Record-breaking Bayern Munich bulldoze way past Freiburg
Record-breaking Bayern Munich bulldoze way past Freiburg

Undefeated Bayern Munich outclassed Freiburg 2-0 on Tuesday to extend their lead at the top of the table to 12 points and create a Bundesliga defensive record.

New-look Bayern ease past CSKA Moscow 3-0
New-look Bayern ease past CSKA Moscow 3-0

 Already qualified Bayern Munich beat CSKA Moscow 3-0 with another dominant performance on Wednesday to complete their fifth win in six Champions League Group E games and leave the Russians bottom of the table and out of Europe.

Stunning Sergio Aguero treble gives Manchester City hope
Stunning Sergio Aguero treble gives Manchester City hope

Sergio Aguero scored a sensational hat-trick as Manchester City stunned 10-man Bayern Munich 3-2 on Tuesday to reignite their hopes of reaching the Champions League last 16.

Money isn`t everything, says Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso
Money isn`t everything, says Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso

Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso claimed on Monday that Manchester City`s struggles in the Champions League prove it is not possible for clubs to buy success in Europe`s top competition.

Spain relieved ''annus horribilis'' is finally over
Spain relieved ''annus horribilis'' is finally over

At the start of 2014, Vicente del Bosque`s Spain were serious contenders to become only the third nation after Italy and Brazil to successfully defend their World Cup title.

Fledgling Spain face stern test against world champions Germany
Fledgling Spain face stern test against world champions Germany

An all-conquering Spain side were on the crest of a wave last time they faced Germany on the way to winning the 2010 World Cup but they now meet on Tuesday in what will be a stern test for a new fledgling team.

Jack Wilshere studying Xabi Alonso, Andrea Pirlo in his footballing education
Jack Wilshere studying Xabi Alonso, Andrea Pirlo in his footballing education

England midfielder Jack Wilshere has been watching clips of Xabi Alonso and Andrea Pirlo as he bids to fill the holding midfield void created by the international retirement of Steven Gerrard.

England`s Wilshere reveals Alonso inspiration
England`s Wilshere reveals Alonso inspiration

England`s Jack Wilshere has revealed that he has been adapting to his new international role as a holding midfielder by studying footage of Bayern Munich`s Spanish midfield organiser Xabi Alonso.

Gareth Bale tells Cristiano Ronaldo not to quit Real Madrid for Man Utd
Gareth Bale tells Cristiano Ronaldo not to quit Real Madrid for Man Utd

Gareth Bale has reportedly told superstar Cristiano Ronaldo not to quit Real Madrid for Manchester United because he is unhappy with the former's transfer policy.

World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez starting to make Real Madrid mark
World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez starting to make Real Madrid mark

Expectations were unsurprisingly sky high when Colombia playmaker James Rodriguez joined Real Madrid from Monaco after top scoring with six goals at the 2014 World Cup.

Bayern Munich frontline needs improvement despite win over Manchester City
Bayern Munich frontline needs improvement despite win over Manchester City

Bayern Munich`s last-minute victory over Manchester City may have left fans delighted with a winning Champions League Group E start but highlighted their need to improve their finishing after missing a string of clear chances.

Ottmar Hitzfeld predicts player unrest in powerful Bayern Munich squad
Ottmar Hitzfeld predicts player unrest in powerful Bayern Munich squad

Former Bayern Munich coach Ottmar Hitzfeld thinks there could be a player backlash when the Bundesliga champions return to full strength, he explained in an interview with Bild on Wednesday.

Ex-Real president says 'unhappy' Ronaldo may return to Old Trafford
Ex-Real president says 'unhappy' Ronaldo may return to Old Trafford

Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon has claimed that forward Cristiano Ronaldo could make a return to Manchester United because he is disillusioned at the La Liga side.

Scholes believes English clubs have chance to win CL post Real selling major players
Scholes believes English clubs have chance to win CL post Real selling major players

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes is of the opinion that Real Madrid has left themselves vulnerable to defend their Champions League title by selling midfielders Xabi Alonso andAngel Di Maria and opened the door to an English winner.

Cristiano Ronaldo eyeing Premier League after falling out of love with Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo eyeing Premier League after falling out of love with Real Madrid

Portugal national team captain Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly determined to leave La Liga side Real Madrid at the end of the season and is looking forward to return to Manchester United or Manchester City.

Loic Remy strike condemns Spain to friendly defeat
Loic Remy strike condemns Spain to friendly defeat

France got the better of a new-look Spain team on Thursday, a superb strike from substitute Loic Remy in the second half giving the hosts a 1-0 victory.

New-look Spain set for test against revived France
New-look Spain set for test against revived France

After their abject failure at the World Cup, Spain have a new look as they begin preparations for the defence of the European Championship with a friendly against France on Thursday.

Cristiano Ronaldo unimpressed by Real Madrid transfer dealings
Cristiano Ronaldo unimpressed by Real Madrid transfer dealings

World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has said he wouldn`t have sanctioned the sales of Angel di Maria and Xabi Alonso if he was in charge of Real Madrid.

Bayern Munich snatch talented teenager Sina Kurt from Gladbach
Bayern Munich snatch talented teenager Sina Kurt from Gladbach

 German champions Bayern Munich signed talented 18-year-old midfielder Sinan Kurt on Sunday, luring him away from Borussia Moenchengladbach with a four-year contract.

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.