Germany

Liverpool announce Karius signing

Liverpool have completed their first bit of business of the off-season after announcing the capture of goalkeeper Loris Karius on a five-year deal from FSV Mainz 05.

Freiburg snap up Soyuncu

Newly-promoted Freiburg are wasting no time bolstering their squad ahead of the next Bundesliga season and have already secured the services of Caglar Soyuncu.

Frankfurt eyeing Klose capture

After securing their Bundesliga status on Monday, Frankfurt sporting director Bruno Hubner confirmed the club's interest in signing free agent Miroslav Klose.

Neuer: Guardiola has moved Bayern forward

Bayern goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is adamant Pep Guardiola's time at the club should be considered a success despite their failure to win the Champions League.

Gotze parts ways with agent

The transfer speculation surrounding Bayern midfielder Mario Gotze has intensified after it was revealed he has split from representative agency SportsTotal.

Sanches reveals Manchester United snub

Portuguese midfielder Renato Sanches claims he was approached by Premier League club Manchester United before deciding to sign with Bundesliga champions Bayern.

Frankfurt secure Bundesliga safety

Eintracht Frankfurt produced a gritty performance away from home as a 1-0 victory over Nurnberg on Monday night secured a 2-1 aggregate win and their Bundesliga safety.

Bayern complete Hummels capture

Bayern München have officially completed the signing of Germany international Mats Hummels on a five-year deal from Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund.

Bauman replaces Eichin at Bremen

Werder Bremen have begun to ring in changes in their technical team, with chief executive and sporting director Thomas Eichen being replaced by club legend Frank Baumann.

Boro keen on German midfielder

Newly-promoted English Premier League side Middlesborough are reportedly keen on signing German midfielder Lukas Rupp from relegated Bundesliga side Stuttgart.

Gotze hints at Bayern stay

Bayern playmaker Mario Götze looks set to remain at the Allianz Arena for Carlo Ancelotti's first season in charge, ending speculation of a transfer away from Bavaria.

Muller: We were the worthy winners

Bayern striker Thomas Muller believes they fully deserved to beat rivals Dortmund in the DFB-Pokal final, despite the match going all the way to penalties.

Rummenigge: We learned a lot from Pep

Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge was full of praise for manager Pep Guardiola after he claimed the DFB-Pokal trophy in his last match in charge of the club.

Guardiola names Lahm among Bayern legends

Outgoing Bayern manager Pep Guardiola has hailed Philipp Lahm as one of the greatest players in the clubs history, alongside the likes of Franz Beckenbauer.

Ribery could land in hot water with DFB

Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery could start next season with a ban after he controversially clashed with Borussia Dortmund midfielder Gonzalo Castro in the DFB-Pokal final on Saturday.

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