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Mats Hummels rejoins Borussia Dortmund from Bayern Munich

German champions Bayern Munich have agreed to sell defender Mats Hummels back to domestic rivals Borussia Dortmund. The 30-year-old centre-back left Dortmund to join Bayern in 2016 and won three Bundesliga titles with them, including the domestic double in 2019. https://twitter.com/BlackYellow/status/1141326911278395394?s=19 Before joining the rivals, Hummels won the league in 2011 and 2012 as well as the German Cup in 2012 with the VBV. Bayern said "a basic agreement" had been reached and "it was agreed not to release…

Bundesliga 2018/19 Team of the Season: squad revealed

Bayern Munich narrowly beat Borussia Dortmund to win the Bundesliga title, while RB Leizpig and Bayer Leverkusen filled the remaining spots for next season’s UEFA Champions League. Borussia Monchengladbach, Wolfsburg and Eintracht Frankfurt also impressed, but will have to make do with Europa League football next season. Throughout the season, we saw a number of players stand out and make a difference for their sides with their individual performances. Some of these players are perennial difference makers and continued to…

German super cup to witness another Der Klassiker clash

Last week, Bayern Munich secured their first domestic double since Pep Guardiola was manager with their 3-0 win over RB Leipzig in the DFB-Pokal final. The win came just seven days after they clinched their seventh consecutive Bundesliga title by virtue of an emphatic 5-1 win over Eintracht Frankfurt, Niko Kovac’s former side, on the final match-day of the Bundesliga season. Due to the fact that Bayern were both Bundesliga and DFB-Pokal winners, they will face Borussia Dortmund in next season’s DFL-Supercup, which is the…

Incredible Union Berlin reach German Bundesliga for the first time

Union Berlin stunned Stuttgart in the play offs to get promoted to the German Bundesliga for the first time in their history. The Berlin club were promoted from the second tier after Monday's goalless draw at home, winning on away goals after a 2-2 draw in the first leg against the German top flight side. https://twitter.com/fcunion_en/status/1133107804338872320?s=19 Stuttgart which featured Bayern Munich-bound Benjamin Pavard and former Bayern stars Mario Gomez and Holger Badstuber finished 16th in the Bundesliga to…

Bayern seal seventh successive Bundesliga crown

Bayern Munich crushed Eintract Frankfurt 5-1 to seal a seventh successive Bundesliga trophy st Allianze Arena on Saturday seeing off rivals Borussia Dortmund. Without showing any nervousness of the final day, the Bavarians took the lead inside five minutes with Kingsley Coman scoring the opener. But the stadium became silent when Sebastian Haller restored parity for Frankfurt just after the break. However, the visitors' joy was short-lived as David Alaba put the Champions back in front three minutes later, before…

Bundesliga goes to the final day as Bayern slump in the final lap

German Bundesliga title race took another twist as leaders Bayern Munich missed the chance to win a seventh consecutive title with a game to go when they were held to a goalless draw at RB Leipzig. Leon Goretzka scored a goal but it was ruled out by VAR to deny Bavarians victory. Former Arsenal man Sergie Gnabry missed the best chance for the holders in an entertaining first half at Red Bull Arena. Goretzka then volleyed Ibrahima Konate's poor clearance past the Hungarian seven minutes into the second half, but the goal…

Bayern close to win Bundesliga as Dortmund stumble again

Bayern Munich went further close to win the Bundesliga title with a victory over Hannover 96 as Borussia Dortmund dropped points at Werder Bremen. Goals from Robert Lewandowski and Leon Goretzka gave the Bavarians a comfortable lead at the break before Franck Ribery scored late to seal the win and tighten their claim for a seventh consevutive title in German top flight. Meanwhile, second placed Dortmund threw away 2-0 lead against Werder Bremen to draw 2-2 with Bremen scoring twice in a blistering 5 minutes just before 15…

Bayern survive huge penalty scare to stay favourite to win Bundesliga

Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich survived a huge penalty scare to draw with Nuremberg which gives Borussia Dortmund hope in the title race. Niko Kovac's side who recently took the top spot in the table went behind in the Bavarian derby to Matheus Pereira's goal from 18 yards after Sven Ulreich parried Eduard Lowen's shot. https://twitter.com/Bundesliga_EN/status/1122552408020852736?s=19 Bayern equalised against the struggling hosts when Serge Gnabry sent a Kingsley Coman's cross over keeper Christian Mathenia. But Tim…

Borussia Dortmund’s Bundesliga title hopes almost over after tragic Derby loss to Schalke

Borussia Dortmund's Bundesliga dreams got yet another blow as they were forced to play with 9 men for a 2-4 defeat against local rivals Schalke. German duo Marco Reus and Marius Wolf were shown straight red cards after the hour mark as struggling Schalke put a huge derby day dent with a dramatic win. A Daniel Caligiuri penalty and a Salif Sané header turned the first half in Schalke's favor after Mario Götze had given Dortmund an early lead, before the game was ultimately decided in five second-half minutes in which…