Bundesliga

Bayern Munich increases Bundesliga lead

Reigning champion Bayern Munich extended its lead atop the Bundesliga on Saturday after winning at FC Cologne.

Mortiz Stoppelkamp scores 80-metre goal in Bundesliga

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Paderborn midfielder Moritz Stoppelkamp scored a "once in a lifetime" 80-metre goal on Saturday which helped his team stay top in Germany.

Arjen Robben, Thomas Mueller score as Bayern Munich start Bundesliga season with win

Arjen Robbnen

Champions Bayern Munich made a winning start in the Bundesliga on Friday, beating ambitious VfL Wolfsburg 2-1 with Dutchman Arjen Robben scoring one goal and setting up the other for World Cup winner...

Karim Bellarabi scores fastest ever goal in Bundesliga

Karim Bellarabi celebrates.

Mark Rodden Bayer Leverkusen's Karim Belarabi registered the fastest goal in the Bundesliga's 52-year history when he netted after nine seconds in the late game at Borussia Dortmund on Saturday.

Football

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...

Football

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.

Soccer

Bayern Munich surge ahead in German Bundesliga

Bayern Munich.

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

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.

Soccer

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.

Soccer

'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.

Football

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.

Soccer

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.

Soccer

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...

Soccer

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.

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat makes do as call-ups hit home

On the move: Scott Galloway is one of three Victory players who will take part in the under-19 Asian Cup.

Michael Lynch Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat will have to fill a minimum of three positional holes in the opening rounds of the A-League season as three players will be on international duty.

Franck Ribery scores on return as Bayern go top

Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery celebrates after he scored against VfB Stuttgart.

Mark Rodden Bayern Munich playmaker Franck Ribery scored in his first game this season as the champions moved joint top of the Bundesliga on Saturday, while Shinji Kagawa also enjoyed a goalscoring return as...

Manchester United needs a miracle to win the league: van Gaal

Manchester United's manager Louis Van Gaal

Jason Burt Louis van Gaal has admitted that it will take a 'miracle' for Manchester United to win the Premier League this season.

Arsenal qualify for Champions League after narrow win

Alexis Sanchez (L) celebrates with team mate Jack Wilshere

Alexis Sanchez's first Arsenal goal earned his side a nervy 1-0 victory over Besiktas on Wednesday that saw them squeeze into the Champions League for the 17th consecutive season.