Oct 10, 2012 11:09 EDT
Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye is unlikely to start France's friendly game against Japan on Friday due to a stomach problem, coach Didier Deschamps revealed on Wednesday.
Oct 08, 2012 12:03 EDT
Borussia Dortmund have been hit by a string of injuries with Mats Hummels, Sven Bender and Jakub Blaszczykowski, all out of action after receiving knocks during the Bundesliga club's 1-1 draw against Hanover.
Oct 08, 2012 11:02 EDT
Germany coach Joachim Loew on Monday called up Hamburg defender Heiko Westermann to replace injured Mats Hummels in his squad for 2014 World Cup qualifiers against the Republic of Ireland and Sweden.
Oct 07, 2012 18:18 EDT
Clement Chantome has replaced the injured Lassana Diarra in France's squad for the friendly with Japan and the World Cup qualifier against Spain, the French Football Federation announced on Sunday night.
Oct 07, 2012 14:41 EDT
Defending champions Borussia Dortmund stayed fourth in the Bundesliga on Sunday after Hanover's Mame Diouf hit a late equaliser to rescue a 1-1 draw and a share of the points.
Oct 07, 2012 12:18 EDT
Second-place Eintracht Frankfurt suffered their first Bundesliga defeat of the season on Sunday after going down to a shock 2-0 loss at Borussia Moenchengladbach.
Oct 06, 2012 20:35 EDT
Bayern Munich may have equalled the record for the most wins at the start of a Bundesliga season, but Bastian Schweinsteiger insists they are out to break Borussia Dortmund's stranglehold on the league.
Oct 06, 2012 13:52 EDT
Bayern Munich bounced back from their midweek Champions League defeat in Belarus as France star Franck Ribery scored both goals in their 2-0 win at home to Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga on Saturday.
Oct 05, 2012 21:35 EDT
Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is demanding Bayern Munich bounce back from their midweek Champions League defeat at BATE Borisov and return to winning ways on Saturday at home to Hoffenheim.
Oct 05, 2012 10:48 EDT
Spain on Friday called up 24-year-old Javi Martinez to stand in for injured defender Gerard Pique in their upcoming World Cup qualifying matches against France and Belarus.
Oct 05, 2012 10:13 EDT
Belarus champions BATE Borisov have made a strong start to their Champions League campaign, topping Group F with a maximum of six points, but their success has come as no surprise to club president Anatoly Kapsky.
Oct 05, 2012 09:08 EDT
Bastian Schweinsteiger was recalled Friday by Germany coach Joachim Loew for the upcoming 2014 World Cup qualifiers against the Republic of Ireland and Sweden.
Oct 04, 2012 12:54 EDT
France coach Didier Deschamps on Thursday unveiled a 23-man squad to take on Japan in a friendly at the Stade de France in Paris on October 12 and the World Cup qualifier against Spain in Madrid four days later.
Oct 04, 2012 12:50 EDT
Defending Bundesliga champions Borussia Dortmund are waiting on the fitness of Germany pair defender Mats Hummels and midfielder Ilkay Gundogan ahead of Sunday's league game at Hanover 96.
Oct 04, 2012 12:47 EDT
Bastian Schweinsteiger and Rene Adler are expected to return to the Germany squad when coach Joachim Loew names his side on Friday for the World Cup qualifiers against Ireland and Sweden.
Oct 04, 2012 12:39 EDT
Belgium coach Marc Wilmots on Thursday announced his 24-man squad to face Serbia in Belgrade on October 12 and Scotland four days later in Brussels for the upcoming 2014 World Cup qualifiers in Group A.
Oct 03, 2012 10:43 EDT
Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes has insisted they must now treat every Champions League match as if it were the final in the wake of their shock defeat at BATE Borisov.
Oct 02, 2012 22:05 EDT
Chelsea coach Roberto Di Matteo admitted his side had been slightly fortunate to come away with a 4-0 win over Danish minnows FC Nordsjaelland in their second Champions League outing.
Oct 02, 2012 22:01 EDT
Former Arsenal star Aleksandr Hleb has insisted BATE Borisov are keeping their feet firmly on the ground despite their shock 3-1 Champions League home win over last season's finalists Bayern Munich.
Oct 02, 2012 17:09 EDT
Bayern Munich's hopes of progressing to the knock-out phase of the Champions League suffered a mauling in Minsk on Tuesday as they slumped to a shock 3-1 defeat at Belarus champions BATE Borisov.