrian Ramos will leave Hertha Berlin in the summer to replace the Bayern Munich-bound Robert Lewandowski at Borussia Dortmund, the latter club announced.

Manchester United's cause not so hopeless after all

Bayern Munich`s longest winless run for three years and poor recent home record against English opposition have suddenly made Manchester United`s task on Wednesday look a lot less daunting than it was when the draw was made.

Rejuvenated Schalke move up to second spot

Schalke 04`s Chinedu Obasi scored and set up a goal for Klaas-Jan Huntelaar in a 2-0 win over Hertha Berlin that took them up a place to second in the Bundesliga after the eighth win in their last nine home games.

Frankfurt rout 10-man Nuremberg to pull clear

Eintracht Frankfurt pulled clear of the relegation battle on Sunday with a 5-2 romp at ten-man Nuremberg, who remain deep in the Bundesliga`s bottom three.

Bayern Munich eager to claim title record in Berlin

Bayern Munich travel to Germany`s capital on Tuesday determined to finally secure the Bundesliga title in record time by taking three points from Hertha Berlin.

Record losing run puts pressure on Stuttgart boss

Pressure is mounting on VfB Stuttgart boss Thomas Schneider ahead of the crucial Bundesliga clash with fellow strugglers Eintracht Frankfurt on Sunday and which he hopes will bring to an end the club`s record losing run.

Hamburg sack coach Van Marwijk after losing run

Hamburg SV have sacked coach Bert van Marwijk after Saturday`s 4-2 defeat at Bundesliga basement side Eintracht Braunschweig, a seventh straight league loss which left them second-bottom.

Struggling Stuttgart slump to fifth defeat

Ten-man VfB Stuttgart dropped closer to the Bundesliga`s relegation battle as they suffered their fifth-straight defeat in Sunday`s 4-1 rout at home to buoyant Augsburg.

Dortmund set to sign Jojic, Ramos: Reports

Borussia Dortmund are set to sign Serbia attacking midfielder Milos Jojic from Partizan Belgrade, who is expected to complete a medical on Thursday, according to reports.

Berlin defeat Bremen 3-2 in German Bundesliga

Ronny`s second half goal wrapped up Hertha Berlin`s 3-2 win to inflict Werder Bremen their fifth loss in row, at the opener of the 16th round in German Bundesliga football.

Bundesliga: Bayern edge past Hertha, Dortmund beat Schalke

Mario Mandzukic scored twice as nervous Bayern Munich struggled past Hertha Berlin 3-2 on Saturday to stay top of the Bundesliga.