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Borussia Dortmund’s Mats Hummels submits request to join Bayern Munich

Central defender Mats Hummels has won 46 caps for Germany. Photograph: Michael Probst/AP

Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels has submitted an official request to join Bayern Munich next season, with negotiations over a transfer fee for the Germany international now expected to be finalised. Earlier this week, Bayern chairman, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, revealed that discussions with Hummels had already began over a summer move. A statement from Dortmund on Thursday confirmed that the 27-year-old ...

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Slick Atlético inflict more Spain pain on Bayern

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Saúl Ñíguez scores majestic early goal for impressive home team David Alaba and Fernando Torres both strike goal frame in second half Bayern seven UEFA Champions League knockout games without win away from home Diego Simeone’s side keep 14th clean sheet in 16 European home matches Second leg is in Munich next Tuesday, with final in Milan on 28 May ...

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UEFA Champions League preview: In-form teams collide as Atlético welcome Bayern

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Two in-form sides collide as Atlético Madrid host Bayern München in the semi-final first leg with Josep Guardiola “relaxed” about his last chance to win the trophy at his current club. Atlético Madrid welcome Bayern München in semi-final first leg Josep Guadiola “relaxed” about last chance to reach final with Bayern Atlético have won their last five games and are ...

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Bayern edge past Benfica and into UCL semi-finals

Thomas Müller celebrates after putting Bayern 2-1 up
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Bayern München are through to the last four of the UEFA Champions League for the fifth season running after coming through a tough examination in Lisbon. Raúl Jiménez’s goal before the half-hour mark briefly brought this quarter-final level but once Arturo Vidal had driven in a killer away goal there was only one likely winner. Thomas Müller made it 2-1 ...

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Vidal gives Bayern the edge against Benfica

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An early goal from Arturo Vidal proved enough for Bayern München to record a slender win at home to Benfica in this UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg, although their failure to add to that lead leaves the tie in the balance. Bayern had needed to come from two goals down at home to Juventus in their round of 16 ...

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Barcelona face Atletico Madrid in Champions League quarters

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Defending UEFA Champions League holders Barcelona will face fellow La Liga side Atletico Madrid in the quarter finals of the competition. The defending champions and Atletico reprise their meeting from the 2013/2014 semi-finals which Atletico won via a 2-1 aggregate score. 10-time Euroean Cup winners Real Madrid will play against Wolfsburg of Germany. It will be the first meeting of ...

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Bayern break Juve hearts in roller-coaster drama

Bayern came from two down to force extra time and eventually see off Juventus 4-2 on the night and 6-4 over the two matches
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Two goals in three extra-time minutes from substitutes Thiago Alcántara and Kingsley Coman decided a roller-coaster UEFA Champions League round of 16 tie in Bayern München’s favour, as an initially excellent Juventus display foundered amid a dramatic finale to an already see-saw encounter. In a direct reversal of the Turin first leg, and at a ground where Bayern had won their ...

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