Germany

Monday 20 October 2014

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A rock at the heart of the Roman defence last season, the Moroccan makes a return to his former home for the first time as a Bayern Munich player.

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The shot stopper is optimistic about his side's chances against the Serie A outfit, but has stressed they must be at their best defensively

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The three-time Ballon d'Or winner has reiterated his belief that a player should be suspended for three club games if he turns down an international call-up

Sunday 19 October 2014

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The Uefa president feels that a member of Joachim Low's triumphant Brazil 2014 squad should win the game's most prestigious individual honour

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The Roma coach is looking forward to his side's Champions League clash with the Bavarian giants, while Mattia Destro believes it will be a "wonderful" match

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The beleaguered coach was unimpressed with his side's display at RheinEnergieStadion, admitting that there is no more room for error after a fifth loss of the season

Saturday 18 October 2014

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The versatile defender was in fine form during the win over Bremen but the Spaniard joked that he could have contributed even more

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A rare double from captain Philipp Lahm helped the champions to a very comfortable win over the Bundesliga's bottom side at the Allianz Arena

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The hosts ended a run of three straight defeats and piled the misery on Jurgen Klopp's men, who now sit 13 points off Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich

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Jurgen Klopp's men already appear to be out of the Bundesliga title race in October after another poor display on Saturday afternoon

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The club captain scored twice, while Xabi Alonso opened his goalscoring account for the club in a comfortable win at the Allianz Arena

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Pep Guardiola's men scored 14 goals without reply in seven matches before the international break, so they will be confident of seeing off their struggling visitors

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Jurgen Klopp's men are 13th in the Bundesliga table but have been buoyed by the availability of two of their Germany internationals

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The 32-year-old arrived in Bavaria from the Santiago Bernabeu in August and believes their playing style is a perfect fit for his passing qualities

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This extract from Marti Perarnau's new book on Pep Guardiola reveals the background to Bayern's crushing home loss to Real Madrid in the Champions League semis last season

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With Arsene Wenger making his desire to sign a defender in January public, the Borussia Dortmund centre-back has been pinpointed as a key target.

Friday 17 October 2014

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With the midfielder's time on the sidelines extended by aggravating an existing knee injury, his Bayern coach has conceded that perhaps they managed his return poorly

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The former Bayern president, who won the club its first ever league championship and escaped from a concentration camp, has finally gained some recognition for his work