• Arsenal ‘finalising’ transfer deal to sign Liverpool target Xherdan Shaqiri’

    Metro "Arsenal are finalising a deal to sign Bayern Munich star Xherdan Shaqiri, according to reports. Shaqiri, who has been told he can leave Bayern in the January transfer window, has been linked with several Premier League sides, including Liverpool. But reports suggest Arsenal are close to..." December 19

  • Marco Reus Fined $670,000 For Driving Without A License

    Deadspin.com "German paper Bild reports (paywall) that Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus has been fined €540,000 after police discovered he had been driving without a license for the past three years. Apparently Reus received five speeding tickets during that time, but somehow police never figured out that he..." December 18

  • Liverpool suffer major blow as Bayern Munich midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri closes in on Wolfsburg move

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich reject Xherdan Shaqiri looks set to snub Liverpool when he leaves the German giants next year. The Swiss international has made only three league starts for Bayern this season, and has long been angling for a move away from the club. Liverpool have led the race to sign Shaqiri for..." December 17

  • Marco Reus will be at Borussia Dortmund next season... he loves the club and city, claims Hans-Joachim Watzke

    Daily Mail "Borussia Dortmund's general manager Hans-Joachim Watzke is optimistic Marco Reus will still be at the club next season. Reus is the focus of interest from Bayern Munich and reportedly from clubs in England and Spain, with a clause in his contract permitting him to leave for a set fee at the end..." December 11

  • Mario Gotze’s World Cup winning boot raises $2.5 million for charity

    Pro Soccer Talk "When Mario Gotze scored the game-winning goal in extra time of the World Cup final, he became a hero to all of Germany. Now he has become a hero to A Heart for Children, a local German charity. Gotze gave the charity his left boot which scored the infamous goal for an auction to raise..." December 10

  • Chelsea join Arsenal and Man City in race for £20m star Marco Reus

    Daily Star "The Borussia Dortmund star has a £19.6million buy-out clause in his contract and Manchester City and Arsenal are already fighting to activate that. But Chelsea are now involved, too, even though manager Jose Mourinho originally distanced himself from getting involved in the scrap for Reus, who..." December 07

  • Premier League clubs handed Marco Reus boost as Real Madrid 'first refusal' reports dismissed

    Daily Mirror "Premier League clubs have received a boost in their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus. Real Madrid were said to be in pole position to land Reus with reports on the continent suggesting Los Blancos had first refusal on the German. However, Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has swiftly..." December 03

  • Liverpool on red alert as Henrikh Mkhitaryan faces Borussia Dortmund exit

    The Express "Brendan Rodgers attempted to land the playmaker from Shakhtar Donetsk in the summer of 2013, but was beaten to his signature by Klopp after the Germans submitted a bid of £24million. Mkhitaryan shone in his first season at the Signal Iduna Park, scoring 13 goals in 45 games as Klopp's side..." December 03

  • Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer named on final Ballon d'Or shortlist

    Daily Mail "Past winners Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are again the leading contenders for the FIFA Ballon d'Or as the world's best player. The pair, stars of Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively, have both been named on the three-man shortlist for the 2015 edition of the prestigious award along..." December 01

  • Jurgen Klopp RULES OUT Arsenal switch...claiming the fans wouldn't want him

    Daily Star "The Borussia Dortmund boss has been touted as possible replacement for Arsene Wenger, with the Frenchman coming under fire after his side's poor start to the season. Klopp saw his Dortmund outfit defeated 2-0 by the Gunners at Emirates Stadium in the Champions League last night. And he's now..." November 27

  • Bayern Munich president gives Liverpool and Manchester United the green light to sign Xherdan Shaqiri

    Metro "Liverpool and Manchester United have been given their biggest boost yet in their pursuit of Bayern Munich’s Xherdan Shaqiri. The Swiss international has been a long term target for both clubs, and a move to the Premier League looks closer than ever after Bayern Munich president Franz..." November 26

  • Carlo Ancelotti hints at Real Madrid interest in Dortmund's Marco Reus

    ESPN FC "Carlo Ancelotti has reportedly let slip that Real Madrid could sign Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus next summer. Reus, who is out until next year due to an injury suffered in the draw at Paderborn at the weekend, has long been linked with a move to Madrid, and could be available in a cut-price..." November 26

  • I almost joined Chelsea or Man City when Louis van Gaal took over at Bayern - Ribery

    The Express "FRANCK RIBERY has revealed he almost left Bayern Munich for Chelsea or Manchester City when Louis van Gaal took over in 2009. The French winger has gone on to become a mainstay at Bayern as they have once again risen to prominence in Europe. But the former Marseille man says he held talks..." November 26

  • Jose Mourinho says that Chelsea are ‘not interested’ in signing Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus

    Metro "The German World Cup winner had been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge as a part of a cash-plus-player deal involving Andre Schurrle, but the Portuguese’s admission appears to have ended that possibility. The fact that Reus has been ruled out until 2015 with an ankle injury has made him a..." November 25

  • Ander Herrera set for Man Utd exit as Van Gaal accepts Bayern's Shaqiri swap deal

    The Express "MANCHESTER UNITED look set to sanction the exit of summer signing Ander Herrera this January in order to land Liverpool and Arsenal target Xherdan Shaqiri. Reports earlier in the week claimed that Bayern Munich are desperate to sign the Spaniard after he failed to impress Louis Van Gaal at Old..." November 23

  • Xabi Alonso: There were NO offers from Liverpool, Chelsea or Man Utd over summer

    The Express "The former Spain international completed a shock move to Pep Guardiola's side late in the transfer window after seeing Carlo Ancelotti sign Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez following the World Cup in Brazil. Injuries to key men including Bastian Schweinsteiger, Thiago Alcantara and Javi Martinez..." November 22

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger set for first appearance since World Cup

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is primed to make his first competitive appearance since helping Germany win the World Cup. Bayern coach Pep Guardiola says Schweinsteiger is in the squad for Saturday's home game against Hoffenheim, though 'I don't know if he will play from the..." November 21

  • Jürgen Klopp admits he would be interested in Premier League position

    The Guardian "The Borussia Dortmund coach Jürgen Klopp has hinted he would be open to managing in the Premier League. Klopp has long been linked with a move to England, with Manchester City and Chelsea reported as potential destinations in the past and more recently Arsenal. Klopp has now revealed England..." November 21

  • Xabi Alonso: ‘It would be fair if Manuel Neuer won the Ballon d’Or’

    Pro Soccer Talk "It’s fair to say that Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has had quite the effect on the club’s new midfielder, Xabi Alonso. The Spanish international told Marca on Wednesday that not only is Neuer “the best keeper I have played with by far” but “it would absolutely be fair if he won the..." November 20

  • Arsenal scrambling to complete Lars Bender signing as Barcelona threaten to cause chaos

    The Express "Reports last week claimed that Arsene Wenger was lining up a bid for the anchorman after missing out on Real Madrid's Sami Khedira. Bender, whose twin brother Sven plays for Borussia Dortmund, is highly regarded as one of the top enforcers in the Bundesliga, and Wenger was hoping to strike a..." November 20

  • Philipp Lahm's surgery on broken ankle a success, say Bayern Munich

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm had successful surgery on a broken ankle and will remain in hospital for a few more days, the German champions said on Thursday. Lahm, who will be out for about three months, sustained the injury on Tuesday in training. 'His ankle was fixed with a plate and..." November 20

  • Mats Hummels to Manchester United rumors persist. Can it happen in January?

    Pro Soccer Talk "That Mats Hummels to Manchester United rumor just won’t go away, will it? On Thursday fresh reports linking Borussia Dortmund’s central defender with a switch to Old Trafford have emerged as Louis van Gaal is apparently eager to swoop for the German international. If United were to try and..." November 20

  • Jose Mourinho asks Chelsea to open talks with Marco Reus' agent over £20m summer move

    The Express "Reus reportedly has a £20million release clause in his contract that becomes active next summer. And with a host of Europe's top clubs clamouring for his services, Chelsea boss Mourinho is hoping to move one step ahead of the pack. According to sources on the continent, Mourinho has asked..." November 19

  • Manchester United set to sign Bayern Munich’s Xherdan Shaqiri in £6m Ander Herrera swap transfer

    Metro "Manchester United are set to sign Xherdan Shaqiri and pocket £6million from Bayern Munich in a swap deal involving Ander Herrera, according to reports. United have made signing Shaqiri one of their top priorities for the January transfer window, and had been willing to pay £18million to do..." November 19

  • Philipp Lahm suffers broken ankle during Bayern Munich training

    The Guardian "Philipp Lahm suffered a broken ankle during Bayern Munich training on Tuesday. The captain will now undergo surgery and has been ruled out for the next three months. The news comes as a major blow ahead of next week’s Champions League clash with Manchester City. The German champions revealed..." November 18

  • Bayern Munich EXPECT to sell Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham target Xherdan Shaqiri

    Daily Star "The Switzerland winger is known to be unhappy in Germany with the lack of playing time under Pep Guardiola and is thought to be open to a Premier League switch. The 23-year-old has started just three league games this term, playing a total of 310 minutes. And, according to reports in Spain,..." November 18

  • Manuel Neuer mocks Ballon d’Or contender Ronaldo: “I’m not an underwear model”

    101 Great Goals "Manuel Neuer mocks Ballon dOr contender Cristiano Ronaldo: Im not an underwear modelBayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has opened up about his chances of beating Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to the coveted Ballon d’Or. Advertisement The World Cup winning Neuer has taken shots at..." November 17

  • Jose Mourinho 'going all out' for Marco Reus as Real Madrid and Barcelona also eye midfielder

    Daily Mail "Jose Mourinho is intent on bringing Borussia Dortmund winger Marco Reus to Chelsea next summer, according to reports in Spain. Marca claim that the Blues boss has made the Germany international his No 1 target at the end of this season as he looks to strengthen his squad. The Spanish..." November 13

  • Bayern Munich to set up Youth Academy in United States

    Pro Soccer Talk "Bayern Munich have taken the next step in their commitment to engage the US Soccer community, establishing an extensive partnership that will bring the club’s famed Youth Academy to more than 55,000 kids in the United States. The partnership, in conjunction with Global Premier Soccer, was..." November 13

  • Tottenham set to make £19.6m transfer offer to sign Bayern Munich outcast Xherdan Shaqiri

    Metro "Shaqiri, who saw a move to Liverpool collapse in the summer, is pushing to leave Bayern in the new year after failing to get regular game time. And reports say Spurs are set to make an offer worth £19.6million to bring him to White Hart Lane, ending Mauricio Pochettino’s hunt for a wideman." November 12

  • Man Utd leading Bayern Munich in £35m race for unsettled Fiorentina star Juan Cuadrado

    The Express "United - along with Barcelona and Bayern Munich - were heavily linked with a move for Cuadrado over the summer. The 26-year-old seemingly put an end to the speculation when he signed a fresh contract with La Viola. However, reports in Italy suggest that Cuadrado has already had a change of..." November 12

  • Mats Hummels 'wants Arsenal move' in January as Dortmund fear centre-back will leave

    Daily Mirror "Arsenal are expected to move for Germany World Cup winner Mats Hummels in January - with Borussia Dortmund fearing the centre-back is ready to leave. Hummels is valued at £30million and is also a target for Manchester United but sources in Germany believe the player would prefer a move to the..." November 09

  • Report: Manchester City aim to sign Marco Reus in January

    Pro Soccer Talk "As Manchester City search for improvement after their struggles in European competitions, they are looking to the basement boys of the Bundesliga for a solution. That’s right, Borussia Dortmund are currently second from bottom in Germany (despite already qualifying for the last 16 of the UEFA..." November 06

  • Marco Reus ready to SNUB massive Premier League offer to force through Barca move

    The Express "Reports yesterday suggested that City had joined Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal in the race to land the Borussia Dortmund star. Reus was in electric form for Dortmund against Galatasaray in the Champions League last night but hasn't been able to avert the German club's slide..." November 05

  • Bayern Munich's dominance in Germany shows how greed can wreck football

    Daily Mail "Marco Reus scored against Bayern Munich on Saturday. Don’t worry, they won’t let it happen next year. Reus is the among the last remaining jewels at Borussia Dortmund, a lightning-quick winger or attacking midfielder, and the German Footballer of the Year in 2012. Had he not injured an..." November 03

  • Dortmund END Marco Reus contract talks with Man Utd, Liverpool and Arsenal interested

    The Express "Dortmund were keen to negotiate a new deal with their prized asset before January to deter Premier League interest. Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal are all expected to make a move for the 25-year-old, with £32m reportedly enough to bring the winger to England. However, the..." October 29

  • Bayern Munich discuss signing former Manchester United and Brighton goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich are in discussions to sign former Brighton and Manchester United goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak. The 32-year-old free agent is wanted by Pep Guardiola after reserve keeper Pepe Reina suffered a calf injury while third choice Thomas Starke is also facing an operation on his right..." October 27

  • Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben says Jose Mourinho and Louis van Gaal honed his mind and body

    The Telegraph "Jose Mourinho made him mentally tough, Louis van Gaal banished his injury nightmares, but it is Pep Guardiola who has given Arjen Robben his place in football paradise. Robben could have been at the heart of the action at Old Trafford this Sunday, tearing down the wing for Van Gaal’s..." October 24

  • Chelsea set to offload Fernando Torres PERMANENTLY with Schalke poised to bid

    The Express "According to German newspaper Bild, Roberto Di Matteo is keen on rekindling his working relationship with the 30-year-old, and will launch an offer in January. The Spanish international is currently on loan with Italian giants AC Milan, but has netted just a single goal in his first five..." October 22

  • Pep Guardiola admits desire to one day manage Manchester United

    Pro Soccer Talk "According to reports in a new book chronicling Pep Guardiola’s title-winning campaign at Bayern Munich last season, the Spanish manager wants to one day manage Manchester United. Written by Marti Perarnau the book is a behind-the-scenes look at Guardiola’s debut campaign in Munich and in it..." October 16

  • Arsenal leapfrog Man Utd with £32m Mats Hummels bid

    The Express "The Germany international was linked with a move away from the German giants over the summer, but opted to remain with Jurgen Klopp's side. United boss Louis Van Gaal is desperate to bring Hummels to Old Trafford this January as he aims for a top-four finish, although it is believed that the..." October 16

  • Bayern Munich's Thiago suffers another serious knee ligament injury in training

    ESPN FC "Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago is set for another lengthy spell on the sidelines after suffering a third serious knee ligament tear in training. Thiago, 23, missed the Bundesliga champions' title run-in last season after sustaining serious knee ligament damage during Bayern's clash with..." October 15

  • Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil scotches Bayern Munich exit rumours on Twitter

    Metro "Reports had emerged that the German, who is currently sidelined with a knee injury, would leave for Bayern Munich in a £30 million move before he had regained full fitness. However, The World Cup winner has since moved to dismiss speculation about his future by declaring that he’s by no means..." October 14

  • Mesut Ozil wants to leave Arsenal in January as Bayern Munich line up £30m bid for crocked German midfielder

    Daily Mail "Mesut Ozil wants to quit Arsenal as soon as January and the Gunners are ready to do business. Bayern Munich are lining up a bid of around £30million for Ozil, who joined Arsenal from Real Madrid last summer for a club record £42.5m. The Football Grapevine understands the Germany star has..." October 13

  • Liverpool midfielder Emre Can reveals why he turned down Bayern Munich return for Anfield move

    Daily Mirror "Emre Can has revealed how he turned down the chance to return to Bayern Munich because he was so desperate to sign for Liverpool this summer, writes James Pearce in the Liverpool Echo. The Germany Under-21s midfielder, who is closing in on a comeback after a month out with an ankle injury,..." October 11

  • Arsenal look to £37m Julian Draxler as Mesut Ozil replacement

    The Express "The Gunners were tipped to land the 20-year-old during the summer transfer window, but boss Arsene Wenger instead opted to purchase Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez for £30million. Arsenal have made a less-than-impressive start to the Premier League campaign, winning just twice in their opening seven..." October 10

  • Klaas-Jan Huntelaar available for £3million in summer as Reds enter race?

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool are set to battle it out with Tottenham and Arsenal for Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar in January, reports the Express. The Dutchman is out of contract with Schalke at the end of the season and appears unlikely to pen a new deal. That means Schalke will look to sell him in the..." October 09

  • Roberto Di Matteo lands head job at Schalke

    Pro Soccer Talk "After nearly two years out of the game, Roberto Di Matte is back in business. The former Chelsea, West Bromwich Albion and MK Dons boss has taken over at Bundesliga side Schalke after the German club fired Jens Keller on Tuesday. Di Matteo has been without a job since leaving Chelsea in..." October 07

  • Mats Hummels says his future is at Dortmund

    Pro Soccer Talk "After winning the World Cup with Germany this summer, Mats Hummels was one of the most sought-after defenders in football. While the likes of European giants Manchester United, Real Madrid and Barcelona all had interest in the 25-year-old, Hummels chose to stay in his native Germany. Although..." October 01

  • Zlatan takes a shot at Pep Guardiola

    Pro Soccer Talk "Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a man who tells it as it is. This time, he’s taking a shot at Pep Guardiola over decisions made in 2010. It is no secret Zlatan and Guardiola had their differences at Barcelona. The striker’s time in Spain was often tumultuous, leading to a loan to Milan that turned into a..." September 29

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