PHOTO: Costa wearing the Bayern Munich shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea target Douglas Costa has snubbed a move to Stamford Bridge in favour of Bayern Munich. The Bundelsiga winners confirmed the news on their official Twitter account, stating that the Brazilian had signed a five-year deal to join from Shakhtar Donetsk.
Striker tells Bild "I have the qualities to play for Arsenal" - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
In football, things can change very quickly. One moment, you can be a world cup winner, the next moment you could be wandering elsewhere searching for first team places. Take Lukas Podolski for an example.
One in the eye for quixotic Liverpool fans this afternoon with the news that the object of their wildest fantastical managerial desire, Jurgen Klopp, has announced he will be stepping away from football for the foreseeable future.
The Borussia Dortmund and Schalke 04 rivalry is known as the Revierderby, translated the "territory," or the Ruhr derby. The Ruhr reference is associated with the region of Germany in which both teams are located, which is North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
The football rivalry between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga is relatively new. Although some media folks have dubbed it "Der Klassiker, " it does not have the long history that defines so many other football rivalries. However, that does not make it any less real or intense.
Arsenal preparing €40m bid for Chelsea target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal are closing in on signing Petr Cech from Chelsea. The Czech goal keeper, who spent nearly a decade at Chelsea, will be a massive signing for the Gunners.Jose Mourinho was initially reluctant to sell hisstar player to a rival club, but Chelsea allowed Cech to fulfil his desire to stay in London, as a tribute to his immense contribution for the West London club.
We've all been there, suffering at the hands of an interminable video game. The rage. The despair. The absolute f**king bullshit on toast.
That was the exact gamut of emotions experienced by FIFA 15 fan Mario Thiessen, who recently descended into a fit of blind fury after botching a dramatic 90th-minute penalty while playing as Bayern Munich.
Last Julyhe was busy winning World Cups with his outstretched little leggy-poos, but skip forward 12months and Mario Gotze has been voted as one of the Bundesliga's biggest flops of the season by a jury of his peers.
Liverpool Transfer: £29m Bundesliga star can be a massive hit - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool completed the£29m signing of Roberto Firmino from Hoffenheim earlier this week. The 23 year old Brazilian is set to undergo his medical after Copa America and finalise his move to Merseyside.
Deal close: Manchester United set to sign €25m midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United are closing in on their second major signing of the summer, it seems. According to Tutto Mercato Web, the Red Devils are set to beat Liverpool to the signing of Brazilian attacking midfielder Roberto Firmino from Bundesliga side Hoffenheim.
World-class Manchester United target set for summer transfer? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United may have the chance to land one of the best midfielders in the world this summer in Bastian Schweinsteiger. According to one of the most reliable German tabloids Bild, themost-capped player in the country's history, Lothar Matthaus has advised the Bayern Munich star to move if any top club comes calling for him.
Manchester United desperate to sign top-class defender, target World Cup-winner - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Louis van Gaal is leaving no stone unturned in trying to shore up Manchester United's defence next season. According to Gianluca Di Marzio, Bayern Munich centre-back Jerome Boateng is on the radar of the Red Devils.
Manchester United's €30m target will join Premier League this summer, agent confirms - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Hoffenheim sensation Roberto Firmino is bound for the Premier League, his agent has confirmed. The attacking midfielder has been linked with a move to Manchester United for a while now, and these comments fuel further speculation that he will be plying his trade at Old Trafford next season.
2015 European Player Rankings: Top 25 Wingers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
This is the first in a series of European player rankings that will cover each position on the pitch. Each player is assigned to a position based on their natural propensity and where they were deployed this past season, with more weight given to the latter.
They were hanging over the precipice at one point but Hamburg just about managed to preserve their record of being the only team never to have been relegated from the Bundesligaby ousting Karlsruhe in the second leg of the promotion/relegation play-off last night.