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Will Guardiola be at Bayern beyond 2016?
Will Guardiola be at Bayern beyond 2016?

Guardiola has lost his third Supercup final in a row Munich, August 2 A narrow defeat in the German Supercup final is far from a catastrophe for football giants Bayern Munich. But losing 5-6 on penalties to reigning German Cup champions VfL Wolfsburg will force Bayern to quickly find answers to some explosive issues. Will coach Pep Guardiola leave at the end of the season after three years? Who will be his successor, and will the Spaniard m

Aug 2 2015
Bendtner equalises and then scores winning penalty as Wolfsburg beat Bayern in German Supercup
Bendtner equalises and then scores winning penalty as Wolfsburg beat Bayern in German Supercup

Nicklas Bendtner celebrates with teammate Kevin De Bruyne after scoring Berlin, Aug 2 (IANS) Wolfsburg shocked Bayern with the late 1-1 equaliser to wrap up the German Supercup 5-4 on penalties at Volkswagen Arena. Wolfsburg clinched the first title of the season on Saturday as they overcame Bayern Munich in the Supercup, where the German Cup winners encounter the Bundesliga champions. The Bavarians dominated the encounter and took the lea

Aug 2 2015
Official home and away football jerseys for the 2015/16 season
Official home and away football jerseys for the 2015/16 season

With the 2015/16 football season soon dawning upon us, clubs are having pre-season tours, with their managers experimenting with formations and players as they gear up for the new season. Talking of gearing up, it is also that time of the year when clubs and kit sponsors join hands to launch their team’s outfits for the new season amid much fanfare. While several clubs have already released their kit, some clubs are yet to do the same.  Her

Aug 1 2015
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal to retire in 2017 to spend time with wife
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal to retire in 2017 to spend time with wife

Louis van Gaal will leave Manchester United at the end of his contract in 2017 Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has hinted that he will leave the club in 2017, according to BBC Sport. The Dutchman said that he is planning to call time on his managerial career once his three-year contract at Old Trafford ends. The 63-year-old has previously said that his stint in England would be the last and has once again reiterated his

Jul 27 2015
Is Thomas Muller on his way out of Bayern Munich?
Is Thomas Muller on his way out of Bayern Munich?

Bayern Munich and Germany international star has been heavily linked with a move away from the Allianz Arena. Will he join former teammate Bastian Schweinsteiger in leaving the German champions for newer pastures? It has been the top transfer news in recent weeks, Manchester United have launched an enormous €100m to lure Thomas Müller away from the Allianz Arena. The 25-year old who is an integral part of Pep Guardiola’s side i

5 players who deserved to be shortlisted for UEFA Player of the Year award but weren't
5 players who deserved to be shortlisted for UEFA Player of the Year award but weren't

 UEFA announced the 10 man shortlist for the UEFA Player of the Year award a week ago Around a week ago, UEFA announced the 10 man shortlist for the UEFA Player of the Year award and the list had the usual suspects - Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, with Andrea Pirlo, Arturo Vidal, Paul Pogba, Carlos Tevez, Gianluigi Buffon, Neymar, Luis Suarez and Eden Hazard completed the Top 10. However, the inclusion of some of these players in t

Jul 26 2015
Thomas Muller: Modern football's Cerebral Assassin at the crossroads
Thomas Muller: Modern football's Cerebral Assassin at the crossroads

Thomas Muller is a priceless asset at Bayern Munich, but will he be in the long run? “There are some players who just don’t have any price tag” – Karl-Heinz Rummenigge So enthused King Kalle, the current Bayern Munich CEO, upon hearing Manchester United’s interest in Thomas Muller. For a club that has recently shown a worrying trend of selling off their prized assets – the likes of Toni Kroos,

Jul 25 2015
Video: Xherdan Shaqiri scores brilliant training goal from an improbable angle
Video: Xherdan Shaqiri scores brilliant training goal from an improbable angle

The 23-year-old is working hard in training ahead of the new season Inter Milan’s Xherdan Shaqiri scored an incredible goal in training to show everyone just what they can expect from him this season. The highly talented attacker has been questioned about his ability to succeed at Inter in the recent past, but this training ground effort might just convince a few of his critics. The move started off with Shaqiri receiving the ball on

Jul 23 2015
Greatest XI of the last 25 years
Greatest XI of the last 25 years

In the last 25 years or so, football has witnessed plenty of modifications in its various aspects. There have been revised tactics, new formations and technical developments that have transformed the standards of the game. And amidst all of it, we have been blessed with a plethora of talents who progressed with passing time and converted themselves into world-class talents, some of whom established their legacies as icons of the modern game. But

Jul 23 2015
Bayern Munich confirm agreement with Juventus for transfer of Arturo Vidal
Bayern Munich confirm agreement with Juventus for transfer of Arturo Vidal

Arturo Vidal had a memorable season with Juventus, winning the double and reaching the Champions League final Chilean international Arturo Vidal’s much-anticipated move to Bayern Munich is nearing completion, with the German club’s CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge confirming that the transfer is imminent. Both the transfer fee with Juventus and personal terms with the player has been completed and the move will be officially announced

Jul 23 2015
Thomas Muller leaving Bayern Munich a possibility, says Philipp Lahm
Thomas Muller leaving Bayern Munich a possibility, says Philipp Lahm

Philipp Lahm and Thomas Muller share a close friendship and the skipper’s words are sure to worry Bayern fans Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm admits Thomas Muller could leave the club, according to The Guardian. The 30-year-old shares a good friendship with Muller but stressed it’s the player’s decision to stay or not. The 25-year-old striker is rumoured to be the subject of a big-money bid from Manchester United and w

Jul 22 2015
10 stars who emerged through loan deals
10 stars who emerged through loan deals

Loan deals are a very common thing in football today. Many clubs use it to bring players they need in for a small period of time and the best part about the deal is the losses are minimal if a player comes in and doesn’t do well. There are mainly two types of players whom we see go out on loan, the first are the players the club have huge hopes for, and need to secure regular first team action for them and the second are players who a

Jul 22 2015
Why Schweinsteiger may not be the best Manchester United signing this season
Why Schweinsteiger may not be the best Manchester United signing this season

Bastian Schweinsteiger may face a lot of competition for a place in the Manchester United midfield Over the last few days, all forms of social media have been swamped by the transfer of Schweinsteiger from the Bavarian behemoth to its English counterpart, Manchester United. While United fans (and most neutrals) have been going gaga over this piece of business, I - by birth a pessimist - did not feel a sense of thrill or jolts of excitement

Jul 21 2015
Rumour: Manchester United preparing £56 million bid for Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller
Rumour: Manchester United preparing £56 million bid for Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller

  Thomas Muller and Louis van Gaal could be set for a reunion at Manchester United Manchester United are set to make a bid for Thomas Muller, The Guardian reports. Bayern Munich wants to keep hold of the 25-year-old but United are reportedly set to test their resolve by tabling a bid estimated to be around £56 million. German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has already moved from Munich to United and The Bavarians are unl

Jul 21 2015
Stats: Which clubs have spent the most in transfer fees in the last 10 years?
Stats: Which clubs have spent the most in transfer fees in the last 10 years?

Ronaldo, Suarez, Bale and Di Maria have all been big money signings in the last 10 years With transfer prices of players skyrocketing every year, it doesn't seem much of a surprise when top teams pay big to land their targets. Over the past few years, teams and their rich owners have pumped millions in order to buy desired players in the hope of landing more trophies. This injection of money hasn't necessarily translated

Jul 20 2015
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