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Bayern Munich brace for Borussia Dortmund as Boateng party plans cause stir

The Bavarians, who have won the last six league titles, are two points behind Dortmund after their surprise 1-1 draw at Freiburg last week.

Apr 04, 2019, 18:05 PM IST

Irritated Bayern trio out to prove they are still part of the best: Manager Niko Kovac

The Bavarians are in stellar form, having won 11 of their last 12 league matches, and have cut leaders Borussia Dortmund`s advantage from seven points to a two-goal goal difference in recent weeks.

Mar 07, 2019, 15:35 PM IST

'Angry' Thomas Mueller questions coach Joachim Loew's decision after Germany axe

The trio were part of the Germany squad that won the World Cup in 2014 and Mueller said the sudden nature of the announcement had left a bitter taste.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:05 PM IST

Germany coach Joachim Loew looking to rebuild after 2018 collapse

Loew started several youngsters in their 3-0 friendly win over Russia on Thursday, as he looks to gradually transform his team to depend less on the core of players who won the 2014 World Cup.

Nov 19, 2018, 13:28 PM IST

Complacency killed Germany's FIFA World Cup 2018 hopes

Every aspect of the national pastime, and that includes clubs, the top league, the national association (DFB) and the players themselves, has fed off this complacency for years.

Jun 28, 2018, 14:19 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Euphoric Germany to make more changes against South Korea

The Germans must ideally now beat South Korea in their final group game to maintain their chances of advancing as one of the top two teams in the group but will need again to make changes to their lineup.

Jun 24, 2018, 13:01 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: No need to panic says Joachim Loew after shock Mexico defeat

Joachim Loew says we will not just break apart now and become headless and do something completely different. There is no need to break out in a panic just because we have lost a match.

Jun 18, 2018, 10:32 AM IST

Bayern Munich down Celtic on Jupp Heynckes' Champions League return

It had been 1,608 days since Heynckes last took charge of Bayern in Europe when they beat Borussia Dortmund in the 2013 Champions League final.

Oct 19, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

World Cup winning captain Philipp Lahm warns voters of rising populism, says 'Germany should not be allowed to go right-wing'

Lahm, 33, is captain of champion club Bayern Munich and a major celebratory in football-mad Germany.

Apr 02, 2017, 11:46 AM IST

German player of the year Jerome Boateng plans September comeback in Bayern Munich

Jerome Boateng was voted German footballer of year for 2015/16 by Germany`s sports journalists, magazine Kicker announced Sunday.

Aug 14, 2016, 19:28 PM IST

Euro 2016: Germany cruise into last eight with 3-0 Slovakia win

The Germans will next face either holders Spain or Italy. 

Jun 26, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

UEFA Euro 2016: Germany's coach Joachim Loew hopeful Jerome Boateng will be fit for last 16

Germany finished top of Group C and will now face a third-placed team in the next round.

Jun 22, 2016, 10:27 AM IST

Football: Loew delighted to have Boateng by his side

Germany coach Joachim Loew hailed defender Jerome Boateng as "a good neighbour" for his spectacular goalline clearance during the world champions.

Jun 13, 2016, 03:55 AM IST

Jerome Boateng says too risky for family to attend Euro 2016

"It`s obviously sad to have to deal with such a question. But too many things have happened in the last few days that makes one reflect," he said.

Jun 08, 2016, 15:16 PM IST

German populist party attacks footballer Mesut Ozil over anthem

German football federation president Reinhard Grindel flew to the defence of his players and insisted that Germans welcomed diversity on the football field.

Jun 05, 2016, 00:29 AM IST

German nationalist slammed over racist comment on Jerome Boateng

A top member of a rising German nationalist party drew sharp criticism today for reportedly saying that many people wouldn't want Jerome Boateng, a key player on Germany's national soccer team whose father was born in Ghana, as their neighbor.

May 29, 2016, 18:32 PM IST

Mueller, Lewandowski star as Bayern Munich thrashing Borussia Dortmund

Thomas Mueller and Robert Lewandowski struck twice each to steer Bayern Munich to a 5-1 demolition of second-placed Borussia Dortmund on Sunday, which allowed the champions to open a seven-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga.

Oct 05, 2015, 09:05 AM IST

Jerome Boateng believes in Bayern`s Champions League chances

Bayern Munich`s Germany centre-back Jerome Boateng believes the Bundesliga giants have the ability to win the Champions League this season.

Aug 11, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

USA out to beat world champions after downing Dutch

The USA are out to claim another major European scalp in Wednesday`s friendly against world champions Germany when the Stars and Stripes` head coach Jurgen Klinsmann faces his old team.

Jun 09, 2015, 07:59 AM IST

Impossible to stop Lionel Messi: Thierry Henry

Former Barcelona striker Thierry Henry said that when footballer Lionel Messi decides to win a game it is impossible to stop him.

May 07, 2015, 18:35 PM IST