Tag: Bundesliga

Soccer – Liverpool transfer news: Dabbur to undergo Sevilla medical

Soccer – Liverpool transfer news: Dabbur to undergo Sevilla medical

The Reds had been linked with a move for the Salzburg striker, but he looks set for a La Liga transfer instead Sevilla have revealed that Salzburg striker Munas Dabbur will undergo a medical with them.  Dabbur has been linked with a £22 million (€25m/$28m) move to Liverpool but the Israel international instead looks set…

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Soccer – Bayern Munich transfer news: James is playing for his future – Kovac

Soccer – Bayern Munich transfer news: James is playing for his future – Kovac

The midfielder has struggled with injuries in his second season on loan from Real Madrid Bayern Munich head coach Niko Kovac expects James Rodriguez to retain his motivation and focus for the rest of the season because he is “playing for his future” at the club. James joined Bayern on a two-year loan deal from…

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Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: Bayern Munich provide Callum Hudson-Odoi update & confirm they won’t activate James Rodriguez clause just to sell him again

Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: Bayern Munich provide Callum Hudson-Odoi update & confirm they won’t activate James Rodriguez clause just to sell him again

The German side have not been discouraged in their attempts to land the 18-year-old, despite Chelsea’s attempts to hold on to him Bayern Munich are “fully convinced” of Callum Hudson-Odoi’s ability and remain in talks to sign him from Chelsea, sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic says. The Bundesliga side have made several bids for the 18-year-old winger, but…

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Soccer – How Liverpool can get the best out of struggling £53m signing Naby Keita

Soccer – How Liverpool can get the best out of struggling £53m signing Naby Keita

The summer signing has yet to score or create a goal for the Reds, but Jurgen Klopp has faith in his ability to reach his potential at Anfield In a city seeped in music, Liverpool assistant coach Peter Krawietz knew the right metaphor to use when describing his role in Jurgen Klopp’s backroom. “We are like…

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Soccer – PSG Transfer news: Dortmund’s Weigl & Everton’s Gueye have the quality to play for Paris Saint-Germain, says Thiago Silva

Soccer – PSG Transfer news: Dortmund’s Weigl & Everton’s Gueye have the quality to play for Paris Saint-Germain, says Thiago Silva

Fellow Brazilian centre-back Marquinhos has been filling in in the number 6 role, but new faces could soon arrive in Paris Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva has said that Borussia Dortmund’s Julian Weigl and Everton’s Idrissa Gana Gueye are quality players and would be welcome at the Parc des Princes. PSG are in the market…

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Soccer – Borussia Dortmund complete €15m signing of Leonardo Balerdi from Boca Juniors

Soccer – Borussia Dortmund complete €15m signing of Leonardo Balerdi from Boca Juniors

The 19-year-old signed a long-term contract with BVB on Monday, ending his long-time affiliation with the South American giants Argentina Under 20 international Leonardo Balerdi has completed a transfer to Borussia Dortmund, signing from Boca Juniors on a long-term contract. Reports in Argentina have indicated Dortmund agreed to pay €15 million (£13m/$17m) for the defender, with a further…

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Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: ‘Blues not the only club willing to pay £57m Christian Pulisic fee’ – Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc

Soccer – Chelsea transfer news: ‘Blues not the only club willing to pay £57m Christian Pulisic fee’ – Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc

Other teams were interested in signing the young American and were happy to meet his price tag, it has been revealed Borussia Dortmund’s sporting director Michael Zorc has revealed that other clubs were willing to pay Christian Pulisic’s transfer fee before his move to Chelsea was confirmed. The Blues landed their man for a whopping…

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Soccer – Transfer news: Former Borussia Dortmund star Jakub Blaszczykowski to play for free at boyhood club Wisla Krakow

Soccer – Transfer news: Former Borussia Dortmund star Jakub Blaszczykowski to play for free at boyhood club Wisla Krakow

The Polish wide-man has also contributed financially to his former club, who are struggling to stay afloat Former Borussia Dortmund and Wolfsburg player Jakub Blaszczykowski is on the verge of re-joining his boyhood club Wisla Krakow without accepting a wage. The Polish wide-man is also contributing around €300,000 of his own money to assist the…

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Soccer – Gotze promises even more after return to form with Borussia Dortmund

Soccer – Gotze promises even more after return to form with Borussia Dortmund

The World Cup winner struggled under Lucien Favre at the start of 2018-19, but has now forced his way back into the first team Mario Gotze has pledged to improve after forcing his way back into Lucien Favre’s plans at Borussia Dortmund. Germany international Gotze has made just 15 appearances in all competitions for the Bundesliga leaders…

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Soccer – Tottenham vs Borussia Dortmund: ‘Football is like a cake!’ – BVB boss Favre talks tactics ahead of Spurs test

Soccer – Tottenham vs Borussia Dortmund: ‘Football is like a cake!’ – BVB boss Favre talks tactics ahead of Spurs test

The Germans are getting back to a level they haven’t been at since the Jurgen Klopp years, but their new boss isn’t getting carried away Borussia Dortmund coach Lucien Favre has likened the construction of a successful football team to the baking of a cake as the high-flying Bundesliga outfit look ahead to their round…

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Soccer – Borussia Dortmund transfer news: Leonardo Balerdi on verge of switch, admits Boca Juniors president

Soccer – Borussia Dortmund transfer news: Leonardo Balerdi on verge of switch, admits Boca Juniors president

President Daniel Angelici confirmed the 19-year-old will have a medical at the German side after the clubs struck an agreement Boca Juniors president Daniel Angelici has confirmed the club has agreed the sale of Leonardo Balerdi to Borussia Dortmund. The 19-year-old has only made five league appearances for the beaten Copa Libertadores finalists, but is…

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Soccer – Hudson-Odoi transfer: ‘Unprofessional’ Bayern Munich do not respect Chelsea – Maurizio Sarri

Soccer – Hudson-Odoi transfer: ‘Unprofessional’ Bayern Munich do not respect Chelsea – Maurizio Sarri

The German champions have made no secret of their wish to sign the young winger, angering the Blues boss in the process Maurizio Sarri believes Bayern Munich have not acted in a professional manner during their open pursuit of Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi. The 18-year-old attacker has attracted interest from the German champions this month,…

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Soccer – Transfer news: ‘One’s future is not with us’ – Borussia Dortmund hint at Timo Werner & Thorgan Hazard future calls

Soccer – Transfer news: ‘One’s future is not with us’ – Borussia Dortmund hint at Timo Werner & Thorgan Hazard future calls

The Bundesliga duo have been linked with moves to Westfalenstadion recently, but Hans-Joachim Watzke has ruled out the possibility of signing both men Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has ruled out a double-transfer swoop for Timo Werner and Thorgan Hazard in the January window, indicating that one of them has already sealed a move elsewhere.…

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Soccer – Chelsea transfers: Blues will report Bayern to FIFA if there’s evidence of ‘tapping up’ £35m Hudson-Odoi

Soccer – Chelsea transfers: Blues will report Bayern to FIFA if there’s evidence of ‘tapping up’ £35m Hudson-Odoi

The Blues will take action should they find proof of foul play in the Bundesliga side’s attempts to sign the 18-year-old winger Chelsea will report Bayern Munich to FIFA if they find evidence that the Bundesliga champions have been ‘tapping up’ Callum Hudson-Odoi, Goal can confirm. As reported by Goal, the Bundesliga giants have tabled…

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Soccer – Bayern Munich transfer news: Rafinha ‘about to reach an agreement’ with Flamengo

Soccer – Bayern Munich transfer news: Rafinha ‘about to reach an agreement’ with Flamengo

The 33-year-old says Flamengo are his first choice as he eyes a return to Brazil and he admits he is close to striking a deal with the club Bayern Munich defender Rafinha says he is close to reaching a deal to join Flamengo. The 33-year-old right-back contract in Germany expires at the end of the…

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Soccer – Bayern Munich confirm €35m deal for World Cup winner Benjamin Pavard

Soccer – Bayern Munich confirm €35m deal for World Cup winner Benjamin Pavard

The Bundesliga champions have activated the Stuttgart defender’s release clause and he’ll join up with his new club at the end of the 2018-19 season Bayern Munich have confirmed that France’s World Cup-winning defender Benjamin Pavard will join them in July 2019. The Bundesliga club’s sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic announced the news on Wednesday, with Bayern…

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Soccer – Transfer news: Thorgan Hazard’s head not being turned by Liverpool & Bayern Munich links

Soccer – Transfer news: Thorgan Hazard’s head not being turned by Liverpool & Bayern Munich links

The Borussia Monchengladbach playmaker is generating plenty of transfer talk, but the Belgium international claims to be paying little attention to it Thorgan Hazard claims his head is “at Borussia” as speculation regarding possible moves to Liverpool, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund builds. The Belgium international has been with Monchengladbach since 2015, having secured a…

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Soccer – Transfer news: Ander Herrera, Fernando Llorente & Javi Martinez eyed for Athletic homecomings

Soccer – Transfer news: Ander Herrera, Fernando Llorente & Javi Martinez eyed for Athletic homecomings

Former stars currently on the books at the likes of Manchester United, Tottenham and Bayern Munich are of interest to those in Bilbao Manchester United, Tottenham and Bayern Munich have been made aware that Ander Herrera, Fernando Llorente and Javi Martinez are wanted back at Athletic Bilbao. The Liga club is famed for its production…

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Soccer – Transfer news: Bayern’s Robben keeping options open amid Inter links

Soccer – Transfer news: Bayern’s Robben keeping options open amid Inter links

The 34-year-old – who is recovering from a thigh injury – said he has received offers amid links with the Serie A outfit Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben said he is keeping his options open as he prepares to leave the Bundesliga champions. Robben will end his 10-year association with Bayern when he departs at…

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Soccer – Manchester City transfers news: Phil Foden not following Brahim Diaz and Jadon Sancho out of club

Soccer – Manchester City transfers news: Phil Foden not following Brahim Diaz and Jadon Sancho out of club

The teenage midfielder is convinced he is at the best club for his development after seeing two former youth team colleagues move on Manchester City prospect Phil Foden is adamant his future is at the Premier League champions – and has no plans to follow Jadon Sancho and Brahim Diaz in seeking first-team football elsewhere. England…

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