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Messi wins 5th European Golden Shoe of career

Messi wins 5th European Golden Shoe of career

Lionel Messi finished the 2017-18 campaign with the fifth European Golden Shoe of his career, collecting the prize for the second season in a row.The Argentinian didn't start La Liga's final day
Lucien Favre confirms Nice departure amid Dortmund link

Lucien Favre confirms Nice departure amid Dortmund link

Lucien Favre has overseen his last match as Nice boss.The Swiss handler, widely rumoured to take over as Borussia Dortmund manager, signed off with a 3-2 defeat at Lyon."During two seasons with us,
Gundogan, Ozil meet German president after Erdogan controversy

Gundogan, Ozil meet German president after Erdogan controversy

Berlin - Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan met Germany president Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Saturday in a series of clear the air talks following their controversial photos alongside Turkish President
Eintracht Frankfurt stuns Bayern Munich in DFB-Pokal final

Eintracht Frankfurt stuns Bayern Munich in DFB-Pokal final

Niko Kovac's last act as Eintracht Frankfurt manager was one-upping his future employer.The 46-year-old boss, who will take over at Bayern Munich next season, led his current club to an upset of the
Germany manager Low fires back at Wagner's criticism

Germany manager Low fires back at Wagner's criticism

Berlin - Germany head coach Joachim Loew on Friday fired back at criticism from Sandro Wagner, who retired from international duty in mid-week after being left out of the extended World Cup squad."I
Origi shines as Wolfsburg seizes lead in relegation play-off

Origi shines as Wolfsburg seizes lead in relegation play-off

Berlin - Divock Origi scored and set up a goal to help Wolfsburg seal a 3-1 win over battling minnows Holstein Kiel in the Bundesliga relegation play-off, first-leg on Thursday.The Belgium striker,
Wagner retires from Germany duty after World Cup snub

Wagner retires from Germany duty after World Cup snub

Berlin - Bayern Munich's out-spoken striker Sandro Wagner has reacted to his surprise omission from Germany's provisional World Cup squad by retiring from international duty."I hereby resign
UEFA council criticises FIFA boss Infantino's tournament plans

UEFA council criticises FIFA boss Infantino's tournament plans

Lausanne - UEFA and other football power brokers on Wednesday joined forces to say they had "serious reservations" over FIFA president Gianni Infantino's plan to reformat the Club World Cup and create
RB Leipzig parts ways with coach Hasenhuttl

RB Leipzig parts ways with coach Hasenhuttl

Berlin - Bundesliga side RB Leipzig confirmed on Wednesday that they have parted company with coach Ralph Hasenhuttl, whose contract has been terminated by mutual consent."It is perfectly legitimate
Gotze misses out on provisional Germany squad

Gotze misses out on provisional Germany squad

World Cup favourite Germany announced its provisional 27-man squad for the upcoming tournament in Russia, and the most glaring omission is that of Borussia Dortmund attacker Mario Gotze.The German FA
Low extends Germany terms until 2022

Low extends Germany terms until 2022

Germany manager Joachim Low has extended his stay with the defending World Cup champion, putting pen to paper on a contract extension until 2022.The German FA (DFB) announced on Tuesday that Low has
Ozil, Gundogan in German controversy over Erdogan photo

Ozil, Gundogan in German controversy over Erdogan photo

Berlin - German internationals Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan, both of Turkish origin, were accused Monday of having been "manipulated" after posing for photos with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip
Hamburg relegated for 1st time; Wolfsburg to compete in play-off

Hamburg relegated for 1st time; Wolfsburg to compete in play-off

Hamburger SV's 54-year run in Germany's top flight ended Saturday with a match against Borussia Monchengladbach that had to be abandoned due to unrest among disgruntled home supporters who have never
Bayern boss 'optimistic' Neuer will go to World Cup

Bayern boss 'optimistic' Neuer will go to World Cup

Berlin - Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes said Friday he is "optimistic" about the chances of Manuel Neuer being part of Germany's World Cup defence despite eight months sidelined by injury."I am
Robben, Rafinha extend Bayern contracts until 2019

Robben, Rafinha extend Bayern contracts until 2019

Berlin - Bayern Munich veterans Arjen Robben, 34 and Rafinha, 32, have both agreed to one-year extensions until June 2019, the Bundesliga champions confirmed Friday.A week after Franck Ribery, 35,
Neuer unsure if he'll feature for Germany at World Cup

Neuer unsure if he'll feature for Germany at World Cup

Defending champion Germany may have to start considering alternatives between the sticks after Manuel Neuer expressed his doubts about featuring at the World Cup in Russia.The Bayern Munich goalkeeper
Ozil eyeing World Cup return despite missing Wenger's home sendoff

Ozil eyeing World Cup return despite missing Wenger's home sendoff

Berlin - Mesut Ozil has joined the list of Germany stars currently injured, but the Arsenal midfielder insisted Monday he will be fit for their World Cup title defence in Russia."It's a pity I missed
Ribery inks 1-year extension with Bayern Munich

Ribery inks 1-year extension with Bayern Munich

Franck Ribery will play at least one more season in the Bavarian capital.The 35-year-old French winger put pen to paper on a contract extension with Bayern Munich on Monday, keeping him at the club
Footy Power Rankings: Barcelona dethrones Bayern; Juventus soars

Footy Power Rankings: Barcelona dethrones Bayern; Juventus soars

Taking into consideration recent domestic and continental results, along with underlying stats, we try to figure out which clubs are among Europe's elite.1. Barcelona (1st in La Liga) League
Bayern Munich, Japanese FA unveil youth-focused partnership deal

Bayern Munich, Japanese FA unveil youth-focused partnership deal

Berlin - German champions Bayern Munich and the Japan Football Association (JFA) on Monday announced a partnership agreement with a focus on youth talent and the exchange of training knowledge."We are