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Newcastle United sign Brazilian forward Joelinton from Hoffenheim in a club-record deal

The 22-year-old Joelinton is the club`s first signing of the transfer window and the first under new manager Steve Bruce, who replaced the departed Rafa Benitez this month.

Jul 24, 2019, 00:24 AM IST

Bayern Munich winger Serge Gnabry signs contract extension

Extremely fast and skilful with a powerful shot, Gnabry has quickly earned a starting spot, with fellow wingers Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery and Kingsley Coman struggling due to injuries. 

Mar 05, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig earn late 1-1 home draw against Hoffenheim

The result left Leipzig fourth on 42 points from 23 games, one behind third-placed Borussia Moenchengladbach and four ahead of fifth-placed Wolfsburg.

Feb 26, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Bundesliga: Daniel Caligiuri's brace sends Schalke past Wolfsburg

Caligiuri fired in an eighth-minute penalty to make it 11 successful spot kicks out of 12 in the Bundesliga and put the hosts ahead against his former club.

Jan 21, 2019, 11:38 AM IST

UEFA Champions League: Manchester City win group as Sane double sinks Hoffenheim

Manchester City battled back to winning ways, coming from a goal down to overwhelm Hoffenheim 2-1 in the Champions League with a brilliant Leroy Sane double that ensured they progressed to the last-16 as winners of Group F on Wednesday.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:47 PM IST

Late goals earn 10-man Hoffenheim 2-2 draw at Lyon

Manchester City lead the group with nine points, three clear of Lyon.

Nov 08, 2018, 21:21 PM IST

Bayern Munich crash to shock defeat at Hoffenheim

Bayern stumbled to defeat despite 72 percent possession and 23 shots on goal, while Hoffenheim scored twice from just six efforts.

Sep 10, 2017, 09:40 AM IST

Emre Can double ensures Liverpool's UCL group-stage progresion with 6-3 aggregate win over Hoffenheim

Liverpool join Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City, who qualified via the Premier League, and Manchester United, who engineered their own Champions League return by winning last season`s Europa League.

Aug 24, 2017, 08:41 AM IST

UCL Play-offs, 2nd Leg: Jurgen Klopp feels the heat as Liverpool eye group stage progression

Klopp made five changes to his starting XI for the 1-0 victory over Palace, with debutant Andy Robertson, Ragnar Klavan, Joe Gomez, James Milner and Daniel Sturridge coming into the side.

Aug 22, 2017, 08:34 AM IST

UCL Play-offs: Hoffenheim miss penalty as Trent Alexander-Arnold screamer gives Liverpool 2-1 first leg lead

Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet saved an early penalty and James Milner`s shot was deflected into his own net by Havard Nordtveit for the English Premier League side`s second goal in an end-to-end match

Aug 16, 2017, 08:35 AM IST

Philippe Coutinho left out of Liverpool's squad for Hoffenheim clash

The Merseyside club will also be without striker Daniel Sturridge, who has failed to recover from a thigh injury sustained during the pre-season.

Aug 14, 2017, 19:42 PM IST

Liverpool midfielder Roberto Firmino charged with drunk driving

Liverpool signes Firmino from Hoffenheim on a five-year deal for about $35.6 million in June 2015.

Dec 27, 2016, 14:29 PM IST

10-man Borussia Dortmund fight back to salvage a 2-2 draw against Hoffenheim

Dortmund, a point behind in fifth place, have won just three of their last 10 league matches.

Dec 17, 2016, 09:46 AM IST

Borussia Dortmund drop first Bundesliga points to leave Bayern Munich top

Borussia Dortmund dropped their first Bundesliga points of the season on Wednesday as their 1-1 draw at Hoffenheim left Bayern Munich two-points clear at the top.

Sep 24, 2015, 07:43 AM IST

Ten-man Bayern Munich sneak late win after conceding joint fastest Bundesliga goal

A 90th-minute Robert Lewandowski goal saw ten-man league leaders Bayern Munich earn a dramatic 2-1 win at Hoffenheim on Saturday despite conceding the joint fastest goal in Bundesliga history.

Aug 22, 2015, 21:47 PM IST

Bundeliga: Hoffenheim hope to upset odds against Bayern

Hoffenheim have never beaten Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga in 14 attempts but when the champions travel there on Saturday, the hosts will be looking to stage their first major upset against the overwhelming favourites.

Aug 20, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Bundesliga 2015-16, Gameweek 1: Bayer Leverkusen warm-up for Lazio by humbling Hoffenheim

Bayer Leverkusen warmed up for their Champions League play-off clash at Lazio with a 2-1 comeback win against Hoffenheim on the opening weekend of the Bundesliga season on Saturday.

Aug 15, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

Liverpool agree to sign Brazil forward Roberto Firmino

Liverpool have agreed to sign Brazil international Roberto Firmino pending a medical that will take place after his participation at the Copa America, the Premier League club confirmed on Wednesday.

Jun 24, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Bundesliga: Bernat injury blights Bayern`s win at Hoffenheim

Bayern Munich could claim a third German Bundesliga title next weekend following Saturday`s hard-fought 2-0 win at Hoffenheim, but have fresh injury worries for Tuesday`s crucial clash against Porto.

Apr 18, 2015, 21:25 PM IST

Borussia Moenchengladbach's winning run ends with draw at Eintracht Frankfurt

Borussia Moenchengladbach, chasing a Champions League spot, saw their four-game winning run end when they drew 0-0 at Eintracht Frankfurt on Friday.

Apr 18, 2015, 09:28 AM IST