Germany

Golden Boy shortlist announced

Liverpool's Raheem Sterling and Manchester United's Adnan Januzaj have been included in a 40-man shortlist for the 2014 Golden Boy award.

Hecking embraces tight schedule

Dieter Hecking does not think that the tight schedule, during the past week, will have an adverse effect on his team ahead of the match against Mainz.

Guardiola keeps his guard up

Pep Guardiola said there was absolutely no need to get overly excited just yet, despite what has been an outstanding start to their campaign.

Thiago on road to recovery

Bayern Munich have received a welcome boost with the news that Thiago Alcántara's knee operation went off without a hitch.

Klopp not going anywhere

Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp insists he has no intention of 'packing it in' despite their poor start to the season.

Dortmund sweating on trio

Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp faces an anxious wait for news on the injuries suffered by Sven Bender, Mats Hummels and Shinji Kagawa.

BVB fans assaulted in Turkey

Borussia Dortmund have confirmed that a group of the club's fans were attacked in Turkey ahead of Wednesday's clash against Galatasaray.

Valdes linked with Bayern

Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich have been linked with free agent Victor Valdes after losing both of their back-up goalkeepers to injury.

Di Matteo eyes Sporting double

Roberto Di Matteo believes Schalke's double-header against Sporting Lisbon will be crucial if they are to make it out of the Champions League group stages.

Guardiola praise for Garcia

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola believes Rudi Garcia has done a 'wonderful' job at Roma ahead of their Champions League clash on Tuesday.

Bayern pondering Reus move

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has hinted that the German champions could trigger the release clause in Dortmund attacker Marco Reus' contract.

Alonso: Roma have progressed

Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso believes that Roma stepped up their game last season and are now a real challenge to play.

Bayern beaming after Bremen win

The Bayern Munich squad was wholly satisfied with the 6-0 demolition job done on Werder Bremen at the Allianz Arena on Saturday.

Klopp fuming after defeat

Jurgen Klopp was bitterly disappointed by his team's performance during the 2-1 defeat against Koln at the RheinEnergieStadion.

Hoffenheim to tighten noose

Hoffenheim have a glorious opportunity to consolidate their position in the top two of the Bundesliga standings, when they travel to Hamburg.

Results
South African ABSA Premier League
Wednesday 22nd October
Free State Stars 0 - 0 Amazulu
Bidvest Wits 0 - 2 Polokwane City
Supersport United 1 - 4 Maritzburg United
Ajax Cape Town 2 - 1 Platinum Stars
University Of Pretoria 1 - 2 Bloemfontein Celtic

Barclays Premier League
Saturday 25th October
Swansea City 2 - 0 Leicester City
Liverpool 0 - 0 Hull City
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