Germany

Dortmund seek more investors

Borussia Dortmund are going to make a concerted effort to compete financially with Bundesliga rivals Bayern Munich in the foreseeable future.

Klopp happy with progress

Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp is happy with his side's pre-season so far, but says he would prefer to prepare with a full squad.

Schweinsteiger sorry for BVB chant

Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has issued an apology for an offensive chant aimed at fierce Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund.

Schmidt demands improvement

Roger Schmidt has demanded more from Bayer Leverkusen after they scraped a 1-1 draw with German fourth-tier outfit Alemannia Aachen.

Ribery over World Cup woe

Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery insists he is over his World Cup woe and is focussed on doing his best for his club.

Guardiola grateful for Lewandowski

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is wholly satisfied with what he has seen from recent recruit Robert Lewandowski this year.

Riether eyes senior role

Veteran defender Sascha Riether is looking to play a an advisory role to his younger team-mates on his return to boyhood club Freiburg.

Bayern 'will never fire Pep'

Pep Guardiola has been guaranteed to retain his role as Bayern boss until at least 2016, according to chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.

Arnold rules out Arsenal move

Wolfsburg midfielder Maximilian Arnold has ruled out a move to Arsenal or Juventus, saying he wants to gain more experience first.

Green to fight for Bayern place

USA youngster Julian Green says he is determined to earn a place in Bayern Munich's side and is not thinking of going on loan next season.

Veh: Ibesevic not for sale

Stuttgart manager Armin Veh has ruled out selling striker Vedad Ibesevic following reports he could leave the Mercedes-Benz Arena.

Pep: We tried to keep Kroos

Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola says he and the club tried everything to convince midfielder Toni Kroos to stay.

Immobile earns BVB plaudits

New Borussia Dortmund striker Ciro Immobile has already started to earn the plaudits of his manager and team-mates.

Piazon loaned to Frankfurt

Chelsea have officially confirmed that youngster Lucas Piazon has joined Eintracht Frankfurt on a season-long loan.

Pep: Ribery nearing return

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has revealed he hopes to welcome winger Franck Ribery back from injury in the Telekom Cup this weekend.

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