Goals from Marco Reus, Sokratis and Adrian Ramos proved just enough for Die Schwarzgelben, despite two late goals from the hosts making for a nervy final few minutes in Augsburg.
Friday, August 29, 2014
A week after the opening-day defeat to Bayer Leverkusen, Jurgen Klopp's men got off the mark thanks to their fit-again Germany attacker, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Adrian Ramos.
Pep Guardiola's men have yet to show their destructive side in 2014-15 but will be hopeful that Saturday's trip to Gelsenkirchen will see them unleashed.
The coach believes the midfielder, who has "seen everything in football," will bring a lot to his Bayern side and says the transfer desire was a mutual one.
The 25-year-old is deemed surplus to requirements at Manchester United and is poised to rejoin the club where he won two Bundesliga titles in as many seasons.
The Bundesliga champion has announced that it has completed the signing of the experienced midfielder.
The experienced midfielder has stressed that his transfer is not related to the signing of the Germany international, insisting it was his decision to depart the Santiago Bernabeu.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
BVB has been drawn in the same group as Arsenal, Anderlecht and Galatasaray but the Germany international believes Jurgen Klopp's men can reach the knockout stage.
The Morocco international only completed his move to the Allianz Arena on Thursday but he is now set to face his old side.
Jurgen Klopp's side is keen to take the Japan international on a season-long loan with a view to a permanent move after he was told he is not wanted at Old Trafford
The Netherlands international has confessed that he was unfamiliar with the Morocco international before the center half joined the Bavarian club
Very few European giants are likely to suffer shock elimination as the selection had a very familiar feel, with regular foes meeting once again in the group stage.
The reigning champion discovered who it will face in the group stages on Thursday, with other top ties including Arsenal-Dortmund, Bayern-Man City and Atletico Madrid-Juventus.
The center back has nothing but praise for the creative attacker and has insisted that Bayern wants to win as much silverware as possible this term.
The experienced midfielder is set to continue his career with the Bundesliga champion after losing his starting berth at Madrid and will undergo a medical imminently.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Arsenal, Zenit and Athletic Bilbao are among the big names to confirm their place in the draw at the playoff stage after an intriguing week of Champions League football.
Goal lists all the draw dates for Europe's elite competition, through from the group stages to the semi-finals as Real Madrid bids to defend the title it won by defeating Atletico
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
The Bundesliga champion has secured the signing of the defender from Roma on a five-year contract.
Talks between the player and Bundesliga outfit have taken place, with a loan or permanent exit from Tottenham an option as Rafael van der Vaart's future remains unclear.
Monday, August 25, 2014
The Frenchman missed his side's Bundesliga opener with an injury, but he is edging closer to a comeback.