• Manchester City prepare £50m bid for Kevin De Bruyne

    The Telegraph "Manchester City are ready to offer up to £50million for Kevin De Bruyne as they prepare for a transfer battle with Paris Saint-Germain. City are prepared to make a significant bid for the Wolfsburg attacking midfielder this week and issue their first statement of intent ahead of a major summer..." July 05

  • Mario Gotze's agent says he needs more support at Bayern Munich

    ESPN FC "Mario Gotze's agent has criticised Bayern Munich for not giving the Germany international enough support last season. Gotze, who threw a bad first pitch at a Los Angeles Dodgers game on Friday, failed to set the Bundesliga alight in his first full campaign after his World Cup-winning goal and..." July 05

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger told to make up his mind over Bayern Munich future

    Daily Mirror "Pep Guardiola has piled the pressure on Manchester United target Bastian Schweinsteiger to decide on his future. United want to sign the Germany World Cup-winning midfielder in what would be a stunning coup for Louis van Gaal's side. Van Gaal, who converted Schweinsteiger from a wide player..." July 02

  • Manchester City are ‘targeting £25m Karim Bellarabi transfer’

    Metro "Manchester City have turned their transfer attentions to £25million rated German winger Karim Bellarabi. Bellarabi, who has been linked to a move to Premier League rivals Arsenal in the past, has been earmarked by Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini as he looks to add strength in-depth to..." July 02

  • Manchester United boosted as Bayern Munich rule out move for Angel Di Maria

    Daily Star "Recent reports have suggested the Bundesliga club giants are eager to sign the 27-year-old as cover for Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery. But according to Guardiola, the Bavarians are not interested in landing the former Real Madrid star, who moved to Old Trafford last summer for a record British..." July 02

  • Brazil’s Douglas Costa confirms Bayern Munich interest but no deal yet

    The Guardian "The Brazil international Douglas Costa has confirmed that the German champions, Bayern Munich, are interested in signing him but that no deal was yet on the table. The 24-year-old attacking midfielder, who plays for Shakhtar Donetsk, said talks had taken place between the Ukrainian club and the..." June 30

  • Reds 'close to an agreement' for Brazilian Roberto Firmino

    The Telegraph "Liverpool are said to be "close to an agreement" for Roberto Firmino, according to Brazilian football website, Globoesporte. Brendan Rodgers' side are said to be front-runners to land the Brazilian playmaker and ahead of Manchester United and Manchester City in the race. Firmino's..." June 23

  • Man United dealt massive blow in race for Bayern Munich ace Jerome Boateng

    Daily Star "United are being strongly linked in Germany with Bayern Munich’s World Cup-winning defender. But Sherin Senler, mother of Boateng’s twin children, was understood to be miserable in Manchester four years ago when he was at City. Sherin was pregnant at the time and was delighted to return to..." June 21

  • Manchester United confident on transfer of Bastian Schweinsteiger as his Bayern deal enters final year

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United are nearing a £7.5million deal for Bayern Munich star Bastian Schweinsteiger, writes Steve Bates in the Sunday People. Old Trafford boss Louis van Gaal is confident he can lure his former player away from the Allianz Arena and transfer negotiator Ed Woodward has been tasked..." June 21

  • Manchester United ‘agree deal to complete transfer of Hoffenheim’s Roberto Firmino’

    Metro "Manchester United have reportedly agreed a deal to complete the transfer of Hoffenheim’s Roberto Firmino. The Red Devils had been battling with Liverpool to agree a move for the 23-year-old and have supposedly agreed a deal. " June 19

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger told to "seriously consider" Old Trafford switch

    Daily Mirror "German legend Lothar Matthaus says the Bayern Munich midfielder should think about joining the Red Devils this summer Bastian Schweinsteiger has been told to give "serious consideration" to a summer switch to Manchester United. The Bayern Munich midfielder has just a year remaining on his..." June 17

  • Bayern Munich will only sell Bastian Schweinsteiger to Manchester United if star asks to leave this summer

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich will only countenance selling Bastian Schweinsteiger if the German World Cup winner asks to leave the club this summer. The 31-year-old has been linked with a move to Manchester United, with Louis van Gaal identifying him as a possible transfer target. But Bayern chief..." June 11

  • Manchester United ‘reach £13.1million transfer deal to sign Roberto Firmino’

    Metro "Manchester United have reportedly reached a deal worth £13.1million for Hoffenheim’s Roberto Firmino. The Brazilian attacking midfielder has been linked with a move to Old Trafford for some time, and it appears United have beaten Liverpool to his signature. " June 11

  • Kevin De Bruyne confirms 'informal contact' with Manchester City

    Sky Sports "Kevin De Bruyne could be set for a return to the Premier League after confirming his agent has had initial talks with Manchester City. The Belgium midfielder has sparked the interest of a number of top flight clubs after a stellar season with Wolfsburg, where he was named the best player in the..." June 11

  • Man City ramp up interest in Wolfsburg's £30million-rated star Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City have stepped up their efforts to sign Wolfsburg's £30million-rated midfielder Kevin De Bruyne. Desposed champions City are hoping to make Belgium international De Bruyne their first summer signing as part of their rebuilding plan to reclaim the title. De Bruyne left Chelsea..." June 10

  • Bayern want Bastian Schweinsteiger stay but could sell Mario Gotze

    ESPN FC "Bayern Munich will only sell Bastian Schweinsteiger if the midfielder asks to leave, according to CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, but he did not rule out a transfer for Mario Gotze. Sources told ESPN FC last month that Manchester United are keen to sign Schweinsteiger, and the 30-year-old was coy..." June 10

  • Manchester City plot transfer of Lars Bender from Bayer Leverkusen if Paul Pogba pursuit fails

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City have identified German enforcer Lars Bender as an alternative to Paul Pogba if they fail to land the French midfielder. Pogba, 22, is City’s top target this summer and the Blues are prepared to go all the way for the Juventus star in a bidding war with several of Europe’s top..." June 07

  • Bayern Munich end talks with Liverpool ace Raheem Sterling offering Chelsea boost in chase

    The Express "According to German news outlet Bild, discussions between Bayern and Liverpool have fallen through. Sterling's agent Aidy Ward and the club have agreed that a move to the Bundesliga champions would not be suitable for either party. " May 31

  • Angel Di Maria wanted by Bayern Munich as Manchester United dig their heels in over fee

    Daily Mirror "Bayern Munich want Angel Di Maria - but Manchester United will demand most of his record £59.7million fee. Bayern have joined Paris St Germain in vying for Di Maria and it is believed the Bundesliga giants have discussed signing the Argentina forward. Bayern can offer more cash than PSG, who..." May 28

  • Kevin De Bruyne offered new Wolfsburg deal in attempt to ward off Manchester City interest

    Daily Mirror "City have targeted the former Chelsea star as they begin their overhaul of the team in the wake of this season's failure Wolfsburg will offer Kevin De Bruyne a new contract to try and keep him out of Manchester City's clutches. City have targeted the former Chelsea star as they begin their..." May 27

  • Kevin Wimmer confirms Tottenham transfer will happen this summer

    Metro "FC Koln defender Kevin Wimmer has confirmed that he will be joining Tottenham this summer. The 22-year-old said his farewells to Koln supporters as they drew 2-2 with Wolfsburg in his final game for the club, and revealed afterwards that White Hart Lane is his next destination. ‘I go to..." May 24

  • Dortmund exec: Chelsea wouldn’t sell us De Bruyne because they were salty over Lewandowski

    Pro Soccer Talk "Borussia Dortmund could’ve had Kevin De Bruyne in the fold if they had just forced Robert Lewandowski to choose Stamford Bridge of the Allianz Arena. That’s the claim from Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke, who says his former star striker’s choice of Bayern Munich left Chelsea with a..." May 24

  • Louis van Gaal keen on signing Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger

    The Telegraph "Louis van Gaal is ready to exploit Bastian Schweinsteiger’s contract stand-off with Bayern Munich by offering the World Cup winner a summer opportunity to move to Manchester United. Van Gaal, who retains an interest in Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels, despite claims from the German club..." May 23

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger must decide own future - Pep Guardiola

    ESPN FC "Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola said Manchester United target Bastian Schweinsteiger is a part of his plans for next season but added: "He has to decide." Sources have told ESPN FC that United are keen to sign Schweinsteiger this summer as Louis van Gaal looks to bolster his midfield..." May 23

  • Ilkay Gundogan's girlfriend drops hint over Manchester United move

    Daily Mirror "Ilkay Gundogan's girlfriend has hinted the Borussia Dortmund midfielder could be set for a summer move to Manchester United, reports the Manchester Evening News. Sila Sahin posted a picture of an airport departures board displaying 'Manchester' with the caption 'Wo bin ich?', which translates..." May 22

  • Report: Manchester United interested in Bayern Munich's Schweinsteiger

    The Score "Manchester United appear to be focusing their attention on yet another World Cup-winning German. Following reports that the Premier League team will miss out on Borussia Dortmund centre back Mats Hummels, United have set their sights on Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, sources..." May 21

  • Man City given hands off warning by Wolfsburg over 'unsellable' £40million transfer target Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Mail "Manchester City have been warned off a move for £40million rated Wolfsburg midfielder Kevin De Bruyne by the club's CEO who called the playmaker 'unsellable'. City are looking to strengthen their midfield and have identified De Bruyne as a target but CEO Klaus Allofs has issued a hands off..." May 18

  • Manchester City's transfer swoop for Kevin De Bruyne edging nearer despite Bayern and PSG interest

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City are closing in on a sensational £35million deal for Wolfsburg midfielder Kevin De Bruyne. And they could help pay for the deal by offloading misfit striker Stevan Jovetic to Inter Milan. Former Chelsea midfielder De Bruyne is also a target Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern..." May 16

  • Kevin De Bruyne exclusive: I can't promise I will stay at Wolfsburg

    Yahoo! Sports "The Belgium international has been linked with giants of the game such as Manchester City, Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain after enjoying a superb season with the German club. De Bruyne has scored 15 goals and claimed 26 assists in all competitions for Wolfsburg to ensure a steady stream..." May 16

  • Red Devils in advanced with £37m-rated Mats Hummels?

    Daily Mirror "United are in advanced talks with Borussia Dortmund over the transfer of Mats Hummels, according to the Metro. Louis van Gaal is keen on adding the World Cup winner to his ranks and could be about to get his wish. The German international has hinted at a move away from Dortmund throughout..." May 13

  • Guardiola reacts sharply to City rumors: “I will stay here at Bayern, that is all”

    Pro Soccer Talk "Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is leaving little room for debate when it comes to the rumors linking him with a move to Manchester City. “I’ve already said it 200 million times. I have a contract and I will stay here at Bayern, that is all,” Guardiola said. Saturday brought reports of..." May 11

  • Liverpool eye Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after missing out on Memphis Depay

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool will push ahead with interest in Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – after missing out on Memphis Depay. There was disappointment at Anfield when it was announced Depay had agreed to join United in a £25m deal but they will push on immediately with their hunt for new..." May 10

  • Manchester City will have to bid £45million to lure Kevin de Bruyne from Wolfsburg

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City will have to pay a whopping £45million to land number one target Kevin de Bruyne this summer. The former Chelsea star will command a hefty price after Wolfsburg tried to tempt him to stay with a new contract that will tie the playmaker to the club until 2020. De Bruyne is..." May 10

  • Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery set to miss rest of Bundesliga season

    ESPN FC "Franck Ribery is set to be ruled out for the rest of the Bundesliga season after being told by Bayern Munich club medics that he must rest his injured ankle for another two weeks. Ribery, 32, sustained the injury during the 7-0 Champions League win over Shakhtar Donetsk on March 11. The winger..." May 07

  • Manchester United ‘close to Ilkay Gundogan and Mats Hummels transfers’

    Metro "Manchester United are closing in on the double signing of Ilkay Gundogan and Mats Hummels, according to reports. United have been strongly linked with deals for both the Borussia Dortmund stars in recent months, with Louis van Gaal believed to be fans of both stars. And now United look set..." May 07

  • Man Utd target Robert Lewandowski to wear MASK in Champions League semi-final

    The Express "Bayern take on Pep Guardiola's old side at the Nou Camp for the first leg of their semi-final tomorrow night (7.45pm). And Lewandowski could play with a protective face mask after fracturing his nose, upper jaw and suffering a concussion in Bayern's German Cup loss on penalties to Borussia..." May 05

  • Bayern Munich join United, City and Chelsea in race to sign Real star Bale

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich are set to add a fourth dimension to the race for Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale this summer. As reported in the Football Grapevine last week, a three-way battle between Premier League clubs Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City is set to start as soon as the Spanish season..." May 03

  • Liverpool ‘line up £15m transfer for Bayer Leverkusen forward Son Heung-Min’

    Metro "Liverpool are reportedly eyeing a transfer for Bayer Leverkusen forward Son Heung-Min. The South Korean has been in sensational form for the German outfit this season, scoring 11 goals in 24 appearances in the Bundesliga." May 03

  • Arsene Wenger ready to challenge Man Utd for Ilkay Gundogan

    The Telegraph "Arsenal are ready to challenge Manchester United for the signature of Ilkay Gundogan after the midfielder confirmed he will not be signing a new contract at Borussia Dortmund. Gundogan’s current deal is due to expire in 2016, meaning Dortmund will be forced to accept bids of around £20million..." May 02

  • Dortmund's Ilkay Gundogan will not sign new deal, will leave by June 2016

    ESPN FC "Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gungdogan will leave the club when his contract expires at the end of next season if not before, the Bundesliga side have announced. Gundogan, 24, has long been linked with a move away from the Westfalentadion, with reports of a potential move to Manchester..." April 30

  • Jurgen Klopp ‘would find it very hard to turn Liverpool down,’ claims Raphael Honigstein

    Metro "Liverpool have been encouraged to approach Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp after it was claimed he would struggle to turn down the prospect of taking over at Anfield. Defeat to Hull City on Tuesday night all but ended Liverpool’s top-four hopes this season, with the result also plunging..." April 30

  • Bayern Munich sign 10-year adidas kit deal worth £645m

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich have extended their kit sponsorship with adidas until 2030 in a deal believed to be worth up to £645million. Adidas' current deal with Pep Guardiola's side had another five years left, but the German kit manufacturer moved to extend the deal by a further 10 years on Tuesday...." April 30

  • Blow for Bayern Munich after Arjen Robben is ruled out for rest of season

    The Guardian "Bayern Munich’s Arjen Robben is out for the rest of the season after tearing a muscle during his side’s German Cup semi-final loss to Borussia Dortmund – while the striker Robert Lewandowski broke his jaw and nose and suffered concussion. Bayern, who face Barcelona in the Champions League..." April 29

  • Bayern Munich set to battle Manchester United for Ilkay Gundogan as Borussia Dortmund

    Daily Mail "Bayern Munich have shown interest in signing Manchester United target Ilkay Gundogan. The Borussia Dortmund midfielder is expected to make a decision about his future on Friday as Dortmund press for answers with one year left to run on his current contract. Arsenal and Atletico Madrid have..." April 29

  • Man United set for summer battle with rivals City for £20m Ilkay Gundogan

    Daily Star "City and United – are set for a £20 million summer scrap for Borussia Dortmund’s Ilkay Gundogan. And Arsenal are ready to make it a three-way Premier League fight for the German midfielder. United see playmaker Gundogan, 24, as the long-term successor to vice-captain Michael Carrick,..." April 26

  • United close in on £20.5million deal to sign Germany international Ilkay Gundogan from Borussia Dortmund

    Daily Mail "Manchester United have identified Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan as the leading contender to fill Michael Carrick's midfield role. United are eyeing a £20.5million deal for the central midfielder, and reports emanating from Germany on Friday indicated a deal is now close - though..." April 25

  • Pep Guardiola charged for wearing shirt in support of deceased soccer writer Jorge “El Topo” Lopez

    Pro Soccer Talk "It’s mission accomplished for Pep Guardiola despite being charged for the tee shirt he wore to his post-match press conference on Tuesday. We’re not referring to the mission of Bayern Munich overcoming its 3-1 first leg deficit to eliminate FC Porto by a 7-4 aggregate score, rather the..." April 23

  • Man Utd's reported €30m bid for Mats Hummels played down by Dortmund

    ESPN FC "Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc has played down speculation that Manchester United have made a bid for star defender Mats Hummels. Amid reports of Manchester United's interest in early April, Hummels, 26, went public and said he was considering his future, claiming he was..." April 23

  • Bayern Munich and Germany star Mario Gotze lands Game of Thrones role

    The Express "WINTER may have come and gone in Germany, but that hasn't stopped Bayern Munich star Mario Gotze from joining the Games of Thrones craze sweeping the nation. The World Cup winner will be appearing on a post-episode talk show in his homeland this evening in order to discuss the latest twists and..." April 23

  • Bayern Munich plan summer swoop for Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic

    Daily Star "But Chelsea will try to head them off by offering the 31-year-old defender a new three year contract worth £90,000-a-week. Chelsea have strict rules regarding the length of contract they offer to players aged over 30. But the threat of losing a player described by boss Jose Mourinho as one..." April 23

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