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Winning Bundesliga difficult, says Guardiola

Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola.

Bayern Munich manager believes winning Bundesliga will prove harder than winning Champions League.

Hamburg coach van Marwijk sacked in Bundesliga

Hamburg fires coach Bert van Marwijk after just 143 days in charge in the wake of 4-2 drubbing at Bundesliga bottom side Eintracht Braunschweig.

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Bayern Munich go ten points clear in Bundesliga

Thomas Mueller.

Bayern Munich went 10 points clear in the Bundesliga on Friday with a convincing 2-0 win at third-placed Borussia Moenchengladbach to extend their record unbeaten run to 42 matches.

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Bayern Munich surge ahead in German Bundesliga

Bayern Munich.

Champions maintain their 13-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga.

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'Ghost goal' sends Bayer Leverkusen to top of Bundesliga

Leverkusen's Sidney Sam celebrates scoring against Hoffenheim.

Bayer Leverkusen snatched top spot in the Bundesliga but only after a "ghost goal" allowed them to beat Hoffenheim 2-1.

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Bayern Munich move top of Bundesliga

Bayern Munich.

Ryland James Bayern Munich extended their unbeaten Bundesliga run to 34 games on Saturday by coming from behind for a 4-1 home win over Mainz to go back top of the Bundesliga.

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Schalke ease coach stress in Bundesliga

Ciaran Fahey Schalke eked out a 2-0 win over relegation-threatened Freiburg to ease the pressure on coach Jens Keller on Sunday in the German soccer league, while Bayer Leverkusen lost 1-0 at home to Eintracht...

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Kruse scores first Bundesliga goal

Robbie Kruse.

Socceroos striker scores his first goal in the Bundesliga as Fortuna Dusseldorf play out a 1-1 draw with Hoffenheim.

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Nuremberg extend Bundesliga run

Berlin Japan midfielder Hiroshi Kiyotake again shone in Nuremberg's 2-1 win over Mainz 05 on Sunday as they extended their nine-match unbeaten run on the weekend Bayern Munich were finally crowned German...

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Gladbach wobbling in Bundesliga

Berlin Borussia Moenchengladbach's hold on the fourth and final Champions League spot for next season weakened on Tuesday after they were held 2-2 by 10-man Werder Bremen in their Bundesliga clash.

Boxing Day action for Bundesliga in 2009

Boxing Day 2009 could reportedly see a full round of Bundesliga action as Germany football authorities are set to do away with the winter break.

Berliners starved of Bundesliga success

Berlin may be the capital of Germany, but remains a footballing backwater.

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Manchester City players top highest-paid list as UEFA penalties loom

In the money: Manchester City's players are the world's highest paid.

Footballers with English Premier League club Manchester City are the highest-paid athletes in global sport.

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Arjen Robben inspires Bayern Munich to Cup final against Dortmund

Bayern Munich's Dutch midfielder Arjen Robben.

Dutch winger Arjen Robben was the inspiration as Bayern Munich crushed second division Kaiserslautern 5-1.

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Manchester United's cause not so hopeless after all

Manchester United's David Moyes.

English team's task in Champions League quarter-final looks a lot less daunting than it was when the draw was made.

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Atletico, Bayern through to semi-finals as Man U rues the one that got away

Champions League Manager David Moyes admits Manchester United made a ''schoolboy error'' by throwing away a second-half lead at Bayern Munich as his side crashed out of the Champions League's quarter-finals.

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Bayern humbled at home by Dortmund

Jonas Hofmann.

Ryland James Four days after beating Real Madrid in the Champions League, Borussia Dortmund claimed a second major scalp with a convincing 3-0 Bundesliga win at Bayern Munich on Saturday.

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Honour for Ferguson

Alex Ferguson will pass his knowledge along to executives as a lecturer at Harvard University.

Bayern slump to first league loss in 18 months

Augsburg's Sascha Moelders scores against Bayern Munich.

Karolos Grohmann Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich suffered their first league defeat in 18 months when they lost 1-0 at Augsburg on Saturday as Sascha Moelders' first-half strike ended their record 53-game unbeaten...

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Doubters discredited as Pep Guardiola provides a model for Australia

Craig Foster dinkus

Craig Foster Australia can learn from Pep Guardiola’s success at Bayern Munich.