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Olympic chiefs want German 2024 bid
Overview of the Velodrom at the 32nd LEN European Swimming Championships 2014 in Berlin. Photo: DPA

Olympic chiefs want German 2024 bid

Germany should bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, the board of the German Olympic Committee (DOSB) decided on Tuesday with either Berlin or Hamburg the favoured potential candidate. READ  

World Cup winners lead Ballon d'Or race
Mannschaft captain Philipp Lahm is among the nominees. Photo: DPA

World Cup winners lead Ballon d'Or race

Six German footballers have been nominated for world footballer of the year - Ballon d'Or - following the country's World Cup success in Brazil this summer. READ  

7:1! Bayern celebrate record in Rome
Arjen Robben celebrates the first goal against AS Roma. Photo: DPA

7:1! Bayern celebrate record in Rome

Bayern Munich were elated on Tuesday night after securing a 7-1 victory against Roma in their group stage Champions League clash. READ  

Klopp slams Dortmund as slump continues
Jurgen Klopp looks downcast as Borussia Dortmund suffer another defeat. Photo: DPA

Klopp slams Dortmund as slump continues

Jurgen Klopp slammed his Borussia Dortmund side after Saturday's 2-1 defeat at Cologne made it five Bundesliga games without a win ahead of Wednesday's Champions League clash at Galatasaray. READ  

Germany vs. Ireland
'Naive' Germany can't overcome the Irish
John O'Shea celebrates Ireland's equalizer. Photo: DPA

'Naive' Germany can't overcome the Irish

Germany's coach Joachim Löw has described his side as "naive" after the world champions drew 1-1 with Ireland on Tuesday night in their Euro 2016 qualifier- It is their worst ever start to a qualification campaign. READ  

Germany vs. Ireland
Schürrle out of qualifier, Kroos goes Scottish
Schürrle will miss tonight's game with flu. Photo: DPA

Schürrle out of qualifier, Kroos goes Scottish

Germany’s preparations for their Euro 2016 qualifier against Ireland took a hit on Tuesday with Andre Schürrle ruled out with illness and star midfielder Toni Kroos getting the name of the opposition wrong. READ  

Löw: Euro qualification will not be a problem
Löw on the sidelines of Germany's defeat to Poland. Photo: DPA

Löw: Euro qualification will not be a problem

Germany's coach Joachim Löw insists the world champions will still qualify for Euro 2016 despite their shock defeat to Poland as they struggle to adapt after lifting the World Cup. READ  

Poland claim historic win over Germany
World Cup winners Müller and Kroos could only look on as Poland secured a 2-0 victory. Photo: DPA

Poland claim historic win over Germany

Poland stunned world champions Germany 2-0 in Warsaw on Saturday to claim an historic first victory over their neighbours who are now fourth in their Euro 2016 qualifying group. READ  

This man rode the Berlin U-Bahn in eight hours
Adham Fisher noting his departure time from a stop on the U1. Photo: Tom Barfield/The Local

This man rode the Berlin U-Bahn in eight hours

Adham Fisher, world record holder for the fastest tour of the New York subway, visited every single station on the Berlin U-Bahn in just over eight hours on Thursday. READ  

Schumacher's condition 'improving'
Jean Todt and Schumacher pictured in 2008. Photo: DPA

Schumacher's condition 'improving'

Michael Schumacher's condition is improving, according to one of his closest friends, former Ferrari boss Jean Todt. READ  

Schumacher Jr. second in kart championship
Photo: DPA

Schumacher Jr. second in kart championship

Mick Schumacher, son of seven-time world Formula One champion Michael, ended up finishing second in this season's German junior kart championships after losing the lead in Sunday's final round. READ  

Guardiola happy with ever-improving Bayern
Photo: DPA

Guardiola happy with ever-improving Bayern

Pep Guardiola says Bayern Munich are improving from game to game after opening a four point lead in the Bundesliga on the back of their perfect Champions League record. READ  

Former farmer breaks marathon world record
Kimetto crosses the line in a world record time. Photo: DPA

Former farmer breaks marathon world record

UPDATE: Kenya's Dennis Kimetto smashed the world record in the Berlin Marathon on Sunday as he made history by becoming the first man to break the 2hr 03min barrier. He led a field of 40,000 runners. READ  

Mercedes: No foul play over Rosberg retirement
Nico Rosberg retiring from the Singapore Grand Prix. Photo: DPA

Mercedes: No foul play over Rosberg retirement

Mercedes has ruled out foul play after confirming that Nico Rosberg's retirement from last week's Singapore Grand Prix was caused by contamination of the steering column electronics of his car. READ  

Robben to open museum devoted to himself
Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben. Photo: DPA

Robben to open museum devoted to himself

Bayern Munich star Arjen Robben wants to open a private museum in his own home to showcase his trophies and momentos once he hangs up his boots, the Dutch international said on Friday. READ  

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