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Robert Lewandowski does not want to leave Bayern Munich, Bundesliga champions say

Robert Lewandowski does not want to leave Bayern Munich, according to the club

Bayern Munich claim Robert Lewandowski does not want to leave the Bundesliga champions, adding clubs “risk a FIFA penalty” if they negotiate with the player. Sky Sports News HQ reported earlier on Wednesday that United and Chelsea want to sign the Poland striker this summer and had both held initial talks with his representatives. The Bundesliga champions told Sky Germany: ...

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Corentin Tolisso signs for Bayern Munich from Lyon


Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich have won the race to sign Corentin Tolisso from Lyon. The 22-year-old France midfielder, who had been linked with Chelsea and Juventus, has signed a five-year contract at the Allianz Arena. Tolisso told fcbayern.com: “I had a wonderful time at Lyon, for which I was very grateful. Now I’m looking forward to playing for one of ...

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Bayern win record 5th straight Bundesliga title

Bayern captain Philipp Lahm now has a record nine Bundesliga titles, one more than Oliver Kahn, Mehmet Scholl and Bastian Schweinsteiger (Image credit: Getty Images)

Bayern Munich thrashed Wolfsburg 6-0 to clinch the Bundesliga for a record fifth straight season and give manager Carlo Ancelotti a title in a fourth top European league. It has been another season of domestic dominance for Bayern, who wrapped up their 27th championship with three games to go with a thumping win. Ancelotti’s side have lost just twice in ...

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Bayern Munich keeper Manuel Neuer suffers fractured foot

Bayern Munich keeper Manuel Neuer could miss the rest of the season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer fractured his left foot during the Champions League quarter-final second-leg defeat by Real Madrid on Tuesday. Neuer, 31, sustained the injury during Cristiano Ronaldo’s third goal in extra time as Bayern lost 6-3 on aggregate. The Germany keeper could be set to miss the rest of the season. “Neuer will undergo a thorough examination on ...

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Carlo Ancelotti: ‘Video Assistant Referees are needed in football’

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Carlo Ancelotti warned “it’s time for VAR, because you can’t decide a Champions League semi-final spot like this” after Bayern Munich’s controversial loss to Real Madrid. The Germans had lost 2-1 on home turf in the first leg, but turned it around at the Bernabeu to match them 3-3 on aggregate and on away goals. Arturo Vidal was sent off ...

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UEFA Champions League: Ronaldo hat-trick knocks out Bayern Munich


Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick as holders Real Madrid controversially overcame Bayern Munich in extra time to reach the Champions League semi-finals. Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal’s harsh 84th-minute dismissal was the first pivotal moment of a thrilling game, and then Ronaldo was clearly standing in an offside position to score Madrid’s second in extra time. Needing at least two ...

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Bale out of Real Madrid v Bayern Munich return leg

Gareth Bale has made 30 appearances for club and country this season, scoring 13 goals (Image credit: Getty Images)

Real Madrid will be without Gareth Bale but Bayern Munich welcome back Robert Lewandowski for Tuesday’s Champions League quarter-final second leg at the Bernabeu. Wales forward Bale is out because of an ankle problem he picked up in Real’s 2-1 win in the first leg last week. Lewandowski, who has scored 38 goals in 40 games for Bayern this season, ...

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Ronaldo’s record-breaking double gives Madrid win at Bayern


Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score 100 UEFA club competition goals as holders Real Madrid came from a goal down to win 2-1 at Bayern München. Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in the second half to become the first player to reach 100 goals in UEFA club competition and help Real Madrid overturn a first-half headed goal by Arturo ...

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Bayern v Real Madrid: line-ups, where to watch, form guide

(L-R) Bayern Munich's Austrian defender David Alaba, Bayern Munich's Spanish midfielder Thiago Alcantara, Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa and Bayern Munich's Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal attend a training session at the team's training grounds in Munich, southern Germany, on April 11, 2017, on the eve of the UEFA Champions League quarterfinal football match between FC Bayern Munich and Real Madrid. / AFP PHOTO / Christof STACHE        (Photo credit should read CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

It’s a case of master meets apprentice as ex-Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti pits his wits against former assistant Zinédine Zidane – and both reckon there won’t be much in it. Bayern and Real Madrid in 11th European Cup knockout tie Teams’ 23rd meeting, the most-played fixture in UEFA club competition Bayern coach Carlo Ancelotti won Madrid’s tenth European Cup in 2014 ...

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