CL: Schalke squeeze into last 16 after 1-0 win at Maribor
CL: Schalke squeeze into last 16 after 1-0 win at Maribor

An opportunist goal by 19-year old substitute Max Meyer gave Schalke 04 a 1-0 win at Maribor in their Champions League Group G match on Wednesday and propelled them into the knockout stage of the competition.

VfL Wolfsburg down Gladbach to trim Bayern`s lead
VfL Wolfsburg down Gladbach to trim Bayern`s lead

 Second-placed VfL Wolfsburg trimmed Bayern Munich`s lead at the top of the Bundesliga back to seven points on Sunday with a 1-0 win at home to Borussia Moenchengladbach.

Chelsea will get even better, warns Jose Mourinho
Chelsea will get even better, warns Jose Mourinho

Chelsea may already be six points clear at the Premier League summit, but manager Jose Mourinho warned on Friday that there is even more to come from his in-form side.

Nani's solo effort helps Sporting rise to second
Nani's solo effort helps Sporting rise to second

Winger Nani scored a superb solo goal to help Sporting beat Maribor 3-1 on Tuesday as the Portuguese side gave a big boost to their chances of qualifying for the Champions League last 16.

Roberto Di Matteo delight as Klaas-Jan​ Huntelaar earns Schalke victory
Roberto Di Matteo delight as Klaas-Jan​ Huntelaar earns Schalke victory

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar converted Schalke 04`s only real chance of the game as his lacklustre side scraped past Augsburg 1-0 on Friday to climb to seventh in the Bundesliga, seven points behind leaders Bayern Munich. 

Bundesliga Gamweek 7, Preview: Borussia Dortmund out to bounce back
Bundesliga Gamweek 7, Preview: Borussia Dortmund out to bounce back

Borussia Dortmund are out to beat bogey side Hamburg on Saturday to break their three-match winless streak in the Bundesliga despite a flawless Champions League campaign.

Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness
Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness

Jose Mourinho admits Diego Costa runs the risk of breaking down if the injury-plagued Chelsea striker is pushed too hard.

Bayern, Schalke end up in draw, Mainz shock Dortmund
Bayern, Schalke end up in draw, Mainz shock Dortmund

Bayern Munich were held goalless by bottom side Hamburg, a nine-man Schalke wrested one point from wasteful Frankfurt, and Mainz reaped a 2-0 win over Dortmund in the fourth round of Bundesliga football.

Felix Magath sacked by struggling Fulham
Felix Magath sacked by struggling Fulham

Felix Magath was sacked as Fulham manager on Thursday after a miserable eight-month spell in charge of the west London club.

Jose Mourinho frustrated by Diego Costa injury issue
Jose Mourinho frustrated by Diego Costa injury issue

 Jose Mourinho revealed Diego Costa is currently unable to play three games in a week after the Chelsea striker suffered a hamstring injury while on international duty with Spain.

Chelsea forced to settle for draw against Schalke

Chelsea wasted chance after chance and had to settle for a 1-1 draw with Schalke 04 in their opening Champions League Group G match at Stamford Bridge that made a mockery of both teams` early season form.

Chelsea must avoid Europa League, says Jose Mourinho
Chelsea must avoid Europa League, says Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho insists his Chelsea side must do "everything" they can to qualify for the next stage of the Champions League and avoid the chance of dropping down into the Europa League.

I still have the hunger for the game says Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso
I still have the hunger for the game says Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso

Bayern Munich`s Xabi Alonso said he was still hungry for success despite two Champions League wins, a World Cup victory and two European championship titles.

Xavi Alonso makes Bayern debut in Schalke stalemate
Xavi Alonso makes Bayern debut in Schalke stalemate

Xabi Alonso made his Bayern Munich debut and Robert Lewandowski scored his first goal for the club as the defending champions drew 1-1 at Schalke 04 in the Bundesliga on Saturday.

Schalke`s Kyriakos Papadopoulos joins Bayer Leverkusen on loan

Greek international Kyriakos Papadopoulos of Schalke has agreed to join Bundesliga rivals Bayer Leverkusen on a season-long loan.

Mainz striker Maxim Choupo-Moting joins Schalke

Mainz striker Eric-Maxim Choupo Moting Saturday joined German Bundesliga rivals Schalke on a three-year deal.

Rakitic joins Barcelona from Sevilla

Ivan Rakitic`s transfer from Sevilla to FC Barcelona is all but done, local media reported Friday.

Stuttgart stun Schalke, Leverkusen victorious

Relegation-threatened Stuttgart upset third-placed Schalke 3-1 while Emir Spahic`s brace helped Leverkusen secure fourth place at Nuremberg to close the 31st round of the Bundesliga German football league.

Real Madrid`s Jese suffers inflammation in knee

Real Madrid said Friday that Jese Rodriguez will travel to Germany for further tests after suffering inflammation in his surgically repaired knee.

Schalke defeat Berlin 2-0 in German Bundesliga

Schalke move on second of the table for now after they overcame Berlin with a comfortable 2-0 victory at the curtain raiser of the 28th round of the German Bundesliga Friday.