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Ribery Apologises For Reportedly Slapping A TV Pundit

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Former France international Franck Ribery has issued a public apology to French television pundit Patrick Guillou, who he reportedly insulted and assaulted following Bayern Munich’s away defeat to Borussia Dortmund at the weekend. “I had a meeting with Patrick Guillou yesterday in Munich,” Ribery said in a video posted on Bayern’s website in German. “We spoke for a long time …

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Dortmund See Off Bayern In Five-Goal Der Klassiker

Paco Alcacer scored the winner as Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund twice came from behind to beat defending champions Bayern Munich 3-2 on Saturday and move seven points clear of their third-placed rivals. The result piles added pressure on Bayern head coach Niko Kovac, as his side’s chances of winning a seventh straight title in his first season in charge took …

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Ten-Man Bayern End Winless Streak As Alcacer Keeps Dortmund Top

Ten-man Bayern Munich ended their four-match winless streak on Saturday while Borussia Dortmund routed Stuggart 4-0 to stay top of the Bundesliga. Robert Lewandowski scored twice in a 3-1 win at Wolfsburg as Bayern bounced back from back-to-back league defeats. Bayern leapt from sixth to second in the Bundesliga the day after chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge and president Uli Hoeness slammed …

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Rising Bayern Star Johansson Uncertain On Irish Commitment

Bayern Munich starlet and recent Irish U19s call-up Ryan Johansson has stalled on committing to Ireland and has opted to continue his international career with Luxembourg. Johansson will choose Luxembourg, where he was born, over Ireland, a country that could perhaps fast track him to a senior call-up quicker than O’Neill’s side. The 17-year old had appeared for the Irish …

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Cheat Sheet: A Roundup Of This Weekend’s European Action

Pundit Arena’s Cheat Sheet summarises the weekend action from Spain, Italy, Germany and France, including a thriller at Camp Nou. Spain  Gerard Piqué salvaged a point for 10-man Barcelona after clearing one shot off the line and making mistakes for each of Girona’s goals in an enthralling 2-2 draw at the Camp Nou on Sunday. Ben Yedder scored a hat-trick as …

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17-Year-Old Vancouver Star Davies Joins Bayern Munich In Record Deal

Vancouver Whitecaps starlet Alphonso Davies has joined Bayern Munich in a record-breaking $13 million deal, the highest transfer fee ever paid for a Major League Soccer player, it was confirmed on Wednesday. Davies, who turns 18 in November, has signed a contract which runs from January 2019 until June 2023, the two clubs confirmed. The Whitecaps said the deal could …

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Mesut Ozil’s Agent Issues Fiery Response In Row With Bayern’s Uli Hoeness

KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 27: Mesut Oezil of Germany looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Korea Republic and Germany at Kazan Arena on June 27, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by TF-Images/Getty Images)

The agent of Mesut Ozil has given a strong response to Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness’ scathing reaction to his client’s international retirement. The Arsenal playmaker called time on his Germany career in a strongly-worded statement at the weekend – citing, in particular, a racist undercurrent towards him in the guise of actual criticism of his performances. Hoeness, however, believes …

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