Germany

Beckenbauer: Shaqiri can go

Bayern Munich honorary president Franz Beckenbauer claims that Xherdan Shaqiri has been told he is free to leave during the January transfer window.

Klopp laughs off exit talk

Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp has dismissed speculation that he could be on his way to the Premier League to manage Liverpool or Arsenal.

Pep promises Moscow scalp

Pep Guardiola has promised Man City that Bayern Munich will be targeting nothing less than a win in their final Champions League group match against CSKA Moscow.

Schalke 04 0-5 Chelsea

Chelsea booked their place in the next round of the Champions League after a 5-0 win over Schalke at the Veltins-Arena on Tuesday.

Manchester City 3-2 Bayern Munich

Sergio Aguero struck twice late on to complete his hat trick and give Manchester City a memorable 3-2 victory over ten man Bayern.

Stevens back with Stuttgart

Stuttgart have moved swiftly to appoint a successor to Armin Veh after announcing that Huub Stevens has returned as the club's head coach.

Bakalorz sorry for hurting Reus

Paderborn midfielder Marvin Bakalorz has apologised for the challenge which has ruled Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus out of action until after the New Year.

Mourinho dismisses Reus rumours

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has dismissed speculation that he is interested in signing sought-after Dortmund forward Marco Reus.

Pep wary of desperate City

Bayern boss Pep Guardiola believes Man City's desperate situation in the Champions League will make them a tough side to face at the Etihad.

Schalke v Chelsea

Chelsea take on cult-hero Roberto Di Matteo's Schalke side in their Champions League group G clash on Tuesday hoping to book their place knockout phase.

Manchester City v Bayern Munich

Manchester City will be desperate for a win when they host Bayern Munich in the Champions League at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday.

Veh parts ways with Stuttgart

Stuttgart have announced that Armin Veh has stepped down as head coach after Sunday's 1-0 defeat to Augsburg left the club rock-bottom in the Bundesliga.

Gundogan reveals Madrid snub

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ikay Gundogan has revealed the club turned down an offer from Real Madrid prior to his devastating back injury.

Alonso: CR7 worthy of Ballon d'Or

Xabi Alonso admits Cristiano Ronaldo is the best footballer he has ever played with, and wouldn't be surprised if the Portuguese was again named World Footballer of the Year.

Reus out for the year

Borussia Dortmund have been dealt a bitter blow with the news that midfielder Marco Reus will not play again this year due to injury.

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