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Archives: Bayern Munich

AS Roma Officials Open Talks With Manchester United Regarding Mehdi Benatia, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Reports of Mehdi Benatia joining Bayern Munich from AS Roma appear to have been premature, as the defender’s transfer saga continues with more twists. The Morocco international was rumored to make the switch to Manchester United on Saturday, then speculation … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Agrees Deal to Sign United Target Mehdi Benatia, Says Report

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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In a transfer saga that has taken multiple turns thus far this summer, it appears as if we are closer to knowing the future of AS Roma defender Mehdi Benatia with French newspaper L’Equipe suggesting an agreement had been reached … Continue reading

Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund Play Mind Tricks Over Marco Reus

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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As Marco Reus is attempting to recapture his world-class form after being injured for three months, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund are engaging in a war of words over his future. The Bavarian-based club signed Mario Gotze from their biggest … Continue reading

Man Utd Target Mehdi Benatia Will Re-Sign With AS Roma Within 48 Hours, Says Report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Rumors circulating around AS Roma centre-back Mehdi Benatia went into overdrive on Saturday after Sky Sports reporter Jim White tweeted news that the AS Roma defender was on his way to Manchester United. That news was quickly followed by reports … Continue reading

Franck Ribery Announces His Retirement From International Soccer

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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France forward Franck Ribery has announced his retirement from international soccer. The 31-year-old missed this summer’s World Cup in Brazil due to a nagging back injury. The French forward followed an individual training program in the weeks leading up to … Continue reading

Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund, Germany DFL-Supercup: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The 2014 DFL-Supercup kicks off today at Noon ET on GolTV (for viewers in the United States) featuring Bayern Munich against Borussia Dortmund. The annual cup competition features the winner of the Bundesliga (Bayern) against the winner of the DFB-Pokal … Continue reading

5 Thoughts On The 2014 MLS All-Star Game

Posted on by Abe Asher
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After the MLS All-Star Game Wednesday night in Portland, some misconceptions have been exposed. Keeping in mind that this was just a friendly where the result mattered little and playing to win wasn’t at the very fore of the conversation … Continue reading

MLS All-Star Team vs Bayern Munich, 2014 All-Star Game: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Live presentation of the MLS All-Star Game featuring Bayern Munich versus the MLS All-Stars begins at 9:55pm ET tonight with commentators Adrian Healey, Taylor Twellman and sideline reporter Monica Gonzalez calling the match. Then at midnight ET, ESPN FC will have … Continue reading

Liverpool And Bayern Munich Agree On Fee For Goalkeeper Pepe Reina

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina is on his way to the Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich, according to the English newspaper, The Times. The German giants have had a bid of approximately £2million accepted for the 31-year-old player, who spent last season on loan … Continue reading

Enter to Win a Chance to Take a Penalty Against Manuel Neuer

Posted on by Alex Muller
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We just came across a unique, new contest that we feel you’ll be really interested in entering. It’s your chance to come to the Allianz FC Bayern Team Presentation and take a penalty against Manuel Neuer, in front of a packed … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Promise To Never Sack Pep Guardiola

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Pep Guardiola is still in the early stages of preparing for his second season as manager of Bayern Munich. His first season saw the former Barcelona boss win the Bundesliga title, DFB-Pokal, UEFA Super Cup and the Club World Cup. … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Unveils Away Shirt For 2014/15 Season: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Bayern Munich has unveiled its new official away shirt for the 2014/15 season. Described by adidas as “a classic yet modern kit inspired by current fashion trends and street wear,” Bayern Munich’s away shirt features a predominantly white jersey with … Continue reading

Read Philipp Lahm’s Letter To Fans After Retiring From German National Team

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Germany defender Philipp Lahm announced his retirement from international soccer today, ending his international career on a high note with a World Cup medal after defeating Argentina on Sunday in Brazil. Lahm, who is versatile as a right back or defensive … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Agree €10million Fee For Costa Rica Goalkeeper Keylor Navas

Posted on by Caitlin O'Connell
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Costa Rican goalkeeper Keylor Navas is heading to Bayern Munich for a reported €10million fee as confirmed by Levante Vice-President Thomas Perez. Navas became much sought-after following an impressive performance for Costa Rica during the 2014 World Cup. Los Ticos … Continue reading

WATCH Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League Semi-Final 2nd Leg Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo set a new UEFA Champions League record tonight with 16 goals in one Champions League campaign, which beat the previous record of 14 goals scored by Leo Messi in the 2011/12 season. It was an … Continue reading

Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League Semi-Final 2nd Leg: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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You could definitely argue that today’s UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid is the biggest match of the season. Current Champions League title holders Bayern Munich needs to bounce back from a 0-1 aggregate … Continue reading

Guardiola, Mourinho and Ancelotti Battle to Become First to Win UEFA Champions League 3 Times

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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With the UEFA Champions League back in action this week, we have four of the top managers in the world competing to advance their team to the final in Lisbon — Pep Guardiola, Carlo Ancelotti, Diego Simeone and Jose Mourinho. … Continue reading

UEFA Champions League: What We’ve Learnt From This Week’s Semi-Finals

Posted on by Matt Jones
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The semi-final stages of the UEFA Champions League are typically tight, tense affairs. Especially the first-leg of the ties, where neither team wants to give an inch; after coming so far, it’s understandable that the modus operandi for managers at … Continue reading