Bayern Munich closer to record 7th straight Bundesliga title

Soccer 05/04/19, 11:07

Bayern Munich took another step toward a record-extending seventh straight Bundesliga title on Saturday, and the bottom three teams all lost to extend the relegation fight into another week. Robert Lewandowski, Leon Goretzka and Franck Ribery scored for Bayern to beat ...

Thousands in Germany protest planned EU internet reforms

Europe 03/23/19, 11:57

Tens of thousands of people have marched in cities across Germany to protest planned European Union copyright reforms that they fear will lead to online censorship.The dpa news agency reports the biggest protest Saturday was in Munich, where 40,000 people ...

Stuttgart routs Hannover 5-1 in Bundesliga relegation fight

Soccer 03/03/19, 11:58

Two Bundesliga teams offered contrasting examples in the value of switching — or keeping — coaches midseason in a relegation fight on Sunday.Stuttgart, which stuck with Markus Weinzierl as coach despite just two points in eight games without a win, ...

4 teams battling relegation in Germany

Soccer 01/31/19, 09:15

The Bundesliga is a bit upside down this season.Instead of Bayern Munich running away with the title while several teams fight against relegation, there is excitement at the top of the standings while four teams trail well below the rest ...

Dortmund moves 9 points ahead of Bayern in Germany

Soccer 01/26/19, 11:48

Borussia Dortmund stretched its Bundesliga lead over defending champion Bayern Munich to nine points on Saturday after thrashing Hannover 5-1.Dortmund captain Marco Reus, back after an ankle injury, scored one, set up another and missed what seemed a certain goal ...

Flights suspended at German airport after car incident

Europe 12/29/18, 13:02

Flights were suspended at Hannover airport in central Germany on Saturday after a man drove a car through a gate and onto the apron where planes park and are loaded, authorities said.Hannover police said on Twitter that officers stopped the ...

Bayern pressures Dortmund with 4-0 rout in Hannover

Soccer 12/15/18, 11:46

Bayern Munich put some pressure on Bundesliga leader Borussia Dortmund by routing Hannover 4-0 on Saturday.Bayern's away victory and helped the six-time defending champion close the gap behind Dortmund to six points ahead of the leader's home game against Werder ...

Gladbach reclaims 2nd in Bundesliga despite early Wood goal

Soccer 11/25/18, 14:41

Borussia Moenchengladbach reclaimed second place in the Bundesliga on Sunday with another fine attacking display in a 4-1 rout of Hannover.Only league leader Borussia Dortmund has scored more goals (35) in 12 rounds so far, as 'Gladbach took its tally ...

Volkswagen to devote 3 German plants to electric car push

Europe 11/14/18, 15:05

German automaker Volkswagen will convert three factories in Germany to manufacture electric cars, ramping up production of zero-local emission cars ahead of tougher European emissions standards, the company said Wednesday.Wolfsburg-based Volkswagen said Wednesday that it would begin local production of ...

Stuttgart fires coach Korkut after lackluster start

Soccer 10/07/18, 06:38

Stuttgart has fired coach Tayfun Korkut and his assistants Ilija Aracic and Steven Cherundolo after the side's poor start in the Bundesliga.Losing to previously bottom Hannover 3-1 on Saturday left Stuttgart last in the league after seven games.Former Germany defender ...

Bundesliga fans protest commercialization with silence

Soccer 09/25/18, 16:23

Bundesliga games kicked off to uncustomary silence on Tuesday as fans protested against inconvenient kick-off times, increased ticket prices and the general commercialization of the game.Following through on an "atmosphere boycott" that was announced before the games, Werder Bremen fans ...

End of content

No more pages to load