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RB Leipzig Manager Ralph Hasenhüttl Appears To Confirm Arsenal Contact

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RB Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhüttl has just poured a load of petrol all over the fire of speculation surrounding Arsène Wenger’s Arsenal future. The newly-promoted Bundesliga side have been one of the biggest stories of the season so far, sitting three points clear of Bayern Munich (and unbeaten) on top of the table after twelve games. Leipzig’s exploits have not gone …

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Arsenal Target Bundesliga Star As Alexis Sanchez Replacement

Arsenal continued their impressive start to the season at Old Trafford on Saturday, coming form behind to secure a 1-1 draw against Manchester United. The result ensures that Arsene Wenger’s side has not lost a game since the opening day of the season. The draw however, sees them drop to fourth in the table, three points behind the charging Chelsea, …

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Serge Gnabry Delighted To Get Over ‘Difficult’ Time With Arsenal As Fans Ponder Wenger’s Decision

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Former Arsenal prodigy Serge Gnabry has revealed his relief to overcame two ‘difficult’ years with a stunning hat-trick on his Germany debut in the 8-0 win against San Marino. Gnabry became the first German to score three goals since Dieter Müller in the 1976 European Championship semi-final against Yugoslavia to put his country into the final. Forty years later, a youngster …

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Arsenal Expertly Trolled By Werder Bremen After Serge Gnabry’s Debut Hat-Trick For Germany

Although some people say that Germans don’t have a sense of humour, Bundesliga clubs seem to going out of their way to challenge that perception. Following Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s move to Manchester United, Borussia Dortmund issued a statement that both confirmed the news and trolled the “fifth-place English team last season”. While most United fans were expecting to have the last laugh, so …

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Euro Round-Up: Bayern Slip-Up Allows For Surprise Joint-Leaders Of The Bundesliga

MUNICH, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 5: Mats Hummels of Bayern Munich reacts during the Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at the Allianz Arena on November 5, 2016, in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Lukas Barth/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Just before Europe’s leagues take a breather for the international break, there is quite the story developing in the Bundesliga. Bayern Munich could only draw 1-1 with third-placed Hoffenheim (and even that came courtesy of a Stven Zuber own goal to cancel out Kerim Demerbay’s opener), to ensure both sides remain in the league. Also unbeaten this year are surprise …

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RB Leipzig: Are Germany’s Youngest (And Most Hated) Football Club A Rising Superpower?

DARMSTADT, GERMANY - OCTOBER 29: Marcel Sabitzer of Leipzig celebrates the first goal for his team with Diego Demme and Emil Forsberg of Leipzig during the Bundesliga match between SV Darmstadt 98 and RB Leipzig at Stadion am Boellenfalltor on October 29, 2016 in Darmstadt, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Scheuber/Bongarts/Getty Images)

People looking at the current Bundesliga table will see Bayern Munich in 1st place as the established order but who are the team also unbeaten that are in 2nd breathing down the German Champions necks? They are newly promoted RasenBallSport Leipzig, founded only in 2009 by initiative of energy drink maker ‘Red Bull‘ who purchased the playing right of fifth …

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Anthony Modeste: Europe’s Top Goalscorer Who Is Maintaining Köln’s Title Dreams

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The beginning of the 2016/17 campaign in the Bundesliga had the mainstream media arguing amongst themselves as to who would have the unrivalled quality to be Germany’s Torschützenkönig, the top scorer, at the end of the season. Naturally, the goalscoring exploits of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Robert Lewandowski’s lethal proficiency in front of goal saw the two placed as the only forwards who …

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Bundesliga Prodigy Reveals Why He Rejected Arsenal And Liverpool In The Summer

LEIPZIG, GERMANY - OCTOBER 23: Naby Deco Keita of Leipzig jubilates after scoring the first goal during the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and SV Werder Bremen at Red Bull Arena on October 23, 2016 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Kern/Bongarts/Getty Images)

RB Leipzig midfielder Naby Keita was a wanted man last summer with Arsenal and Liverpool among the clubs chasing his signature. The Guinean international instead joined newly-promoted the Bundesliga side from Red Bull Salzburg in a €15m deal in the summer, shunning interest from the aforementioned Premier League duo, as well as Manchester City and Southampton, to do so. At the …

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Arsene Wenger Put On Alert As Long Term Arsenal Target Confirms He Will Leave Wolfsburg This Season

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Arsenal remain in the market for a centre forward. For the past number of seasons it seems Arsenal have been perennially linked with a move for Julian Draxler. Rumours of bids being made and the player’s desire to leave Wolfsburg have all freely circulated in the past. Throughout that time, the German international has reportedly been on the verge of joining Arsenal on …

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