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Bayern Munich beat valiant Leverkusen in Bundesliga opener

Bayern Munich 3-1 Bayer Leverkusen(Süle 9′, Tolisso 19′, Lewandowski 52′ pen — Mehmedi 65′)Allianz Arena, Munich Bayern Munich did the business in the first half, with Leverkusen center back Jonathan Tah saying his team “fell asleep” before the break.  Two players making their Bundesliga debuts, Niklas Süle and Corentin Tolisso, picked up goals for the Bavarians. After the break, the ...

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Bayern Munich suffer Liverpool defeat

Bayern Munich sunk to a 0-3 defeat to Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool in the semi-final of the pre-season Audi Cup on Tuesday night. Under the eyes of new sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic, goals from Sadio Mané, Mohamed Salah and Daniel Sturridge condemned the German champions to a fourth defeat in five pre-season outings. “0-3 never feels good,” admitted Thomas Müller, “That ...

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Hasan Salihamidzic announced as new Bayern Munich sporting director

Bayern Munich unveiled their new sporting director Monday, appointing former player Hasan Salihamidzic. “I know all the structures at the club. I will take on my duties like I took on my career as a player. Players can talk to me at any time of the day,” said a beaming Salihamidzic. “I’ve always identified 100 percent with Bayern Munich. My family ...

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Bayern Munich lead the chase for Far Eastern riches

Bayern Munich’s tour of the Far East has generated varying results. Defeat by Arsenal and AC Milan in China preceded a 3-2 win over Chelsea in Singapore, with this Friday’s game against Inter Milan rounding off preparations for the new campaign, which they hope will garner a sixth successive Bundesliga title. It’s debatable whether coach Carlo Ancelotti was able to ...

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Schalke will refuse to sell Arsenal and Bayern Munich transfer target Leon Goretzka this summer

Leon Goretzka has starred in Germany’s run to the final of the Confederations Cup (Picture: Getty) Arsenal are set to miss out on the transfer of Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka after the club’s general manager Christian Heidel ruled out selling his prize asset this summer. Would Alexandre Lacazette be the best striker in the Premier League? The 22-year-old has starred in ...

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Chelsea and Manchester United transfer target Robert Lewandowski should stay at Bayern Munich, claims agent

Lewandowski criticised his teammates recently over their failure to help him win the German Golden Boot (Picture: Getty) Robert Lewandowski’s agent insists the Poland striker is best served by remaining at Bayern Munich, amid speculation he could make a shock summer move to the Premier League. Morata takes break from honeymoon to speed up Man Utd transfer The 29-year-old was ...

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Arturo Vidal still hoping to persuade Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez to join Bayern Munich

The two Chileans are currently in Confederations Cup action in Russia (Picture: Getty) Bayern Munich star Arturo Vidal is still hoping to persuade compatriot Alexis Sanchez to leave Arsenal and join him at the Allianz Arena this summer instead. Wenger to spend £40m on Man Utd star if Mbappe rejects Arsenal The two players are currently in Russia as Chile ...

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Lipsky moves into contention in Munich

Munich, Germany, June 25: Asian Tour Order of Merit leader David Lipsky fired a bogey-free five-under-par 67 to move into contention following the penultimate round of the BMW International Open on Saturday. The 28-year-old American, who was crowned Asia’s number one in 2014, highlighted his flawless card with five birdies to trail leading duo Sergio Garcia and Richard Bland by ...

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Karlberg trails by one in Munich

Rikard Karlberg of Sweden Munich, Germany, June 24: Two-time Asian Tour winner Rikard Karlberg of Sweden signed for a second round three-under-par 69 to stay one shot off the pace at the halfway stage of the BMW International Open on Friday. Karlberg, who opened his campaign with a 67, fired one eagle and four birdies against three bogeys to trail ...

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