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Video: Top 10 moments that made Bayern Munich

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German champions Bayern Munich are once again dominant in the Bundesliga and have asserted themselves as probably one of the top three teams in...

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Bayern Munich 4-0 Olympiakos: German champions clinch first in Group F [VIDEO]

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Germany defender Holger Badstuber marked his return from injury with a red card as10-man Bayern Munich reached the Champions League's knockout stages with a 4-0 win over Olympiakos on Tuesday.

Badstuber, 26, making his first start in the famous red Bayern shirt for seven months after tearing a thigh muscle, lasted just 53 minutes before being sent off.

Bayern Munich 4-0 Olympiakos: German champions clinch first in Group F [VIDEO]

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Germany defender Holger Badstuber marked his return from injury with a red card as10-man Bayern Munich reached the Champions League's knockout stages with a 4-0 win over Olympiakos on Tuesday.

Badstuber, 26, making his first start in the famous red Bayern shirt for seven months after tearing a thigh muscle, lasted just 53 minutes before being sent off.

Olympiacos 0-3 Bayern Munich: Two Mueller goals lift German champions [VIDEO]

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Piraeus (Greece) (AFP) A Thomas Mueller brace and a Mario Goetze snap shot lifted Bayern Munich to a 3-0 win over Olympiacos in their Champions League Group F opener on Wednesday as tensions boiled over on the terraces.

Mueller's first was a long range fluke in the 52nd minute and a nervy Bayern had been watching the clock before a late Goetze shot and Mueller penalty in time added on clinched the three points.

Olympiacos 0-3 Bayern Munich: Two Mueller goals lift German champions [VIDEO]

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Piraeus (Greece) (AFP) A Thomas Mueller brace and a Mario Goetze snap shot lifted Bayern Munich to a 3-0 win over Olympiacos in their Champions League Group F opener on Wednesday as tensions boiled over on the terraces.

Mueller's first was a long range fluke in the 52nd minute and a nervy Bayern had been watching the clock before a late Goetze shot and Mueller penalty in time added on clinched the three points.

Schweinsteiger: “United fans gave me goosebumps”

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Bastian Schweinsteiger said he has been left surprised by the warm reception Manchester United fans have reserved him since his arrival from Bayern Munich earlier this summer.

The 2014 World Cup winner left the German champions after 15 years at the club and has come off the bench in United's first two league games of the season against Spurs and Villa, where he was impressed with the way fans treated him.

Confirmed: Bastian Schweinsteiger To Join Manchester United

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Bayern Munich chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has confirmed that Bastian Schweinsteiger has signed for Manchester United.

Rummenigge said the German champions tried to convince the Germany captain to stay at the Allianz Arena but the 30-year-old felt the need for a new challenge.

He would not confirm the transfer fee though it is believed Bayern want at least £15m for a midfielder who has given them stellar service in the first team over the past 13 years.

Bayern Munich celebrate Bundesliga title with beer soaking: Photos and video

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The stars of FC Bayern Munich celebrated winning the German Championship on Saturday with Paulaner Hefe-Weißbier Alkoholfrei and wheat beer soakings. After the trophy had been presented to Philipp Lahm, captain of the reigning and new German Champions, the team clearly decided to enjoy the successful season to the full.

Bayern Munich advised not to sign Manchester United target

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Former Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeneß has advised Bayern Munich not to sign Marco Reus for the sake of the German Bundesliga.

The 62-year old is currently serving a three-and-a-half year prison sentence for tax evasion but it seems he still has some influence on the Bundesliga champions.

2014 MLS All-Star Game: SBI Live Commentary

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The 2014 MLS All-Star Game kicks off in Portland tonight, with the MLS All-Stars facing Bayern Munich (10pm, ESPN2).

The German champions will look to stop an MLS side featuring Thierry Henry and Clint Dempsey, as well as Michael Bradley and Tim Cahill, among others.

SBI will be providing live commentary on tonight's action so please feel free to follow along here.

Bayern Munich Unveil New 2014/15 Away Kit – It’s Got Stripes! (Photos)

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By Chris Wright

Stripes are definitely in next season as far as Bayern Munich are concerned, with the German champions'new white away strip mirroring the 1990′s red and blue Bavarian retro styling of their new home shirt...

Kind of looks like jim-jams, but we're cool with that.

Repeat of 1999 final for United

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Manchester United will face European champions Bayern Munich in the next round of the Champions League.

The German champions knocked out Arsenal in the previous round.

Paris St-Germain v Chelsea

Real Madrid v Borussia Dortmund

Barcelona v Atletico Madrid

Games will be played 1-2 April and 8-9 April.

Kroos: United the club of my dreams

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The rumours linking Toni Kroos have gathering pace over the past few weeks, with the player's contract talks with club Bayern Munich hitting a stumbling block.

As it stands, Kroos is some way down the pecking order with his salary at the German champions. Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben are reportedly the top earners on £165k-a-week, followed by Bastian Schweinsteiger on £135k, Philipp Lahm on £120k, then Mario Götze on £115k.

All-German Champions League final marred by Nazi obsessed linesman and advertising hoardings

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What's the last thing you'd want to see in a high profile match between Germany's two biggest clubs? Probably a pro-Nazi slogan topped by a man giving a straight-armed salute. That's exactly what happened during Saturday's Champions League final between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund. An unfortunately placed linesman, arm extended, naturally, managed to position [.

Tough Draw For Madrid In Champions League

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Real Madrid head the Group of Death in this year's Champions League group stage draw, whilst Barcelona face a more favourable passage.

Jose Mourinho's Spanish champions will face off with English champions and heavily financed Manchester City.

Dutch champions Ajax are also in Group D and face Real at the group stages for the third successive season.

Oranje trio slam Bayern fans

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Netherlands stars Wesley Sneijder and Mark Van Bommel have hit out at Bayern fans for jeering Arjen Robben during an exhibition match at the Allianz Arena last night while manager Bert van Marwijk will understand if the winger now chooses to walk out on the club despite recently signing a new contract.

Lahm admits silverware pressure

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Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm has conceded that the prospect of losing two finals within the span of a week will be unacceptable for his side after they conceded the Bundesliga crown to Borussia Dortmund a few weeks ago.

Next Saturday's Champions League final against Chelsea at home is a spectacle that everyone in Munich is eagerly anticipating but tonight, Lahm and his teammates must face the in-form Dortmund in Berlin for the DFB Pokal.

Bayern Slip-up Gives Dortmund 8 Point Lead

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Borussia Dortmund took a giant step towards retaining their Bundesliga title after beating Schalke 2-1 yesterday. The win takes Dortmund 8 points clear at the top of the league after their nearest challengers Bayern Munich were held to a barren draw at home to a stubborn Mainz.

Bayern's result will be a big psychological disadvantage ahead of their Champions League semi final fixture with Madrid this week.

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Champions League : Mourinho Gives Up On ‘La Decima’, Jurgen Klopp’s Holiday & If Modric’s Beanie Could Talk..

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If Luka Modric's inflated beanie could talk, it would say : "Aaaaand, why are we playing this game again?!" and admittedly, that is what many of you must be thinking ahead of tonight's Madrid-Dortmund second leg encounter. Following their humiliating 4-1 loss in Dortmund, Jose Mourinho, who is expected to leave Real at the end of the season, has seemingly thrown in the towel.

Manchester United linked to a move for Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels

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Edin Dzeko of Manchester City competes with Mats Hummels of Borussia Dortmund (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Manchester United has once again been linked to Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels according to both Goal.com and Sky Sports. The talented German international is believed to be potentially a future replacement for Rio Ferdinand in the future line-up of the club for Sir Alex Ferguson.

Borussia Dortmund vs Real Madrid: Projected Lineups ahead of UEFA Champions League Group of Death Clash

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Marcel Schmelzer of Borussia Dortmund (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

German champions Borussia Dortmund host Spanish title holders Real Madrid at Signal Iduna Park on Wednesday October 24, 2012 in the third match day of the UEFA Champions' League group stages. It is only hours before kickoff in one of the most anticipated matches of the group and it will be exciting to see what happens.

Video: Borussia Dortmund show off their ‘footbonaut’ training facility

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Footbonaut appears to be Borussia Dortmund's answer to gameshow The Cube. Receiving and passing the ball might appear to be easy, but nothing's easy in... the footbonaut. The German champions' new training facility is a four-sided ball feeding machine. The 14ft square complex has 64 targets at which players must aim.

The Pot 4 Club – Borussia Dortmund

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The Pot 4 Club Borussia Dortmund is a post from: Just Football

After Dinamo Zagreb, Montpellier and Malaga the Pot 4 Club continues now with a look at returning members Borussia Dortmund, as presented by Terry Duffelen, editor of the Bundesliga Lounge:

Club: Borussia Dortmund

Country: Germany

Group: D with Ajax, Manchester City and Real Madrid

What's the story?

New Dortmund Player Learns Not to Turn His Back in Training

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New Borussia Dortmund player Marco Reus scored just 11 minutes into his debut on Friday night as the German champions beat Werder Bremen 2-1, however that didn't mean he was safe to turn his back at training as giant Pole Robert Lewandowski demonstrates.

Spurs, Dortmund to battle over midfielder

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Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly inquired about the availability of Russian play-maker Alan Dzagoev, who is also believed to be a target of German champions Borussia Dortmund.

Dzagoev scored three goals over the course of Russia's somewhat surprising Euro 2012 group stage elimination and it has since been believed that potential suitors must be prepared to bid at least £15 million for the 22-year old's services.

Poland Euro 2012 Squad and Preview

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Poland Euro 2012 Squad and Preview - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

As one of the co-hosts, Poland had very little competitive football to play in the last two years and are the weakest team in the 2012 Euros according to FIFA rankings, just about the only thing going for them is home support and a group they can find their way out of.

Midfielder yet to sign at Old Trafford

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Manchester United have officially confirmed agreeing terms with Borussia Dortmund over the transfer of Japanese playmaker Shinji Kagawa but the player himself has stated that a contract is yet to be signed.

On their website, United also explicitly stated that although they have already struck the deal with the reigning German champions, the 23-year old Kagawa still needs to undergo a medical and obtain a work permit before joining his new teammates.

Manchester United agree terms to sign Shinji Kagawa

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Manchester United agree terms to sign Shinji Kagawa - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United today have announced today that they have agreed a transfer fee with Borussia Dortmund to bring Japanese attacking midfielder Shinji Kagawa to the club. With personal terms already agreed upon also, what should be the formalities of getting a work permit and passing a medical are the only objects to the Old Trafford club adding their first new face of the summer.

POTD : Borussia Dortmund Fans ‘Steal’ Pieces Of The Pitch, Goalpost To Celebrate Bundesliga Win

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Whether it's stealing a piece of the pitch (and putting it into a beer funnel) or fighting over the remnants of the goalpost, Borussia Dortmund fans know that this season is one they'll remember for a long time. Ich gratuliere, German Champions! / via AFP

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Manchester United’s transfer window: Sir Alex goes on the offensive

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Manchester United's transfer window: Sir Alex goes on the offensive - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United are a wounded animal after relinquishing their Premier League title in last-gasp fashion to cross-town rivals Manchester City in 2011-12. As such, Sir Alex Ferguson entered this summer's transfer market eager to purchase the firepower and quality to come back in 2012-13 stronger.

Wenger staying “open” about striker’s future

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the club is not putting any pressure on want-away striker Nicklas Bendtner to pick a club, insisting that it is up to the player to pick his next destination.

Bendtner returned to the Gunners after an effective loan spell at Sunderland last season but has continuously looked for a move away from the Emirates Stadium.

United boss hints at “one or two” signings

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Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed that the club has not made significant progress toward signing any new player since the transfer of Shinji Kagawa but has indicated that "one or two" deals may be in the pipeline.

The 23-year old Kagawa recently completed a move from German champions Borussia Dortmund but no big name has yet followed him to Old Trafford.

United starlet reflects on ‘memorable’ day

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Manchester United signing Shinji Kagawa has returned to Tokyo after finalizing his transfer from German champions Borussia Dortmund but the youngster cannot stop reminiscing about his first day at the club.

Kagawa, 23, arrived in Manchester for an unveiling that required the completion of extensive paperwork, a thorough tour of the stadium and the training facility, and discussion regarding his jersey number next season.

Blues identify top transfer target

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Following the impending departures of Jose Bosingwa and Paulo Ferreira, Chelsea have identified the right-back position to be their number one need this summer, with Borussia Dortmund's Lukasz Piszczek being the specific target.

The Blues have previously expressed a strong interest in signing Ajax right-back Gregory van der Wiel but the Dutchman is reportedly no longer considered the club's top priority.

Backpage Roundup: M’Vila, Kagawa and Diaby’s Latest Injury

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Arsenal in Pole Position to Sign M'Vila

According to The Sun, Arsenal FC manager Arsene Wenger has made up his mind to submit a bid for Rennes' defensive midfielder Yann M'Vila and the Gunners boss is confident that a bid of £17 million will get him his man.

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Official: Liverpool agree loan deal for Nuri Sahin

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Well after a long drawn out affair, Liverpool have beaten Arsenal by completing a season long loan deal for Real Madrid's Nuri Sahin.

Sahin was signed last season by Real Madrid from the German Champions Borussia Dortmund, where he was named the Budesliga Payer of the Season.

The Turkish international has 31 caps for his country and will undergo a medical today to complete his transfer.

Arsenal vs FC Cologne, or 1. Fußball-Club Köln 01/07 e. V. (just to be precise_ )

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Arsenal vs FC Cologne, or 1. Fußball-Club Köln 01/07 e. V. If You Prefer, Former German Champions By Miles Rackham Arsenal finished their Asia pre-season tour with a draw against Kitchee Sports Club. This was the first time Arsenal had played in Hong Kong for seventeen years. Wenger opted to field a youthful side, although [.

Liverpool & Arsenal Face New Competition For Sahin

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AC Milan look set to rival Liverpool and Arsenal for the services of unsettled Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin.
The Turkish international joined Real from German champions Borussia Dortmund last summer, but endured a disappointing injury-hit debut season at the Bernabeu, managing just two league starts.

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Some Soccer News for Tue Jun 12, 2012

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STARTERS

Huge game for the USA on Tuesday night in World Cup qualifying, and you can only watch it on Pay Per View, no thanks to Traffic, at 9pm CT.
-Come watch it in the Twin Cities at the Sweetwater.

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After 2 rounds have been played in African World Cup qualifying only 2 of 40 teams have 6 points.

Schalke 04 adidas 2012/13 Home Kit

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Seven-time German champions and regular title contenders FC Schalke 04 have unveiled their adidas 2012/13 home kit (or heimtrikot in German). According to the Schalke 04 website: The Royal Blues...