15 hrs ago
Man United wanted to sign Thomas Muller, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Arjen Robben - Pep Guardiola
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola confirmed today that Manchester United wanted to buy a number of his players this summer but said that the Old Trafford club couldn't afford them and they didn't want to leave for the Premier League anyway. Guardiola nodded when it as put to him that United tried to buy Thomas Muller , Bastian Schweinsteiger and Arjen Robben but declared that even United's wealth means nothing when players do not want to make a move.
20 hrs ago
Bayern Munich - Manchester City Betting Preview: Pellegrini's men can ...
Despite neither side hitting top gear so far this season our tipster expects the Premier League holders to give a good account of themselves on a familiar European stage The champions of Germany host the champions of England in one of the most high-profile match-ups of the opening round of Champions League fixtures. Bayern Munich and Manchester City have regularly battled it out on the European stage, having been drawn together in the groups in three of the last four years.
Alonso a hit after only two matches with Bayern Munich
Berlin, Sep 16 Xabi Alonso's Bayern Munich career has barely begun, but Julius Caesar's veni, vidi, vici applies equally well to the Spaniard's arrival in Germany, as he has become the Bavarians' on-field leader after only two games. Alonso did not have much time to adapt to his new team.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
International Business Times
Bastian Schweinsteiger Personifies A 'Never Give Up' Attitude
The Bayern Munich midfielder personifies a can-do attitude more than any other player in the German national team, which makes the decision to make him the team captain is, needless to say, appropriate. German soccer player Bastian Schweinsteiger catches a shirt to sign an autograph during celebrations to mark the team's 2014 Brazil World Cup victory, at a 'fan mile' public viewing zone in Berlin July 15, 2014.
The Indian Express
Bayern Munich face injury issues ahead of Manchester City clash
Bayern Munich are struggling with fitness and injury problems ahead of their Champions League group opener against Manchester City on Wednesday. Dutchman Arjen Robben is doubtful after missing training on Sunday with a knee problem and fellow winger Franck Ribery made his season debut on Saturday, coming on as a substitute and scoring in the 2-0 win over VfB Stuttgart.
Lahm moves on after Kroos exit
Bayern Munich full-back Philipp Lahm insists he does not miss Toni Kroos, who moved to Real Madrid this summer. The Bavarians lost one of the creative influences in their team when the Germany international was sold, and they have struggled in the first three games of the Bundesliga season, dropping points at Schalke, but Lahm does not believe losing Kroos is the cause.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Bastian Schweinsteiger Spotted Holding Hands With Ana Ivanovic During A Stroll In NYC
A snap of FC Bayern Munich star player Bastian Schweinsteiger and tennis hottie Ana Ivanovic holding hands while strolling in New York City recently is making headlines. Various media outlets could only speculate Schweinsteiger and Ivanovic are dating.
Schweinsteiger: I need time to heal
The newly-named Germany captain referenced his injury woes in 2013 and says, following the World Cup this summer, he is easing himself back to full fitness Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has stressed he is easing his way back to full fitness as he needs time to heal after a hectic 2013-14. The 30-year-old was an integral part of Germany's World Cup win this summer, but he struggled with injury throughout the preceding season as he twice required surgery on his ankle.
Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery fit for his first game of the season
"His injury is not that bad and I am confident he will be there on Saturday," Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke told Reuters on Thursday. Bayern Munich are set to benefit from the return of winger Franck Ribery, who is ready to make his season debut against VfB Stuttgart on Saturday after overcoming a nagging knee injury.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Nanaimo Daily News
With defending champion Bayern Munich and runner-up Borussia Dortmund already dropping points, Bayer Leverkusen is setting the early season pace in the Bundesliga. The attacking midfielder was ruled out for four weeks with a left ankle injury sustained in Germany's European Championship qualifier against Scotland.
Kroos exposed: Real Madrid will suffer without midfield protection
When Real Madrid paid Bayern Munich an undisclosed fee in the region of 25-30 million for the services of Toni Kroos, the transfer was almost unanimously hailed as one of the best deals of the summer. And understandably so.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Football: Germany see off spirited Scotland
World champions Germany got their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign off to a shaky start with a nervy 2-1 win over Scotland in Dortmund on Sunday . Scotland's goalkeeper David Marshall fails to save a ball scored by Germany's Thomas Mueller during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group D qualifying match in Dortmund, western Germany.
Revealed: Top 10 best players on new Fifa 15
The Barcelona striker, who missed out on the Ballon d'Or to the Real Madrid man, has be named the world's best player in the the latest edition of the franchise which hits the shops in the UK on September 26. Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben was third after being rated at 90 along with Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Manuel Neuer, who is the highest ranking goalkeeper in the game. Barcelona's Andres Iniesta and Luis Suarez are six and seventh on 89 points, while Bayern Munich pair Bastian Schweinsteiger and Franck Ribery come in at eighth and ninth respectively.
Aberdeen legend has some friendly advice for old pal Strachan
WILLIE Miller reckons tonight's European Championship qualifying opener against Germany in Dortmund is the first genuine test of Gordon Strachan's reign as Scotland manager. WILLIE Miller reckons tonight's European Championship qualifying opener against Germany in Dortmund is the first genuine test of Gordon Strachan's reign as Scotland manager.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Marco Reus is looking forward to playing again
IN THE aftermath of the World Cup final, Mario Gotze celebrated his extra-time winner against Argentina with a tribute to his absent friend. As the party gathered momentum, the Bayern Munich player turned to the cameras and unfolded a Germany shirt with "Reus" on its shoulders and "21" on its back.
What We Learned from Bayern Munich's 2014 Summer Transfer Window
The 2014 summer transfer window has come to a close and Bayern Munich's squad is looking very different now than it did in May. Toni Kroos, Mario Mandzukic, Diego Contento, Daniel van Buyten, Alessandro Schopf and Lukas Raeder have left the club, while Robert Lewandowski, Sebastian Rode, Juan Bernat, Xabi Alonso, Mehdi Benatia, Pepe Reina and youth player Sinan Kurt have been added as new signings. Bayern's moves in the 2014 transfer window have reflected changes in the club's policies towards transfers and a general shift in philosophy in squad development.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
The Star Online
Allianz gives youngsters chance of a lifetime
The Malaysian boys Muhd Adam Mohd Rais, Wan Muhd Iqmal Wan Nizar, S. Linggeswaran and N. Kumaravel with their certificate of participation for the Allianz Junior Football Camp pose for a photo with Bayern Munich's under-15 coach Peter Wenninger . - Filepic We have had many false dawns.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Why Bayern Munich Will Return a Stronger Side Following International Break
In general, international breaks have a bad reputation among fans of club football. Many believe the club season already asks too much of top players and adding friendly matches and tournament qualifiers between footballing giants and minnows is both pointless and dangerous for stars.
Bayern worry over Thiago injury
The creative midfielder has been out of action for five months and it remains unclear when he could make his comeback Bayern Munich sporting director Matthias Sammer has admitted that the German champions are worried about Thiago Alcantara 's injury situation. The Spain international last featured for Bayern in the 3-3 Bundesliga draw with Hoffenheim back in March and has been out of action ever since due to a knee injury.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Throwing a spanner in the works of flawless German engineering
IT is probably easier to locate a taxi on Sauchiehall Street at chucking-out time on a Saturday night than it is to find any flaws within the current Germany squad. IT is probably easier to locate a taxi on Sauchiehall Street at chucking-out time on a Saturday night than it is to find any flaws within the current Germany squad.