Germany

Friday, August 22, 2014

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Jurgen Klopp, who is set to become his club's longest-serving coach, could be without 10 first-team players for the game at Signal Iduna Park.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

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Germany's top flight has been a hotbed of fresh young stars in recent years and the coming campaign is set to see many others follow in their footsteps.

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The influential midfielder will be out of action for up to six weeks but he insists the problem is being handled well and will not affect him long term.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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The coach announced his first squad since replacing Alejandro Sabella at the helm of the national team ahead of its friendly against the world champions

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

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The Bavarians have been heavily linked with Roma's Mehdi Benatia, but the ex-Barcelona coach has stressed a new center back is not a necessity despite Javi Martinez's injury.

Monday, August 18, 2014

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The out-of-favor 25-year-old will spend the season with Vincenzo Montella in Florence after helping Sevilla win the Europa League last season.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

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Goals from Mario Gotze, Thomas Muller, David Alaba and Claudio Pizarro secured the Bavarians' passage into the second round of the DFB-Pokal

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Mario Gotze, Thomas Muller, David Alaba and Claudio Pizarro were all on target for Pep Guardiola's side — but Robert Lewandowski missed an injury-time penalty.

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Following a string of big-money moves this summer, Goal takes a look at how a team with the priciest players in each position would look.

Friday, August 15, 2014

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The defender, who earned his 100th cap during the World Cup, says the national team is "in better shape than ever" heading into the future.

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The Dutchman says he is raring to go for the new season but warns that he needs more time before he is in peak condition after the World Cup.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

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The 10-man shortlist has been reduced to three, with Cristiano Ronaldo set to battle it out with Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben and Manuel Neuer.

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Bayern Munich has confirmed the player will have an operation on a knee injury suffered in the DFL-Supercup defeat to Borussia Dortmund.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

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The club captain pointed to the number of players still working their way to full fitness as the reason behind the surprise defeat on Tuesday.