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Done Deal: Bayern Munich Confirm Signing of €35m Dortmund Defender

Mats Hummels of Borussia Dortmund during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and VfL Wolfsburg on April 30, 2016 at the Signal Idun Park stadium in Dortmund, Germany.(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

Bayern Munich are wasting absolutely no time this summer, it would seem. Less than an hour after confirming that they had beaten Manchester United to the signature of Portuguese teenae sensation Renato Sanches, the Bundesliga giants have confirmed a deal to take Mats Hummels back to the club after an eight year spell at Dortmund. TRANSFER COMPLETE! #FCBayern have also …

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Massive Blow For Manchester United As Bayern Munich Confirm Signing Of Major Target

Manchester United Target Renato Sanches signs for Bayern Munich

In what will be a massive blow to Manchester United, Bayern Munich have today confirmed the signing of long time target Renato Sanches. The 18 year old Portuguese international has agreed a five year deal to move to the Allianz Arena following his participation with the national side in this summer’s European Championships. DONE DEAL! 18-year-old Renato #Sanches will join from …

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Report: Liverpool Scouting Bundesliga Goalkeeper As Potential Mignolet Replacement

It may have been an understrength Liverpool side that succumbed to a 3-1 defeat against Swansea on Sunday afternoon, but their shocking defensive display will undoubtedly have worried manager Jürgen Klopp. Klopp has recently suggested that strengthening the defence will be a priority for Liverpool this summer. With Schalke defender Joël Matip already arriving in the summer, and the likes of …

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Bundesliga: Bayern Munich Closing In On Borussia Dortmund Star

during a press conference ahead of the UEFA Europa League round of 16 second leg match between Tottenham Hotspur FC and Borussion Dortmund at White Hart Lane on March 16, 2016 in London, England.

As predictable as night following day, Bayern Munich hoovering up top talent from the Bundesliga has become a regular occurrence. With Dortmund as their nearest challengers, it stands to reason that Bayern would try to recruit their players – and they tend to get them too. Having poached star players Mario Götze and Robert Lewandowski from BVB in recent years, they …

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Report: Arsenal Agree Personal Terms With Major Transfer Target

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 07: Granit Xhaka during the training session of Borussia Moenchengladbach on the eve of the UEFA Champions League group D match against Manchester City at Etihad Stadium on December 07, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Christian Verheyen/Borussia Moenchengladbach via Getty Images)

With fan unrest and the prospect of civil war looming large, Arsenal fans were due a bit of good news.  Such news has thankfully arrived this morning with reports that the club has agreed personal terms with one of their primary transfer targets for this summer – namely Borussia Mönchengladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka.  Bleacher Report Insider Dean Jones is today reporting …

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Watch: Bayern Munich’s Arturo Vidal Wins Crucial Penalty With Shocking Dive

Simulation. Until a certain Dubliner intervened, it was the sporting story of the week. Jamie Vardy’s swan-like leap on Sunday against West Ham has inexplicably split the footballing world. He was correctly cautioned for simulation as Jamie Carragher expertly illustrated on Sky’s Monday Night Football. However, in Germany last night, Chilean international and supposed “hardman” Arturo Vidal bested Vardy for …

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The Rise Of A Club: Berlin Craves A Champions League Return

BERLIN - MARCH 23: Hertha Berlin fans during the German Bundesliga match between Hertha Berlin and Energie Cottbus held on March 23, 2003 at The Olympic Stadium, in Berlin, Germany. Hertha Berlin won the match 3-1. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Of the five big leagues in Europe (England, Spain, Germany, Italy and France), all have a team from the capital in the top three. London, Rome and Madrid have always been at the epicentre of their respective leagues. The clubs from these cities may often be overshadowed by rivals from other cities (Barcelona, Manchester, Turin) but they are consistent in …

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Report: Liverpool Competing To Sign €30m Bundesliga Prospect

GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - MARCH 18: Mahmoud Dahoud of Borussia Moenchengladbach is chased by Leon Goretzka of FC Schalke 04 during the Bundesliga match between FC Schalke 04 and Borussia Moenchengladbach at Veltins-Arena on March 18, 2016 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany (Photo by Christian Verheyen/Borussia Moenchengladbach via Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has clearly identified the midfield as an area that needs serious renovation this summer. Having already agreed a deal for Marko Grujić, allegedly already having spoken to Udinese’s Polish international Piotr Zieliński and been heavily linked to Bayern’s Mario Götze, the club are now looking at highly-rated Borussia Mönchengladbach midfielder Mahmoud Dahoud to bolster their ranks, according to the …

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Latest Xhaka News Will Have Arsenal Fans Giddy With Excitement

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 25: Granit Xhaka (Arsenal target) of Switzerland in action during the International Friendly match between Republic of Ireland and Switzerland at Aviva Stadium on March 25, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

As Arsenal look to rebuild a title winning side, it seems that Arsene Wenger has finally made a formal approach for a long-term target. Arsenal’s title chasing ambitions finally ended at the weekend following the 3-3 draw with Champions League chasing West Ham United. Already out of the FA Cup, League Cup and Champions League, the 2015/16 season will be …

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Europa League: Liverpool Manager’s Influence Has Dortmund Worried

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Jürgen Klopp will make an emotional return to the Westfalenstadion this week as he brings his Liverpool side to face Dortmund in the quarter finals of the Europa League. The German side are riding high in both this competition and the Bundesliga – and as such, are strong favourites for not just this tie but for the Europa League tournament as a …

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Reports: Borussia Dortmund Midfielder To Join Arsenal This Summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Borussia Dortmund and Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal battle for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund at the Emirates Stadium on November 26, 2014 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Several media outlets are reporting today that Arsenal are set to secure the signature of Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan this summer. The highly rated 27 year-old joined the Bundesliga side in 2013 after a successful period with Shaktar Donetsk. Having scored 22 goals in 85 appearances for 2013 Champions League finalists, Mkhitaryan may be looking for a new challenge. According to …

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FC Cologne Reveal Asking Price For Top Liverpool Target

Liverpool target Jonas Hector during the International Friendly match between Germany and England at Olympiastadion on March 26, 2016 in Berlin, Germany.

If Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp really is adamant that he wants as much transfer business as possible to be done by July 1st, the bulk of Liverpool’s activity will have to be carried out before the European Championships begins in early June. To he credit, two deals have already been wrapped up in the form of Marko Grujić and Joël Matip, and …

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Dortmund Star Emerges As Big Summer Transfer Target For Arsenal

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Dortmund celebrate the second goal during the First Bundesliga match at between VfL Wolfsburg and Borussia Dortmund at Volkswagen Arena on December 5, 2015 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Oliver Hardt/Getty Images For MAN)

Further to reports in German media this morning that Arsenal had lined up a deal for Gladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka, it seems that they are not done shopping in the Bundesliga just yet. The Guardian are today reporting that Borussia Dortmund playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan has emerged as a big summer target for Gunners boss Arsène Wenger as he looks to restructure …

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