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Coveted international striker names Arsenal as possible destination

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Timo Werner has stated that he wants to move to a big club in the future, naming Arsenal as a possible destination. The 21 year-old shot to fame with RB Leipzig last season, scoring 21 goals in 31 Bundesliga outings and has impressed on the international stage also, scoring six goals in only seven competitive [.

Arsenal’s opponents announced for Emirates Cup competition

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The Emirates Cup line-up has today been confirmed, with Arsenal to take on Benfica and Seville, with Leipzig also in action. The competition makes it's return after a year out, with last summer's European Championship as well as necessary pitch reconstruction work having forced the club to cancel last year's edition.

Are Arsenal looking for a new manager for next season?

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RB Leipzig boss Ralph Hasenhuettl has seemingly confirmedreports linking him with the Arsenal job. Arsene Wenger is into the final season of his current contract, and with his side currently in top form due to his creative management, you wouldn't have been surprised to see a new deal offered. The Frenchman does not appear to [.

Bundesliga boss in line to replace Wenger at Arsenal?

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There is a new name in the frame to be the man to finally replace the long serving Arsene Wenger as the manager of Arsenal Football Club, and unless you are one of the football fans who keeps an eye on events in the football world outside England and the Premier League, it may well [...]

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Leipzig relishing Champions League debut

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Leipzig (Germany) (AFP) – Just eight years after starting life in the local leagues, RB Leipzig will enhance their rags to riches tale on Wednesday by hosting Monaco on the German club’s Champions League debut.

Backed by energy drinks giant Red Bull, who bought the licence of a fifth-division club, Leipzig began climbing Germany’s football pyramid in 2009.

Leipzig relishing Champions League debut

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Leipzig (Germany) (AFP) – Just eight years after starting life in the local leagues, RB Leipzig will enhance their rags to riches tale on Wednesday by hosting Monaco on the German club’s Champions League debut.

Backed by energy drinks giant Red Bull, who bought the licence of a fifth-division club, Leipzig began climbing Germany’s football pyramid in 2009.

Leipzig sign Kampl as cover for Liverpool-bound Keita

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Berlin (AFP) – RB Leipzig announced Thursday the signing of Slovenia midfielder Kevin Kampl as a possible replacement for Guinea international Naby Keita who has agreed to join Liverpool for the 2018-19 season.

The 27-year-old Kampl switches from Bayer Leverkusen for a reported fee of 20 million euros ($23.

Keita nets cracker as Leipzig trim Bayern lead

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Berlin (AFP) – Naby Keita’s superb solo goal settled second-placed RB Leipzig’s frantic 3-2 win at 10-man Mainz on Wednesday to trim Bayern Munich’s lead to 10 points in the Bundesliga.

After runaway leaders Bayern had their 20-match unbeaten run ended by a 1-0 defeat at Hoffenheim on Tuesday, RB were made to work for the win at Mainz to narrow the gap.

Keita nets cracker as Leipzig trim Bayern lead

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Berlin (AFP) – Naby Keita’s superb solo goal settled second-placed RB Leipzig’s frantic 3-2 win at 10-man Mainz on Wednesday to trim Bayern Munich’s lead to 10 points in the Bundesliga.

After runaway leaders Bayern had their 20-match unbeaten run ended by a 1-0 defeat at Hoffenheim on Tuesday, RB were made to work for the win at Mainz to narrow the gap.

Leipzig slip off German title pace after draw

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Augsburg (Germany) (AFP) – RB Leipzig suffered a German title setback on Friday when they were held to a 2-2 draw at Augsburg, handing champions Bayern Munich the chance to go seven points clear by the end of the weekend.

The result kept Leipzig in second spot on 49 points but Bayern can go to 56 points if they defeat seventh-placed Cologne on Saturday.

Leipzig slip off German title pace after draw

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Augsburg (Germany) (AFP) – RB Leipzig suffered a German title setback on Friday when they were held to a 2-2 draw at Augsburg, handing champions Bayern Munich the chance to go seven points clear by the end of the weekend.

The result kept Leipzig in second spot on 49 points but Bayern can go to 56 points if they defeat seventh-placed Cologne on Saturday.

Leipzig down Gladbach to trim Bayern’s lead

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Berlin (AFP) – RB Leipzig cut Bayern Munich’s lead at the top of the Bundesliga to five points on Sunday as Emil Forsberg and Timo Werner netted in a 2-0 win at Borussia Moenchengladbach.

Leipzig brushed off consecutive defeats with an impressive display at Borussia Park to trim the lead of Bayern, who had needed a 96th-minute Robert Lewandowski goal to draw 1-1 at Hertha Berlin on Saturday.

‘Sick’ attacks on Leipzig fans shock Germany

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Berlin (AFP) – An RB Leipzig fan has described how hooligans in Dortmund attacked their group, which included children, with stones and bottles and levels of hatred towards the Red Bull-backed club which have shocked German football.

Hooliganism is nothing new in German football, but Saturday’s violence meted out to RB Leipzig supporters, including young families, was a brutal fresh low.

Dortmund fans attack children of visiting Leipzig – police

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Berlin (AFP) – “Extremely violent” Borussia Dortmund fans attacked terrified children and women from visiting RB Leipzig and police made 28 arrests including for possession of explosives, German authorities said.

A crowd of 81,360 saw Dortmund’s 1-0 home win over second-placed RB Leipzig on Saturday, but there were ugly scenes outside Borussia’s Signal Iduna Park stadium before kick-off when some of the 8,500 visiting fans were attacked.

Bayern’s Schalke draw opens door for Leipzig

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Berlin (AFP) Bayern Munich left the door open for second-placed RB Leipzig to trim their lead in the Bundesliga to one point after being held to a 1-1 draw by Schalke on Saturday.

Robert Lewandowski's deft chip gave Bayern an early lead in Munich before Schalke defender Naldo drilled home a free-kick on 13 minutes to level the scores.

Dortmund coach feels pressure against flu-hit Leipzig

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Berlin (AFP) Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel admits feeling the pressure for Saturday's Bundesliga showdown against upstarts RB Leipzig, who have been decimated by illness.

The Leipzig squad has been hit hard by flu with midfielder Diego Demme and striker Marcel Sabitzer the latest to fall ill, joining top-scorer Timo Werner, another flu victim, while playmaker Emil Forsberg is suspended.

Dortmund coach feels pressure against flu-hit Leipzig

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Berlin (AFP) Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel admits feeling the pressure for Saturday's Bundesliga showdown against upstarts RB Leipzig, who have been decimated by illness.

The Leipzig squad has been hit hard by flu with midfielder Diego Demme and striker Marcel Sabitzer the latest to fall ill, joining top-scorer Timo Werner, another flu victim, while playmaker Emil Forsberg is suspended.

Leipzig down 10-man Frankfurt to trim Bayern lead

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Berlin (AFP) Goalkeeper Lukas Hradecky was sent off just 125 seconds into Eintracht Frankfurt's 3-0 defeat on Saturday as second-placed RB Leipzig trimmed Bayern Munich's lead in the Bundesliga.

The match at Leipzig's Red Bull Arena had barely begun when Hradecky dropped to the turf to gather a loose ball just outside his area and was shown a straight red card for handling the ball.

Leipzig down 10-man Frankfurt to trim Bayern lead

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Berlin (AFP) Goalkeeper Lukas Hradecky was sent off just 125 seconds into Eintracht Frankfurt's 3-0 defeat on Saturday as second-placed RB Leipzig trimmed Bayern Munich's lead in the Bundesliga.

The match at Leipzig's Red Bull Arena had barely begun when Hradecky dropped to the turf to gather a loose ball just outside his area and was shown a straight red card for handling the ball.

Hasenhuettl braced for test of Leipzig’s mettle

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Berlin (AFP) RB Leipzig coach Ralph Hasenhuettl admits his young side face a test of their mettle as legitimate Bundesliga title challengers with three tough matches, starting on Saturday.

Leipzig are second only to Bayern Munich in Germany's top flight with the league resuming this weekend after the four-week winter break.

RB Leipzig knock Bayern off top, extend record

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Berlin (AFP) RB Leipzig again knocked Bayern Munich from top spot in the Bundesliga table on Saturday as their 2-1 win at home to Schalke 04 left them three points clear.

Carlo Ancelotti's Bayern had regained the lead with a 3-1 win at Mainz on Friday night, but Leipzig replaced them less than 24 hours later.

Hummels header sees Bayern halve Leipzig’s lead

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Berlin (AFP) Mats Hummels headed in the crucial goal as Bayern Munich beat Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 on Saturday to end a three-game winless streak and close back to within three points of leaders RB Leipzig.

Leipzig had gone six points clear on Friday with a 4-1 win at Freiburg, and Bayern were grateful to Hummels for heading home a Joshua Kimmich corner in the second half as they got the better of Leverkusen at the Allianz Arena to cut the deficit.

Hummels header sees Bayern halve Leipzig’s lead

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Berlin (AFP) Mats Hummels headed in the crucial goal as Bayern Munich beat Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 on Saturday to end a three-game winless streak and close back to within three points of leaders RB Leipzig.

Leipzig had gone six points clear on Friday with a 4-1 win at Freiburg, and Bayern were grateful to Hummels for heading home a Joshua Kimmich corner in the second half as they got the better of Leverkusen at the Allianz Arena to cut the deficit.

Leipzig out to defend top spot from Bayern

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Berlin (AFP) RB Leipzig are determined to defend their hard-earned status as the new Bundesliga leaders with a win at Freiburg on Friday to pile the pressure on faltering Bayern Munich.

Leipzig, sponsored by Austrian energy drinks giant Red Bull, went top last Friday with a 3-2 win at Bayer Leverkusen, setting a new Bundesliga record in the process.

‘Hunters’ Bayern now chasing Leipzig: Rummenigge

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Berlin (AFP) Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge admits Bayern Munich are now the hunters rather than the hunted as they attempt to reclaim top spot from surprise new Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig.

Bayern flew to Russian side Rostov for Wednesday's Champions League clash with the Bavarian giants already through to the last 16, but needing a win to challenge Atletico Madrid for top spot in Group D.

‘Hunters’ Bayern now chasing Leipzig: Rummenigge

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Berlin (AFP) Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge admits Bayern Munich are now the hunters rather than the hunted as they attempt to reclaim top spot from surprise new Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig.

Bayern flew to Russian side Rostov for Wednesday's Champions League clash with the Bavarian giants already through to the last 16, but needing a win to challenge Atletico Madrid for top spot in Group D.

Scotland’s Burke sees Leipzig usurping Bayern

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Berlin (AFP) Scotland's teenage international Oliver Burke says his German league club RB Leipzig can knock Bayern Munich from their perch at the top of the Bundesliga.

"I want to win the Bundesliga and I want to win it with RB Leipzig. Why not?" he told Sky.

"We have the players, the quality.

Leipzig equal record to draw level with Bayern

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Berlin (AFP) Bundesliga debutants RB Leipzig drew level on 24 points with Bayern Munich at the top of the table on Sunday with a record-equalling 3-1 win over Mainz.

Leipzig have now matched Bayern's run of seven wins and three draws from their first ten German league games.

They equal the record for a team in their debut Bundesliga season, set by MSV Duisburg, who also went ten games unbeaten in the 1993/94 season.

Leipzig equal record to draw level with Bayern

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Berlin (AFP) Bundesliga debutants RB Leipzig drew level on 24 points with Bayern Munich at the top of the table on Sunday with a record-equalling 3-1 win over Mainz.

Leipzig have now matched Bayern's run of seven wins and three draws from their first ten German league games.

They equal the record for a team in their debut Bundesliga season, set by MSV Duisburg, who also went ten games unbeaten in the 1993/94 season.

Record-signing Burke nets for unbeaten Leipzig

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Berlin (AFP) Scottish teenager Oliver Burke scored his first Bundesliga goal on Sunday as new-boys RB Leipzig drew 1-1 at Cologne to remain unbeaten in Germany's top flight.

Leipzig are backed by Austrian energy drinks giants Red Bull and are unpopular with fans of Germany's traditional clubs due to the commercialism they represent.

Record-signing Burke nets for unbeaten Leipzig

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Berlin (AFP) Scottish teenager Oliver Burke scored his first Bundesliga goal on Sunday as new-boys RB Leipzig drew 1-1 at Cologne to remain unbeaten in Germany's top flight.

Leipzig are backed by Austrian energy drinks giants Red Bull and are unpopular with fans of Germany's traditional clubs due to the commercialism they represent.

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Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

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First place in the Bundesliga in on the line on Wednesday, as the perennial title favorite takes on the upstart challenger.

Bayern Munich and Red Bull Leipzig enter the final matchday before the winter break tied on 36 points. Bayern enters the match in first due to a superior goal differential.

A Bridge Over History – Zentralstadion, Leipzig

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This photo of Zentralstadion (Central Stadium) in Leipzig, Germany, was taken in December 2005, a little over a year following the opening of the stadium. It was built within the site of the huge original Zentralstadion, built in the 1950s, one of Europe's largest venues holding over 100,000 spectators.

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Brand Loyalty Can’t Replace Club Culture

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The energy at Red Bull Arena Saturday night was fueled by old-fashioned passion and alcohol. The passion not to fight the foes on the field, but rather those across the Hudson River and Atlantic Ocean. What may not have been understood by some of those in attendance solely present to..

Video RB Leipzig vs PSG 4-2 Highlights 2014 Friendly Goals Boyd Poulsen Thomalla Ongenda

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Jogo 0237/2012 - Amistoso - Alemanha 2x0 Israel

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Mais um jogo amistoso, foi disputado no dia 31/05/2012, na cidade de Leipzig-ALE, onde jogaram as seleções da Alemanha (2º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção de Israel (58º no ranking da FIFA).

Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram:
2001Kaiserslautern 13/02/2002 GER7:1 (0:1)ISR 1997Tel Aviv 26/02/1997 ISR0:1 (0:0)GER 1987Tel Aviv 25/03/1987 ISR0:2 (0:1)FRG
O árbitro desse jogo, foi: Kevin Blom-NED

Scout:
Mario Gomez (40.

Felix Magath hat Angst vor seiner eigenen Abwehr

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Ich habe Angst. Ich habe keine Abwehr gesehen. Ich muss meine Ansprüche überdenken. Ich habe angenommen, dass wir schon wieder eine Einheit sind.

Felix Magath, Trainer des VfL Wolfsburg, nach der peinlichen Pokalpleite gegen den Viertligisten RB Leipzig.

German Cup: Wolfsburg stunned in opening round

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A hat-trick from Daniel Frahn saw RB Leipzig record a shock 3-2 win over
Wolfsburg in the first round of the DFB-Pokal.

Erst in der Verlängerung wirds interessant

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Es gab vor kurzem mal das von einer österreichischen Brauerei initierte Duell Skispringer vs. Fussballer und natürlich ist der Fussballtrainer namens Didi Constantini an dem Skispringer Alex Pointner verzweifelt. So viel Gefühl im Fuss hat er von einem Menschen, der nur blöd auf ein paar Brett´l rumsteht nicht erwartet.

Erzgebirge Aue v Union Berlin

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Any old Eisern Erzgebirge Aue 0-0 Union Berlin (06:03:11) FC Union Berlin are fast becoming our house band here at European Football Weekends. We make no apologies for that though - we love them. As does our good friend Dave Tunnicliffe who followed them on the road again this week... As a Union Berlin fan living in Leipzig, this had been one of the games I had most been looking forward to