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Football: Ribery strikes as Bayern go 14 points clear

BERLIN: Franck Ribery showed Bayern Munich why the Bundesliga leaders should extend his contract as the 34-year-old netted a superb goal in Friday’s 3-1 win at Bayer Leverkusen. The away victory – Bayern’s first at Leverkusen since 2013 – leaves them 14 points clear and on course for a sixth straight Bundesliga title as the German league resumed after the ...

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Bundesliga: Franck Ribery on song as Bayern Munich end Leverkusen’s unbeaten run

Bayer Leverkusen 1 -3 Bayern Munich(Volland 70‘ — Martinez 32‘, Ribery 59‘, Rodriguez 90’+1) Franck Ribery may be in the twilight of his career, but his value to Bayern still cannot be understated. All eyes were on new signing Sandro Wagner, who was restricted to a late cameo despite the absence of Robert Lewandowski, but it was a trademark dribble ...

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Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery out for the rest of the year with ligament damage

The French winger, a key part of Bayern’s squad, was withdrawn by caretaker-coach Willy Sagnol in the second half of Bayern’s 2-2 draw with Hertha Berlin on Sunday. Ribery, 34, ruptured a ligament in his knee after stepping on the ball with no opponent nearby. He will not need surgery but his knee will be put into a splint for several weeks ...

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