Southampton sign Dutch winger Eljero Elia on loan from Bremen
Southampton sign Dutch winger Eljero Elia on loan from Bremen

Southampton have agreed to sign Werder Bremen`s Netherlands winger Eljero Elia on loan until the end of the season, the Premier League club said on Tuesday.

Southampton line up Dutch winger Eljero Elia
Southampton line up Dutch winger Eljero Elia

Werder Bremen`s Dutch winger Eljero Elia is close to signing a loan deal with Southampton, the English Premier League club`s manager Ronald Koeman confirmed on Tuesday.

Mats Hummels can`t rule out Borrusia Dortmund relegation
Mats Hummels can`t rule out Borrusia Dortmund relegation

Mats Hummels says there is no guarantee Borussia Dortmund will avoid relegation next May after finishing the first-half of the Bundesliga season in the bottom three.

Borrusia Dortmund second from bottom after 10th defeat
Borrusia Dortmund second from bottom after 10th defeat

Borussia Dortmund`s Bundesliga crisis deepened on Saturday after suffering their tenth defeat of the season in losing 2-1 at fellow strugglers Werder Bremen to drop to second from bottom.

Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz
Arjen Robben to the rescue as Bayern Munich snatch win at Mainz

Arjen Robben scored a 90th minute winner in their 2-1 victory at Mainz 05 on Friday to send Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich into the winter break with a commanding 14-point lead.

Borussia Dortmund`s Henrikh Mkhitaryan out for six weeks
Borussia Dortmund`s Henrikh Mkhitaryan out for six weeks

Borussia Dortmund`s Bundesliga crisis took a turn for the worst on Sunday with attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan ruled out for the next six weeks.

Hamburg earn vital points, Frankfurt crush Bremen in Bundesliga
Hamburg earn vital points, Frankfurt crush Bremen in Bundesliga

Hamburg climbed out of the relegation zone thanks to a 2-1 win over Mainz while Frankfurt defeated Werder Bremen 5-2 thanks to four second half goals at the close of the 14th round in the German Bundesliga.

Hamburg win, Stuttgart stay at bottom of Bundesliga
Hamburg win, Stuttgart stay at bottom of Bundesliga

Hamburg SV won the 101st northern German derby with a late 2-0 victory over Werder Bremen while 10-man Stuttgart lost 0-1 to FC Augsburg in the 12th round of Bundesliga.

Bundesliga: Hamburg win 101st derby to escape bottom three
Bundesliga: Hamburg win 101st derby to escape bottom three

Hamburg escaped the Bundesliga`s bottom three on Sunday with a 2-0 win at home to 10-man Werder Bremen, which pushed Borussia Dortmund back into the relegation places.

Former champs Hamburg, Bremen battle for top flight survival
Former champs Hamburg, Bremen battle for top flight survival

It was only five years ago that Hamburg SV and Werder Bremen were locked in battle in three competitions in Germany and Europe with scintillating football on display in a fierce northern rivalry.

Ex-Germany star Tim Wiese climbs into pro-wrestling ring
Ex-Germany star Tim Wiese climbs into pro-wrestling ring

Beefed up ex-Germany international goalkeeper Tim Wiese is set for a career in professional wrestling after making an appearance in the ring at a WWE event on Saturday in Frankfurt.

Seven-year low as Borussia Dortmund hit rock bottom
Seven-year low as Borussia Dortmund hit rock bottom

Borussia Dortmund went bottom of the Bundesliga for the first time in seven years on Saturday with Jurgen Klopp`s team now desperate to avoid a sixth straight league defeat.

Bundesliga bottom side Werder Bremen sack coach Robin Dutt
Bundesliga bottom side Werder Bremen sack coach Robin Dutt

Bundesliga bottom side Werder Bremen on Saturday sacked coach Robin Dutt with his team winless after nine games of the season.

Cologne worsens Bremen's situation in Bundesliga
Cologne worsens Bremen's situation in Bundesliga

Werder Bremen remain at the bottom of the table as they lost 0-1 to Cologne in the opener of the Bundesliga's ninth round.

Guardiola wanted hat-trick after Lahm`s debut double
Guardiola wanted hat-trick after Lahm`s debut double

Ex-Germany captain Philipp Lahm may have bagged the first double of his career on Saturday, but Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola joked that he had wanted to see a hat-trick.

Bastian Schweinsteiger back in training with Bayern Munich
Bastian Schweinsteiger back in training with Bayern Munich

Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger, who hasn`t played since the World Cup final, has returned to training with his Bundesliga club Bayern Munich, the league leaders announced on Saturday.

Bayern`s full focus on taking points from Roma
Bayern`s full focus on taking points from Roma

Pep Guardiola says Bayern Munich`s full focus is now on Tuesday`s Champions League clash at AS Roma after routing Werder Bremen to go eight games without conceding a goal.

Bayern Munich demolish Werder 6-0 as Dortmund lose again
Bayern Munich demolish Werder 6-0 as Dortmund lose again

 Champions Bayern Munich crushed Werder Bremen 6-0 in the Bundesliga on Saturday to protect their four-point lead at the top as last season`s runners-up Borussia Dortmund continued their poor run with a 2-1 loss at Cologne. 

Bayer Leverkusen share the spoils with Bremen in Bundesliga
Bayer Leverkusen share the spoils with Bremen in Bundesliga

Werder Bremen fought back twice to ensure a 3-3 against Bayer Leverkusen to open the third round of the German Bundesliga.

Germany`s Manuel Friedrich to power Mumbai Franchise in ISL

Striving to build a formidable outfit with world-class football players on board, the Mumbai Franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL) today announced the signing of Germany`s Manuel Friedrich for the inaugural season of the upcoming league.