Bayern Munich surprised by Lahm’s retirement

Bayern Munich were surprised by the timing of captain Philipp Lahm's decision to announce his retirement. Lahm, 33, joined Bayern aged 11 and has spent almost his entire career there, but will exit at the end of the season. The German...

Bundesliga more exciting than EPL, says Christensen

Borussia Monchengladbach's Chelsea loanee Andreas Christensen believes the Bundesliga is a more entertaining competition than the English Premier League. The Denmark international is in the second year of a temporary spell with Gladbach and loves life in the German...

Xabi Alonso to retire at Bayern Munich – report

Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso is planning to retire from professional football at the end of the season, Sport Bild reports, and it is claimed he has already informed the club's hierarchy about his decision. Alonso, 35, has entered the...

Leipzig battle Dortmund for Bundesliga title hope

In a fixture that stimulates the senses and a game that will be played out with raw passion by the finest young protagonists on the Bundesliga stage, RB Leipzig will battle Borussia Dortmund to keep their title fight alive...

Bayern’s Carlo Ancelotti seeking revenge against Real Madrid 

Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti will be extra motivated by his sacking at Real Madrid in 2015 when the two clubs meet in this season's Champions League quarterfinal, according to the German club's president Uli Hoeness. Ancelotti was Madrid coach...

Hummels slams disrespectful Bayern fans after Ancelotti spitting claims

Bayern Munich defender Mats Hummels has voiced his dismay at the lack of respect shown by supporters towards players and coaches in Germany. Carlo Ancelotti recently alleged he was spat at by Hertha Berlin fans, while players are regularly subjected...
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Aubameyang once labelled ‘square feet’ by AC Milan

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s agent has revealed the striker was so poorly thought of by AC Milan earlier in his career that they called him ‘square feet’. The Gabon international started in the Rossoneri’s youth ranks but never graduated to their first...

Champions league: Ancelotti confirms Neuer will play against Real Madrid

There was some good news for Real Madrid's Champions League opponents Bayern Munich on Friday after coach Carlo Ancelotti revealed that goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will recover from his foot injury in time to play Los Blancos. Neuer, captain of the...

Bayern Munich thrash Hamburg 8-0 as Ancelotti celebrates 1,000th match as a manager

Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti celebrated his 1,000th match as a manager with an 8-0 thrashing of Hamburg, including a Robert Lewandowski hat-trick. Bayern led 3-0 at the break, as Arturo Vidal drilled in Thomas Muller's lay-off, and Lewandowski converted...

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mario Gotze out with ‘Metabolic Disturbances’

World Cup winner Mario Gotze has been ruled out "for the time being" because of "metabolic disturbances", his club Borussia Dortmund have said. The Germany midfielder, 24, has been limited to nine Bundesliga starts because of muscular problems since re-signing...