German League

  • Bayern Munich clinch Bundesliga title in record time March 26, 2014

    Berlin: Bayern Munich defeated Hertha Berlin 3-1 to become the earliest Bundesliga champion in 51 years of the league on Tuesday, when the defending champion claimed their 24th German title. Toni Kroos scored in the sixth minute and Mario Goetze added a rare header in the 14th. Adrian Ramos pulled one back...
  • Dortmund midfielder Kagawa holds Ferguson talks May 17, 2012

    Manchester: Borussia Dortmund midfielder Shinji Kagawa has spoken to Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson and would like to move to an English Premier League club, the Japanese international said on Wednesday. "It was good to meet and actually talk to him. He had some nice things to say to me," the...
  • Chelsea to sign German midfielder Marko Marin April 29, 2012

    London: Champions League finalists Chelsea have agreed to sign Germany midfielder Marko Marin from Werder Bremen at the end of the season when the summer transfer window opens. The west London club said on Saturday that they have agreed to a fee for the 23-year-old playmaker and that Marin has agreed...
  • Defending champions Dortmund seal Bundesliga title April 22, 2012

    Berlin: From a stuttering start to the season, Borussia Dortmund retained the Bundesliga title with two rounds to go by beating Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-0 on Saturday. Ivan Perisic scored in the 23rd minute and Shinji Kagawa in the 59th to launch the celebrations for Dortmund's eighth German league championship. "There are...
  • Raul to leave Schalke at end of season April 21, 2012

    Berlin: Schalke 04 forward Raul is to leave at the end of the season when his contract expires, the Bundesliga club said on Thursday. The 34-year-old has been at the Gelsenkirchen club for two seasons, scoring 27 Bundesliga goals in 63 matches. Schalke had made the former Real Madrid and Spain...