Bundesliga

Baba Rahman eagerly anticipating return

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Ghana and Schalke 04 defender Abdul Baba Rahman has returned to training following a cruciate ligament injury to his left knee. The injury occurred during Ghana’s opening match of the Afcon 2017 and has kept the player out for well over a year. The 23 year old has suffered a number of setbacks on the road back to fitness but ...

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Monchengladbach 2-2 Bremen: Hosts throw away two-goal lead

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Borussia Monchengladbach threw away a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga. Denis Zakaria and Thorgan Hazard handed Monchengladbach a comfortable 2-0 half-time lead, only for the hosts to slip to a draw after the turnaround. Monchengladbach had seemed on course for a second-straight win after their 1-0 victory at Hannover that ended a run of ...

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Reus strike earns Borussia Dortmund draw at RB Leipzig

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Schalke, Eintracht Frankfurt and Bayer Leverkusen all won in the Bundesliga on Saturday to remain firmly in the hunt for Champions League qualification, while the spoils were shared between fellow contenders Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig. While runaway leaders Bayern Munich have the Bundesliga title as good as won, the race for the top four looks set to go down to ...

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Bayern Munich near 6th straight title after win at Freiburg

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Bayern Munich closed in on their sixth consecutive Bundesliga title with a comfortable victory over Freiburg. Jupp Heynckes’ side are 20 points ahead of second-placed Schalke and require just eight points from their remaining nine games to clinch top spot again. Alexander Schwolow’s own goal and Corentin Tolisso’s spectacular strike gave Bayern a 2-0 half-time lead. Sandro Wagner and Thomas ...

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Baba Rahman: Injury woes are behind me

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It has been a long spell on the sidelines for Ghana and Schalke 04 left wing back, Baba Rahman. A cruciate ligament injury suffered while representing Ghana in the opening match of Afcon 2017 has kept the budding talent out for well over a year. During that spell Schalke have fired Markus Weinzierl, the manager who orchestrated his loan from ...

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Daniel Opare is still under contract with Augsburg

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Ghanaian defender Daniel Opare is still under contract with Bundesliga club Augsburg and will see out the rest of his contract which ends in the summer. Reports broke over the weekend that the full-back had his contract terminated by the club after having transfer talks with Schalke on deadline day at the end of last month. However, the Augsburg statement ...

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Bundesliga: Bayern Munich extend lead with win at Mainz

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German champions Bayern Munich extended their Bundesliga lead to 18 points with a comfortable victory at Mainz. Winger Franck Ribery sweetly struck the opener from the edge of the area, before midfielder James Rodriguez drilled in the second. On-loan Liverpool striker Divock Origi scored his fifth goal of the season in Wolfsburg’s 1-1 draw against Stuttgart. Meanwhile, two ex-Premier League players netted in Hertha ...

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Lookman scores winner on RB Leipzig debut

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Ademola Lookman struck the winner on his debut three days after leaving Everton on loan as RB Leipzig won at Borussia Moenchengladbach. The 20-year-old moved on deadline day despite Everton manager Sam Allardyce urging him to move on loan in England. After being on the pitch 11 minutes, Lookman drove into the bottom corner for an 89th-minute winner. He becomes the first ...

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Breaking: Augsburg terminate Daniel Opare’s contract

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German Bundesliga side FC Augsburg have terminated the contract of 27 year old Ghanaian fullback Daniel Opare. The versatile fullback has been ever present for the Bundesliga side this season,featuring in 17 matches so far, a number which is more than he has managed in the last three seasons. The team revealed that a contract renewal with Opare has been ...

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Baba Rahman delighted at Schalke return, begins training

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Ghana left-back, Baba Rahman, says he going back to Schalke was a choice that was important to his career. Rahman was moved on to Schalke on Monday from Chelsea in an 18-month loan and he is expected to complete his recovery from a knee injury and get to feature regularly for the German club. He began training on Wednesday in his ...

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