Hannover brings Mirko Slomka back as coach
HANNOVER, Germany (AP) — Hannover is bringing Mirko Slomka back as coach in its bid to secure an immediate return to the Bundesliga.
Hannover, which was relegated this season, has also...
Cult club Union Berlin promoted to Bundesliga for 1st time
BERLIN (AP) — Union Berlin players were hoisted high and carried around their stadium after securing promotion to the Bundesliga for the first time on Monday.
Despite double, Bayern coach Kovac waiting for assurances
BERLIN (AP) — Niko Kovac is the first to win a domestic double in Germany as a player and coach, yet it may not be enough to keep his job as Bayern Munich coach.
Bayern beats Leipzig 3-0 in German Cup final to seal double
BERLIN (AP) — Captain Manuel Neuer returned from six weeks out injured to help Bayern Munich complete a domestic double after beating Leipzig 3-0 in the German Cup final on Saturday.
Bayern’s history meets upstart Leipzig in German Cup final
BERLIN (AP) — Their histories, and lists of achievements, couldn't be more different.
Bayern Munich has won 54 major titles, while Leipzig has none. Bayern has been around for 119 years,...
STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Union Berlin twice came from behind to draw 2-2 at Stuttgart and take a big step toward Bundesliga promotion in the first leg of their playoff on Thursday.
Borussia Dortmund shows its ambition with 3 new signings
BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund isn't wasting any time.
Days after narrowly losing out to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga, Dortmund signed three internationals to better challenge for the...
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Borussia Dortmund signed Germany defender Nico Schulz from Bundesliga rival Hoffenheim on Tuesday.
Dortmund, which finished runner-up in the league, said the...
Borussia Dortmund left to rue missed chance in Bundesliga
BERLIN (AP) — After watching Bayern Munich win the Bundesliga title for the seventh straight year, Borussia Dortmund was left to rue its missed chance.
STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Stuttgart has hired Holstein Kiel coach Tim Walter to take over for next season.
Stuttgart, which faces a playoff to stay in the Bundesliga, says the 43-year-old...
Paderborn joins Cologne in Bundesliga, Union misses chance
BERLIN (AP) — Paderborn is back in the Bundesliga despite a 3-1 defeat at Dynamo Dresden as Union Berlin failed to take advantage in Germany's second division on Sunday.
Germany: Below-par Bayern Munich still too good for the rest
BERLIN (AP) — Even a below-par Bayern Munich side was just too good for the rest.
Bayern's record-extending seventh consecutive Bundesliga title confirmed the distance between the Bavarian...
Hertha Berlin bidding farewell to Pal Dardai after 23 years
BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin's long link with Pal Dardai will end on Saturday when he leads the team from the sidelines for the last time.
Hertha will also bid adieu to three players and two...
Despite title chances, Bayern coach Kovac’s future uncertain
BERLIN (AP) — Despite leading Bayern Munich to the verge of two titles, Niko Kovac's future as coach remains up in the air.
Bayern can clinch the Bundesliga title at home against Eintracht...
Tyler Adams recovered from adductor injury
American midfielder Tyler Adams has recovered from an adductor injury that has sidelined him for more than a month and could play in RB Leipzig's Bundesliga finale this weekend.
Dortmund hopes for ‘small miracle’ to take title from Bayern
BERLIN (AP) — Despite needing a "small miracle" to win the Bundesliga title on the final day of the season, Borussia Dortmund already has its celebration party planned.
German, French clubs oppose more elitist Champions League
PARIS (AP) — French and German professional soccer clubs on Wednesday rejected a proposal that would turn the Champions League into a largely closed-off competition.
COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Cologne has appointed Achim Beierlorzer as coach for its return to the Bundesliga.
Cologne, which won Germany's second-division title despite a 5-3 loss to...
Union Berlin fans savouring Bundesliga promotion bid
BERLIN (AP) — Smoke from grilled bratwurst sausages filled the air and the beer taps were kept flowing as Union Berlin fans celebrated taking a step closer to Bundesliga promotion.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Eintracht Frankfurt's hopes of Champions League qualification took a blow Sunday in a 2-0 defeat at home to Mainz in the Bundesliga.
Bayern fails to clinch Bundesliga, Dortmund keeps race alive
BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich missed the chance to win the Bundesliga in a 0-0 draw at Leipzig while Borussia Dortmund kept the title race alive by beating Fortuna Düsseldorf 3-2 on...
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Playing his last home game for Borussia Dortmund on Saturday, Christian Pulisic set his team on its way to a 3-2 win over Fortuna Düsseldorf to send the Bundesliga title...
WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — Wolfsburg has signed Brazilian forward Joao Victor, like coach Oliver Glasner, from Austrian side LASK Linz for next season.
GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Schalke is bringing former United States international David Wagner back to the Bundesliga as coach.
The club says the 47-year-old Wagner, who previously...
Leipzig keen to spoil Bayern Munich’s 2 title parties
BERLIN (AP) — With Borussia Dortmund's Bundesliga challenge fading, Leipzig has emerged as Bayern Munich's biggest threat to a domestic double.
LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Bayer Leverkusen has signed Germany midfielder Kerem Demirbay from Bundesliga rival Hoffenheim for next season in what is reportedly a record transfer for the...
FUERTH, Germany (AP) — Two days after firing its coach, Cologne secured its return to the Bundesliga as Germany's second division champion with a 4-0 win at Greuther Fuerth on Monday.
VAR under fire in Germany: ‘We’re totally on the wrong path’
BERLIN (AP) — Rage, confusion and disbelief: fans, players, coaches and former referees are united in their criticism of the Bundesliga's video assistant referees after another weekend of...
Leverkusen routs Frankfurt to stake Champions League claim
BERLIN (AP) — Bayer Leverkusen took advantage of Eintracht Frankfurt's Europa League exertions to rout the visitors 6-1 and challenge for fourth place in the Bundesliga on Sunday.
Dortmund drops more points, Bayern closes in on Bundesliga
BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich won and moved to the verge of a record-extending seventh straight Bundesliga title on Saturday, while rival Borussia Dortmund blew a two-goal lead and drew at Werder...
MAINZ, Germany (AP) — Leipzig let a two-goal lead slip away in the second half to draw 3-3 at Mainz in the Bundesliga on Friday, one week after it qualified for the Champions...
Bayern Munich celebrating 40 years of Uli Hoeness as manager
BERLIN (AP) — Forty years after he first started as general manager, Uli Hoeness is being celebrated by Bayern Munich for turning it into one of the world's most successful clubs.
Dortmund on verge of giving up, but Bayern then held to draw
BERLIN (AP) — Just as Borussia Dortmund coach Lucien Favre gave up on his team's title hopes, the Bundesliga race took another twist when Bayern Munich was held to a draw at Nuremberg.
Leader Bayern drops points in 1-1 draw at Nuremburg
NUREMBERG, Germany (AP) — Bundesliga leader Bayern Munich unexpectedly dropped points in a 1-1 draw at 17th-place Nuremberg on Sunday in another twist in the German title race.
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Nine-man Borussia Dortmund blew a chance to return to the top of the Bundesliga after losing at home to Schalke 4-2 on Saturday, giving a huge title boost to Bayern...
AUGSBURG, Germany (AP) — Bayer Leverkusen beat Augsburg 4-1 on Friday to remain in the race for Champions League qualification.
Kevin Danso gave Augsburg a 12th-minute lead, which was erased...
Dortmund keeps pace with Bayern in tight Bundesliga race
Borussia Dortmund moved back within one point of Bundesliga leader Bayern Munich with a 4-0 win against Freiburg on Sunday.
Dortmund went ahead in the 11th minute when 19-year-old Jadon...
Bayern extends lead in Bundesliga to 4 points
MUNICH (AP) — Bayern Munich extended its lead in the Bundesliga to four points with a 1-0 win over Werder Bremen on Saturday.
Center back Niklas Sule scored in the 75th minute with Bayern's...
Hertha Berlin coach Pal Dardai under pressure after 5th loss
BERLIN (AP) — As the injuries and suspensions mount at Hertha Berlin, so do the losses. And coach Pal Dardai is taking the blame.
Hertha lost its fifth straight Bundesliga match on Sunday,...
MUNICH (AP) — Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will miss about two weeks with a muscle fiber tear in his calf and defender Mats Hummels is out for a few days with a thigh strain.
Bayern returns top of Bundesliga with 4-1 win in Duesseldorf
BERLIN (AP) — After fighting with teammate Robert Lewandowski in training, Kingsley Coman struck again with two goals to help Bayern Munich return to the top of the Bundesliga with a 4-1 win at...
Bayern and Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer injured again
DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer faces another spell on the sidelines after going off injured in Bayern Munich's 4-1 Bundesliga win at Fortuna Duesseldorf on...
Dortmund hangs on to beat Mainz 2-1, reclaim Bundesliga lead
BERLIN (AP) — Jadon Sancho scored twice for Borussia Dortmund to return to the top of the Bundesliga with a nervy 2-1 win over Mainz on Saturday.
NUREMBERG, Germany (AP) — Nuremberg's hopes of escaping Bundesliga relegation were dealt a blow Friday after being held to a 1-1 home draw by Schalke.
No consequences after Bayern teammates fight in training
MUNICH (AP) — Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac says Robert Lewandowski and Kingsley Coman will not be punished after the teammates fought in training.
Arsenal, Chelsea, Valencia and Benfica win in Europa League
PRAGUE (AP) — Arsenal closed in on the Europa League semifinals with a 2-0 home win over Italy's Napoli on Thursday while Chelsea scored late to earn a 1-0 victory at Slavia Prague.
STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Stuttgart has appointed former Borussia Dortmund and Arsenal head of recruitment Sven Mislintat as sporting director.
Duesseldorf aims to annoy Bayern again in Bundesliga race
BERLIN (AP) — Though it's only playing for pride with Bundesliga survival all but secure, Fortuna Duesseldorf could yet have a major say in whether Bayern Munich or Borussia Dortmund wins the...