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ESPN’s Bundesliga Free Weekend

February 1, 2012


ESPN will be free to over 20 million households in the UK and Ireland this weekend with a great line-up of live action. From Friday 3rd February to Sunday 5th February, ESPN and ESPN HD will be free to those using Virgin Media, Sky, Top-up TV and BT Vision in the UK and Ireland. Jeroen […]

Bundesliga fixtures announced!

June 21, 2011


Champions Borussia Dortmund will kick off their season with a home clash against rivals Hamburg on Friday August 5. The opening weekend of fixtures will put VfB Stuttgart against Schalke and FC Bayern at home to Gladbach. Bundesliga newcomers Augsburg start their campaign at home to SC Freiburg and Hertha Berlin mark their return to […]

Neuer and Rafinha join Bayern

June 1, 2011


BAYERN MUNICH have confirmed the signings of Schalke goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and Genoa defender Rafinha. Neuer completes an €18m move from Gelsenkirchen after weeks of discussions following Die Konigsblauen’s DFB Pokal triumph in May. The goalkeeper has signed a five-year deal at the Allianz Arena and the fee could rise another €7m due to clauses […]

Rafinha set to conclude Bayern switch

May 31, 2011


BAYEN MUNICH are set to confirm the signing of Genoa defender Rafinha this afternoon for €5.3m, according to BILD. The former Schalke full-back arrived in Munich last night and is set to sign a three-year deal with the Bavarian giants. He told BILD: “I’m tired from the long journey would now like to say anything particularly […]

Schalke turning to a ‘new Neuer’

May 26, 2011


Schalke Sporting Director Horst Heldt has a three-man shortlist to replace outgoing goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, reports BILD. The cup-winning captain has been strongly linked with a move away from Gelsenkirchen in recent months after another impressive season in the Bundesliga. Sources close to Schalke and Neuer suggest that The Royal Blues and Bayern have already […]

Croatian star on verge of Dortmund move

May 23, 2011


BORUSSIA DORTMUND are closing in on Club Brugge attacker Ivan Perisic and he is set to be confirmed as Dortmund’s sixth new signing of the summer, according to KICKER. The German champions have already secured the signatures of Ilkay Gundogan, Mortiz Leitner, Dimitar Rangelov, Julian Koch and Chris Löwe ahead of their defence of the […]

Reus doubtful for Bochum clash

May 23, 2011


MARCO REUS is doubtful ahead of the Bundesliga relegation play-off second leg against VfL Bochum on Wednesday night. Reus picked up a thigh injury during the first leg victory at Borussia Park on Thursday but the Gladbach star is still unsure whether he will feature in the return fixture. He told KICKER: “Tuesday I will […]