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Schumacher Jr launches Formula race career
Mick Schumacher on test day earlier in April. Photo: DPA

Schumacher Jr launches Formula race career

Michael Schumacher's 16-year-old son starts his Formula Four career this weekend, under the pressure of living up to the famous family name of the seven-time Formula One world champion. READ  

Porto win costs Bayern €2 million
Manuel Neuer is keeping his old employer in business. Photo:DPA

Porto win costs Bayern €2 million

Bayern Munich silenced their critics with a comprehensive win over Porto in the Champions League on Wednesday. But that didn't stop them having to pay Schalke 04 €2 million for the privilege. READ  

Man Utd bid for Dortmund's Hummels
Mats Hummels. Photo:DPA

Man Utd bid for Dortmund's Hummels

Manchester United have tabled a €30 million bid for Borussia Dortmund's Germany defender Mats Hummels, according to a report in Sport Bild. READ  

FC Bayern silence critics in style
Post-match celebrations. Photo: DPA

FC Bayern silence critics in style

After an embarrassing 3-1 defeat away at FC Porto last week, Bayern Munich served up a goal feast as they crushed their opponents 6-1 in the quarter final second leg to progress to the semi-finals of the Champions League. READ  

Meet new Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel
Thomas Tuchel: the young pretender. Photo: DPA

Meet new Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel

Borussia Dortmund have named ex-Mainz manager Thomas Tuchel as Jürgen Klopp's successor. But the legendary coach who steered BVB from strength to strength will be a tough act to follow. READ  

Bayern doctor quits in spat with Guardiola
Tension on the touchline: Guardiola, Schweinsteiger and Müller-Wohlfahrt Photo: DPA

Bayern doctor quits in spat with Guardiola

The resignation of iconic club doctor Hans-Willhelm Müller-Wohlfahrt on Thursday evening threatens to unleash internal chaos at Bayern Munich after their Champions League humiliation at the hands of FC Porto. READ  

FC Bayern on brink of European exit
Defender Dante, left, considering the impact of his mistake. Photo: DPA

FC Bayern on brink of European exit

German giants Bayern Munich are on the brink of exiting the Champions League at the quarter final stage after they suffered a dismal 3-1 defeat away to FC Porto on Wednesday. READ  

Klopp confirms departure from Dortmund
Jurgen Klopp. Photo: DPA

Klopp confirms departure from Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund coach Jürgen Klopp has confirmed on Wednesday at a press conference that after seven years at the reins he will be leaving the club at the end of the season. READ  

Boxer knocks back hired killer allegations
Boxer Felix Sturm in 2014. Photo: DPA

Boxer knocks back hired killer allegations

State prosecutors in Cologne are investigating star boxer Felix Sturm, who is alleged to have hired a hitman to kill his former promoter. READ  

Banger-throwing fan hit with €30,000 fine
Cologne fans invade the pitch in Gladbach in February 2014. Photo: DPA

Banger-throwing fan hit with €30,000 fine

Cologne's state court ordered a 41-year-old football fan to pay a €30,000 fine on Wednesday after he threw a banger into another section of the stands, hurting seven people. READ  

Ethiopia's Legese wins Berlin half marathon
Ethiopia's Legese (R) crosses the finish line just ahead of Kenya's Kogei. Photo: APF

Ethiopia's Legese wins Berlin half marathon

Ethiopia's Birhanu Legese won the Berlin half marathon on Sunday as African runners dominated the top ten finishers in the men's race. READ  

Spectator killed in Nürburgring crash
A section of the Nürburgring's north circuit

Spectator killed in Nürburgring crash

A man has been killed and several others injured in an accident at Germany's Nürburgring racetrack. READ  

Alps plane crash
Höwedes takes focus off football
Photo: DPA

Höwedes takes focus off football

Germany defender Benedikt Höwedes held up a sign in memory of children from his home town killed in the Germanwings plane crash before a friendly against Australia on Wednesday night. READ  

No 2015 German Grand Prix, says circuit boss
British Formula 1 driver Max Chilton drives on the Hockenheim ring last year. Photo: DPA

No 2015 German Grand Prix, says circuit boss

The boss of the Hockenheim circuit has insisted there will not be a German Grand Prix held there in 2015 despite a Formula 1 race currently scheduled to be held in Germany from July 17th to 19th. READ  

Internet enables new wave of football violence
VfB Stuttgart fans. Photo; DPA

Internet enables new wave of football violence

Since the turn of the year German football has been plagued with numerous incidents of a violent nature. Is Germany seeing the start of a new era of football hooliganism? READ  

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