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Bayern Munich beat Frankfurt to stretch Bundesliga lead

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Bayern Munich extended their lead at the top of the Bundesliga to eight points as they beat Frankfurt and RB Leipzig drew with Mainz. Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal secured victory for Bayern with his fourth goal in his past four Bundesliga games. He met Joshua Kimmich’s cross at the far post and headed it in beyond Frankfurt goalkeeper Lukas Hradecky. ...

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Bayern beat PSG but French side top group

Bayern ended the group stage having won all their home games (Image credit: Getty Images)

France midfielder Corentin Tolisso scored twice to earn Bayern Munich victory but Paris St-Germain advance to the Champions League last-16 draw as Group B winners. Bayern needed to win by four goals to finish above PSG and they got off to a fine start with Robert Lewandowski’s close-range finish after eight minutes. Tolisso’s header doubled the lead before Kylian Mbappe ...

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Bundesliga: Monchengladbach snap Munich’s winning run

Bayern had only previously conceded one league goal since Heynckes returned as manager in October (Image credit: Reuters)

Bayern Munich lost 2-1 to Borussia Monchengladbach, ending manager Jupp Heynckes’ 30-game unbeaten run in the Bundesliga. They are Heynckes’ first dropped points since taking over in October, following nine straight wins in all competitions. Thorgan Hazard put Monchengladbach ahead with a 39th minute penalty after Niklas Sule’s handball. Matthias Ginter added the hosts’ second before Arturo Vidal pulled a goal ...

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UCL Wrap: Barcelona, Paris and United make it three from three

Neymar was among the scorers for Paris
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Barcelona – with the help of Lionel Messi’s 100th European goal – Manchester United and Paris all maintained perfect records, while Chelsea and Roma drew 3-3 in London. Group A Benfica 0-1 Manchester United Aged just 18 years and 52 days, Benfica’s Mile Svilar replaced Iker Casillas as the youngest keeper in UEFA Champions League history. He was beaten just ...

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Jupp Heynckes to return as Bayern Munich interim coach

Jupp Heynckes led Bayern Munich to the treble in 2013. Photograph: Guenter Schiffmann/AFP/Getty Images

Jupp Heynckes will be named as Bayern Munich’s interim coach, according to reports in Germany. The 72-year-old is set to return for a fourth spell in charge of the current German champions, having led them to a Bundesliga, German Cup and Champions League treble in 2013. Bayern dismissed Carlo Ancelotti last week following their 3-0 defeat by Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions ...

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Bayern Munich sack manager Carlo Ancelotti after historic PSG defeat

Carlo Ancelotti’s Bayern Munich side lost 3-0 to PSG in the Champions League on Wednesday. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

Bayern Munich have sacked Carlo Ancelotti after Wednesday’s 3-0 defeat to Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League. The Italian, who led Bayern to the Bundesliga title last season having been appointed to replace Pep Guardiola last summer, was dismissed after a meeting of the club’s board on Thursday. Earlier, Bayern’s chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge had called for “consequences” following the loss at the Parc des Princes, ...

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Cavani & Neymar lead PSG to beat Bayern Munich

Edinson Cavani scored in his sixth consecutive Champions League game (Image credit: AFP)

Paris St-Germain outgunned Bayern Munich in a heavyweight Champions League showdown to go three points clear at the top of Group B. Dani Alves fired the hosts into the lead after just 84 seconds following a great run and pass by Neymar. Alphonse Areola produced a flying save to deny Javi Martinez an equaliser before PSG sealed the points. Edinson ...

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Bayern Munich keeper Manuel Neuer ruled out until January

Bayern Munich keeper Manuel Neuer

Bayern Munich and Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will be out until January after surgery on his broken left foot. The 31-year-old World Cup winner sustained the same injury to the same foot in April and suffered a repeat in training on Monday. Bayern are in the same Champions League group as Celtic and Neuer will miss their remaining five games. ...

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Lewandowski slammed by Bayern CEO Rummenigge over transfer complaints

Robert Lewandowski

Robert Lewandowski has been slammed by Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge after he questioned the club’s transfer policy. Over the summer Bayern signed Corentina Tolisso from Lyon, Niklas Sule from Hoffenheim and Kingsley Coman on a permanent deal from Juventus, as well as James Rodriguez on loan from Real Madrid. Lewandowski recently told Der Spiegel he wanted the Bavarians to compete for ...

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