Title champagne on ice despite Bayern Munich victory

Bayern Munich had to put their Bundesliga title celebrations on hold on Saturday after beating gutsy Mainz 05 2-0 while Borussia Dortmund also won, 3-0 at Hanover 96.

Messi does not need Ballon d`Or to be the best, says Alba

Barcelona defender Jordi Alba insists that Lionel Messi remains the best in the world, even if he does not win the 2013 Ballon d`Or.

Bayern on another level, says Beckenbauer

Der Kaiser lavished praise on the Bavarians after they moved to within one victory of their fifth title of 2013 thanks to goals from Franck Ribery, Mario Mandzukic and Mario Gotze

Bayern, Dortmund win big in Bundesliga

Newly-crowned German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich sealed their 25th win of the season against a hapless Nuremberg while Borussia Dortmund showed no mercy against bottom side Fuerth to wrap up a 6-1 win in the 29th round.

Bayern thrash Hamburg 9-2

Bayern Munich humiliated Hamburg 9-2 thanks to four goals by Claudio Pizzaro to show why they are on the way to snatch their 23rd Bundesliga title.

Bayern will eliminate Juventus: Diego Contento

Diego Contento is confident that Bayern Munich have what it takes to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League at the expense of Juventus.

Euro 2012: England vs France - As it happenend

Well organsied England defense sniffed out the persistant France attack as the opening fixture of Group D ended in a 1-1 draw.

Ribery angling for Real Madrid deal - media

Bayern Munich`s French star Franck Ribery is angling for a new deal that would allow him to join Real Madrid if the Spaniards put 40 million euros on the table, AS daily reported.

Ribery angling for Real Madrid deal - media

Bayern Munich`s French star Franck Ribery is angling for a new deal that would allow him to join Real Madrid if the Spaniards put 40 million euros on the table, AS daily reported.

Bayern turn down $112 million Ribery bid

Bayern Munich turned down a bid of €80 million (US$112 million) from Real Madrid for its winger Franck Ribery, according to a French newspaper report.

Bayern turn down $112 million Ribery bid

Bayern Munich turned down a bid of €80 million (US$112 million) from Real Madrid for its winger Franck Ribery, according to a French newspaper report.