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Schalke lost their opener to Hannover; having lost their first two competitve matches of the season, they will look to rebound against Bayern.
Bayern has made more headlines this week off the pitch rather than on it. While they performed well against VfL Wolfsburg last week, they showed their vulnerabilities at the back various times. This perhaps led to the signing of Roma's Mehdi Benatia. The absence of Javier Martinez perhaps triggered the signing. However, Bayern also made a signing in midfield to fill in for Bastian Schweinsteiger... Read the rest of the article »
The second Matchday in the Bundesliga sees Schalke and Dortmund go hunting for much needed points (August 29 to August 31). Full broadcast schedule, live online stream and TV listings available on LiveSoccerTV.
After the first matchday, the Bundesliga table has a rather strange look. Hoffenheim and Leverkusen lead the table. Of those two, only one might be destined to stay atop, the one which showed off Roger Schmidt's "gegenpressing" plans perfectly. Bayer Leverkusen put Borussia Dortmund to the sword in a 0-2 victory at the Signal Iduna Park in the Ruhr region. Dortmund's cause was not helped... Read the rest of the article »
After losing his starting spot at Real Madrid, the veteran Spanish defender is set to ply his trade in the Bundesliga
After some speculation surrounding his future in La Liga, Xabi Alonso is set to finally depart Real Madrid.
The veteran midfielder recently called time on his career with Spain's national squad after over a decade donning La Furia Roja's kit, and now will be moving on to continue his club football in a new country.
Bayern Munich have been linked previously with the 32-year-old and now... Read the rest of the article »
All is set for the 2014/15 UEFA Champions League draw and awards to take place this Thursday. Here is where to watch this live online or on TV. Check out stream links and live listings via LiveSoccerTV.
Anxiety will reach its climax on August 28th in Monaco as the 32 Champions League participants will be drawn in eight groups of four teams each. The four pots were sorted out on Wednesday night as the 10 winners of this season’s playoff rounds were revealed.
Arsenal – who narrowly edged Turkish side Besiktas 1-0 with a lone goal by Alexis Sanchez – marked what turned out to... Read the rest of the article »
According to sources, Alonso would have requested Florentino Perez to authorize the transfer, the same way he did while playing for Liverpool years ago.
Awaiting confirmation, Spanish sources established today a connection between Xabi Alonso and Bayern coach Pep Guardiola, which would end in a transfer to Munich. Alonso, who announced via Twitter his retirement from the Spanish National Team, would be joining the German champion for 10 million euros.
According to their coach, it appeared Bayern Munich had closed the transfer book for this summer... Read the rest of the article »
The Moroccan player leaves AS Roma after just one season, playing 33 matches and scoring five goals for the Italian club.
After Javi Martinez came down with an injury, Pep Guardiola announced the club was in need of another player to fill in for the Spanish midfielder. Today, the club announced Mehdi Benatia will join the German champions on a five year deal, reportedly for 26 million euros.
Benatia was rumored to leave Roma for a long time. Teams such as Barcelona, Arsenal and Manchester United sought the... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos boss Carlo Ancelotti has revealed he has no intentions of selling his 27-year-old German midfielder
London duo Arsenal and Chelsea, alongside Bundesliga champion Bayern Munich have been dealt a blow in the transfer market, as German midfielder Sami Khedira looks set for a Real Madrid stay.
The 27-year-old World Cup winner was heavily tipped with a Santiago Bernabeu exit througout the summer transfer window due to the arrival of die Mannschaft team-mate Toni Kroos. And with Khedira's exclusion... Read the rest of the article »
Olic's great effort was not enough to save his team from defeat. Malanda let go a clear chance to get the equalizer.
The 2014-15 German Bundesliga kicked off as expected, with Bayern Munich taking all the three points in their home debut against Wolfsburg. The squad managed by Pep Guardiola experienced a tough second half but at the end they managed to get their first victory of the season.
The first half was a classic display from Bayern in terms of ball posession and game control. The Munich side kept the... Read the rest of the article »
A Wolfsburg team, filled with confidence after last season's fifth placed finish, will be taking on a depleted and fatigued Bayern side.
Bayern opens their title defense against VfL Wolfsburg. Wolfsburg has strengthened over the summer; they have made some crucial signings. Particularly two stand out: Aaron Hunt and Sebastian Jung. Jung is a talented right back who has transferred in from Eintracht Frankfurt. Hunt is a seasoned campaigner for Werder Bremen who can play as a winger, a playmaker and as a striker. They also signed... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid's Argentine ace plans on departing Santiago Bernabeu, reveals Carlo Ancelotti, whilst Khedira's future with the club remains up in the air
Real Madrid's Argentine attacker Angel Di Maria has asked to leave Santiago Bernabeu, reveals the 10-time Champions League winners' Italian boss Carlo Ancelotti, after losing his spot in the club's starting eleven.
The 26-year-old former Benfica winger was mainly used in the advanced midfield role last season to incorporate the arrival of world-record signing Gareth Bale, but could find falling... Read the rest of the article »
The Bundesliga kicks off in style as Bayern takes on Wolfsburg on the opening Matchday (August 22 to August 24). Full broadcast schedule, live online stream and TV listings available on LiveSoccerTV
Opening days are almost always memorable affairs in the Bundesliga. The Friday match tends to be a close affair more often than not. This time, considering the plethora of stars Bayern is missing, the opening match could be more than just exciting; it could produce a shocking result. Wolfsburg has been dubbed a contender rather than a pretender coming into this season. They have the right... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Bayern Munich honorary president, Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira would be a perfect match for the Bundesliga champions
Germany football legend and the Bavarians honorary president Franz Beckenbauer has made a recommendation to Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich to sign die Mannschaft midfielder Sami Khedira.
The 27-year-old Real Madrid ace has returned to Spain on the back of an impressive World Cup campaign, playing an integral role in the national side's triumph in the tournament in Brazil as European heavyweight... Read the rest of the article »
The German Bundesliga is set to start, and we bring you a full preview. From managerial changes to TV, Online and Radio listings, we have it all.
FC Bayern claimed the Bundesliga and the DFB Pokal last season while Dortmund only had the Supercup to show for their efforts; after a very busy summer transfer window in Germany though, things could be much tighter this year. Find out where you can watch all the live action from the 2014-15 Bundesliga season.
If you constantly find yourself searching the internet for TV listings... Read the rest of the article »
After the departure of Diego Costa, Thibaut Courtois, and Filipe Luis this summer, Los Rojiblancos look set to lose another integral member of Atletico's 2013-14 La Liga-winning side
This summer transfer window has proved to be a nightmare for Liga BBVA champions Atletico Madrid.
La Rojiblancos have brought in several quality signings, with Croatian and French attackers Mario Mandzukic and Antoine Griezmann arriving at the Vicente Calderon, but the club has seen the departure of intergral members of their 2013-14 La Liga winning side.
Hotshot shot-stopper Thibaut... Read the rest of the article »
According to reports, Manchester United could miss out on signing one of their targets due to sudden interest from Germany.
The transfer window is nearing its last few weeks, and as a result, newspapers around the world have gone into overdrive with speculation where numerous players will be by September.
Roma's Mehdi Benatia has long been linked with a move away from the Stadio Olimpico, where he has largely impressed since arriving from Udinese last summer and was a key part of the Giallorossi's excellent performance... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish midfielder injured his left knee during the German Super Cup game, which Bayern lost to Borussia Dortmund 2-0.
On the eve of playing the first round of the DFB Pokal against Preussen Münster, Pep Guardiola confirmed to the media he is looking to sign one more player, given the injury sustained by Javi Martinez last Wednesday.
“We are going to need another player. We have to react to Javi’s injury and we are analyzing candidates. We need to think this over properly,” the coach added... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern opens their DFB Pokal campaign against Preußen Münster, devoid of many first choice players.
A World Cup year usually yields problems for Bayern. The problems might be enhanced this season as Pep Guardiola continues to experiment, playing many players out of position. At this point though, versatility is welcome. Javier Martinez has been ruled out for at least six months for Bayern, leaving a gaping hole in defense as well as cutting them short of a midfield option. Bayern's... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern Munich is looking to replace their Spanish midfielder, injured last Wednesday in the German SuperCup against Borussia Dortmund
Javi Martinez’s injury last Wednesday brings uncertainty to Bayern Munich, and it appears coach Pep Guardiola has decided to search for possible substitutes.
According to sources, Sami Khedira, Raphael Varane and Diego Godin would be the preferred targets, especially the German midfielder, who has been linked to the Bavarian club all of this summer.
Khedira, World Cup Champion... Read the rest of the article »
The 2014 FIFA World Cup Player of the Tournament, Lionel Messi, is not among Europe’s three best footballers, according to the 2014 UEFA Best Player shortlist.
Arjen Robben, Cristiano Ronaldo and Manuel Neuer: these are the three players who have topped UEFA’s 10-man shortlist after journalists from the confederation’s 54 member associations voted. Last season, CR7 opted to miss the event to feature in a charity match for Real Madrid. This month, the Portuguese superstar may get his hands on the prize for the very first time.
He has been... Read the rest of the article »
Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reveals the reason why he put on a Spider-Man mask after scoring against Bayern Munich in the DFL-Supercup
The rivalry between Bundesliga's top two clubs, Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich, is one of the biggest in the world of football, let alone Germany. There is thus no surprise as to why scoring in one of these games can be a special moment for any player.
But for 25-year-old striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, it was a far more unforgettable moment.
The speedy Gabonese attacker registered... Read the rest of the article »