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Bayern's David Alaba never tires of trophies - He turned 28 last week, but David Alaba is already one of football's most decorated players. As he goes for a fifth Bundesliga and German Cup double, Bayern Munich's quiet leader appears more important than ever.

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Now or never for Bayer Leverkusen -- 02.07.2020 -- Perennial bridesmaids Leverkusen have a long history of finishing second best. But Peter Bosz's side now have a chance to end their trophy drought in Saturday's German Cup final.

1 day ago

Wolfsburg favorites to win domestic double -- Wolfsburg are the team to beat in Germany. Essen are the team out to stop the best team in the land from sealing another domestic double. But changing the status quo is not always easy.

23 hours ago

Sane return: Bad for league, good for Germany -- 03.07.2020 -- After a drawn-out transfer saga, Leroy Sane's move from Manchester City to Bayern Munich is complete. While that's a blow to the rest of the Bundesliga, recent history shows it will help Germany ahead of Euro 2021.

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Leroy Sane joins Bayern Munich - Leroy Sane is returning to Germany after spending four seasons in the Premier League. Achraf Hakimi is on his way to Italy after two seasons with Borussia Dortmund. Follow DW for the latest transfer news and rumors.

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Mission accomplished for Heidenheim -- 02.07.2020 -- The first leg of the relegation playoff between Werder Bremen and Heidenheim certainly wasn't a classic for the neutral fan. But it did set up a nail biter and the chance of a sensation in the return match.

12 hours ago

Nianzou: Will Tuchel's loss be Flick's gain? -- 01.07.2020 -- Other top clubs were keen on the 18-year-old French defender, but Bayern Munich won the race. Nianzou's exit from Paris Saint-Germain "saddened" his former coach Thomas Tuchel, but what did Bayern see in him?

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Tönnies departure from Schalke long overdue -- 30.06.2020 -- Clemens Tönnies departure from Schalke has long been in the making. For DW's Jonathan Harding, the decision to step down is the first time he has taken responsibility for his actions.

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A strange season with familiar winners -- 28.06.2020 -- Bayern Munich lifted the title once again, making it eight in a row. But, that aside, 2019-20 was far from an average season. DW has gathered reaction from fans, players, coaches and journalists to a historic campaign.

4 days ago

DW Kick Off on Instagram -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

10 months ago

DW Bundesliga on Alexa -- Want to hear what we think about the latest Bundesliga matchday? Just ask your Alexa device to play the audio of our opinion piece.

10 months ago

What's new in F1 as the season finally starts -- The F1 season is finally set to start in Austria. A lot's changed in lockdown — many teams feared for their finances, while some drivers discovered either their inner online gamers, or perhaps their political conscience.

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The teams and drivers in 2020 -- Questions remain ahead of the shortened Formula One season. Will Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton continue to dominate? What can Sebastian Vettel do in his final season with Ferrari? DW analyzes the teams and drivers in 2020.

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The last goalscorer: Mario Gomez retires -- One of Germany's most prestigious goalscorers has retired. Mario Gomez, who was part of Bayern Munich's treble winning team in 2013, calls it quits after helping his boyhood team get back into the Bundesliga.

4 days ago

'Embarrassing' Hamburg blow promotion chance - 28.06.2020 - With their promotion rivals Heidenheim failing, Hamburg had a return to the Bundesliga in their grasp, but let it slip. It's the latest in a series of failures for one of Germany's most troubled clubs.

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Stuttgart and Hamburg: Bundesliga fallen giants' rocky road towards revival

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Borussia Dortmund expect €45 million in losses -- Borussia Dortmund said that games behind closed doors "affected all income and proceeds areas." But Bundesliga runners-up are optimistic, saying that transfer revenue may help close the revenue gap.

4 days ago

Will Japan be ready to host delayed Olympics? -- With the postponed Games due to open on July 23, 2021, many people question whether coronavirus pandemic will have been brought under control. Julian Ryall reports from Tokyo.

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Australia, NZ to host Women's World Cup -- Australia and New Zealand are targeting a new era for football Down Under after winning the right to host the 2023 Women's World Cup. The tournament is expected to deliver a popularity boom for the sport.

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NASCAR release noose photo, but 'no hate crime' -- US authorities said no charges will be filed after NASCAR's only black driver Bubba Wallace found a noose hanging in his garage stall. But NASCAR insist the noose "was real" and say they were right to protect Watson.

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DW Kick off on Facebook -- This is the place to come to find all of our Bundesliga and other football-related content on Facebook.

10 months ago

DW Sports on Twitter -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

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