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When Dortmund and Leverkusen meet, the scores at the end are very close if not even. This time, the two have a chance to take an early look at each other and draw first blood.
Bayer 04 Leverkusen recently took on Copenhagen in the play-off round of the UEFA Champions League and showed exactly why they frustrate and impress in equal measure. Their attacking play was simply mouthwatering. Each player seemed to be technically excellent. Their midfield consisted of Heung Min Son, Karim Bellarabi and the much hyped new signing, Hakan Calhanoglu. Hakan... 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 »
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 »
FIFA's decision to uphold Barcelona's transfer window ban has forced the Blaugrana to seal a Marco Reus deal before this summer window shuts close
According to the latest transfer rumors, La Liga giants FC Barcelona are preparing an emergency bid for German superstar Marco Reus in an attempt to bring him to Camp Nou, amid FIFA's decision to prohibit the Catalan side from any business in the next two transfer windows.
The Blaugrana, who were handed this punishment back in May only for it to be suspended after submitting an appeal, are preparing... 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 »
Borussia Dortmund and Bayern München are set to play each other in the DFL Supercup for bragging rights.
The players are closer than ever after conquering the World together but the boards and hierarchy remain divided. Talk of Marco Reus's release clause by Karl-Heinz Rummenigge angered Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc. His retaliation allowed Matthias Sammer to join the fight as well, leading to the cancellation of lunch between members of the hierarchy before the match.
In terms of... Read the rest of the article »
The Bundesliga's two best representatives will play each other for the third year running in the German Supercup.
FC Bayern has a chance to remind Dortmund of their superiority yet again. Dortmund won two out of three of the Supercup meetings though, with Bayern winning in 2013. Last season, Dortmund won this ecnounter, 4-2. The match turned out to be Pep Guardiola's first lesson as far as the realities of German football are concerned. He realized that Bundesliga teams tend to pay a fast paced game... Read the rest of the article »
Liverpool, after a lengthy exile, will be back in the UEFA Champions League this season; they are set to experience a taste of the competition in preseason as they play one of its best teams over the past two seasons, Borussia Dortmund.
Borussia Dortmund has managed to hold on to all their big players with the exception of Robert Lewandowski, who decided to join Bayern last season. Perhaps, more importantly, they have managed to hold on to manager Jürgen Klopp. They have sustained their success over a period of five years. They came very close to taking the UEFA Champions League winners of 2014, Real Madrid, to extra time... Read the rest of the article »
After completing the transfer of 20-year-old defender Javier Manquillo, Liverpool may not be done yet. Brendan Rodgers could very well make of Marco Reus his eight signing of the transfer window.
Reus has spent his summer recovering from an unfortunate injury. He was ruled out of the Germany squad just a few days before the start of the World Cup. If he decides to stay at BVB, he will have to face an difficult challenge in the Bundesliga as he explained during an interview with Kicker earlier this week:
“It will be all about Bayern Munich again in the Bundesliga, even if they weren't... Read the rest of the article »
Reports claim that Arsenal may be looking at the German international to bolster their defense ahead of the upcoming season.
As the summer transfer window now heads into its final month for Europe's biggest leagues, the press rumor mill, not surprisingly, has gone into overdrive with speculation as to where some of the game's most notable players will be featuring during the upcoming season.
After winning the World Cup with Germany this summer, Dortmund defender Mats Hummels is one who has seen his name quite... Read the rest of the article »
With his two spectacular headed goals en route to 2014 World Cup glory and his impressive performances at the back, it is no wonder that Matt Hummels is on several top club’s transfer list.
Barcelona were linked with the Borussia Dortmund star back in June but opted to increase the height of their backline by signing 1.92m-tall Jeremy Mathieu for €20M. Meanwhile, 25-year-old star Hummels has rubbished claims of a move away from BVB several times. He has been with the Black and Yellows since 2007, resisting a move unlike Robert Lewandowski and Mario Goetze.
However, it is now... Read the rest of the article »
According to reports out of Germany, Marco Reus' time at the Signal Iduna Park could be coming to an end, with a switch to the Allianz Arena believed to be on the horizon
Mario Gotze and Robert Lewandowski broke Borussia Dourtmund fans' hearts by leaving their side for Bundesliga rivals Bayern Munich. Now, according to rumors, Marco Reus looks set to follow suit.
Shocking news has recently emerged, courtesy of Germany's premier newspaper Bild (per 101 Great Goals), that Reus has flat out refused a contract extension from his current team Borussio Dortmund.
And... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona have signed French defender Jeremy Mathieu from Valencia, but according to reports, the Catalan side are still on the hunt for another center-back
La Liga giants Barcelona are keen to secure a quality defender to strengthen the arguably under-performing back line these past two seasons.
In a press conference back in April, Barcelona manager Luis Enrique was quoted as saying, "...we’ll try to strengthen ourselves in every position as well as we can" and appears eagerly determined in building a squad with two players for... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern Munich star Bastian Schweinsteiger has expressed remorse after taking part in offensive chants directed towards Borussia Dortmund during Germany's World Cup celebrations
The Bavarians ace, Bastian Schweinsteiger has publicly apologized for his offensive behavior in chanting a song about Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund.
The German World Cup winner was caught on video chanting lyrics that included "BVB, sons of bit****s!" in a somewhat rowdy bar celebration a few days into the World Cup final win against Argentina. The video was leaked on Tuesday... Read the rest of the article »
Despite having already brought in a slew of new faces, Liverpool are reportedly still searching to add a top notch midfielder to their ranks.
They already have secured a quartet of new signings, and that is not including most recently QPR's Loic Remy to add to the acquisitions of Adam Lallana, Rickie Lambert, Emre Can, and Lazar Markovic.
And they're not done yet, as Liverpool will add Belgian starlet Divock Origi as well as Croatia's Dejan Lovren for a grand total of nearly £100 million.
However, despite the flurry of... Read the rest of the article »
Reports from across Europe indicate the German international could be swapping the Bundesliga for the Premier League.
Manchester United has been very keen on making their disasterous showing during last season's Premier League campaign.
The Red Devils brought in a new coach and have made some changes by signing young English defender Luke Shaw while allowing veteran Patrice Evra to depart for Italy with Juventus.
Borussia Dortmund's Mats Hummels is another reported target for new coach Louis van Gaal... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona was rumored to have been reached a verbal agreement with Marco Reus, followed by an initial £28M bid.
Despite his recent statements about loyalty and money not being everything, marco Reus is rumored to have reached an agreement with Barcelona for £28M. The German winger would join Barca’s Neymar and Messi to form an amazing attacking force, according to Spanish newspaper Sport.
Marco Reus is a player that can change any game any time
Borussia Dortmund however will not want... Read the rest of the article »
Bad luck has hit many players ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Borussia Dortmund and Germany star Marco Reus is the latest star to suffer a nasty injury.
He was challenging for the ball against Armenian midfielder Artur Yedigaryan when he twisted his ankle. Medics immediately stormed the pitch to carry him out. The Germans finished the game well on top of their opponents as Mario Goetze’s brace completed a 6-1 victory.
However, anxiety now reigns as Marco Reus’ participation in Brazil 2014 is hugely in doubt. Coach Joachim Low sounded... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona have voted in a recent poll to decide who they would prefer between Aguero and Reus.
Barcelona is looking to reinvigorate their team after a very disappointing season, where the Catalans have failed to earn any trophies, for the first time in six years. In addition, many key players of Barca’s most flourishing era will be leaving, like Puyol and Valdes.
Therefore, it became imperative for Barcelona to become a protagonist of the transfer window, in order to remedy the... Read the rest of the article »
In a recent interview, Ilkay Gundogan revealed that his future could entail a move to Barcelona.
Although Borussia Dortmund’s Ilkay Gundogan just renewed his contract with BVB until 2016, the midfielder recently revealed that he is not afraid of leaving Germany behind.
In an interview to Kicker magazine, the German player talked about his future, which could possibly involve a move to Barcelona. The skipper stated:
“Although I have been out of action, very big clubs have... Read the rest of the article »