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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he initially 'felt empty inside' after the club secured the Premier League title.

Bayern Munich boss praises Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp

Bayern Munich coach Hansi Flick has heaped praise on Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp following his side's Premier League title success.
Borussia Dortmund managing director Hans-Joachim Watzke says the club want to sign Birmingham City midfielder Jude Bellingham, but admits competition to sign the 16-year-old prodigy will be fierce.

Borussia Dortmund hope to win £30 million chase for Manchester United target

Borussia Dortmund managing director Hans-Joachim Watzke says the club want to sign Birmingham City midfielder Jude Bellingham, but admits competition to sign the 16-year-old prodigy will be fierce.
Chancellor Angela Merkel

German chancellor gives go-ahead for Bundesliga to restart May 15

The Bundesliga will resume on May 15, the German league confirmed Wednesday, after Chancellor Angela Merkel and state leaders gave the green light to restart behind closed doors following weeks of shutdown imposed to control the spread of the coronavirus.
DFL CEO Christian Seifert holds a speech during the 2018 DFL New Year Reception at Thurn & Taxis Palais on January 16, 2018 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Simon Hofmann-Bongarts-Getty Images

German football ‘must repay trust’ – Bundesliga chief

The boss of the Bundesliga says the German league must repay the trust shown by Angela Merkel’s government if football returns, as expected on May 9, despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Bayern Munich's Leon Goretzka scores their second goal. REUTERS-Michael Dalder

German clubs buoyed by potential mid-May season restart

German football clubs are hoping a return to action is on the horizon, even if it means playing in closed stadiums, after the country’s health minister and regional leaders said matches could potentially resume from May 9.
Chelsea will have to wait until at least the summer to try and secure the signings of top attacking targets Jadon Sancho and Timo Werner.

Jadon Sancho agrees terms with Manchester United

Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho has reportedly agreed on personal terms with Manchester United to move to Old Trafford in this summer transfer window.
Dortmund's English midfielder Jadon Sancho celebrates scoring during the Bundesliga match BVB Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt

Jadon Sancho won’t be sold for less than Borussia Dortmund’s valuation – club chief

Borussia Dortmund’s CEO has stated that despite any potential financial crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Jadon Sancho will not be sold for less than the current asking price this summer.
Borussia Moenchengladbach’s squad have offered to give up their wages to help the club’s financial situation during the coronavirus pandemic, sporting director Max Eberl said on Thursday.

Borussia Moenchengladbach players give up wages to help club during pandemic

Borussia Moenchengladbach’s squad have offered to give up their wages to help the club’s financial situation during the coronavirus pandemic, sporting director Max Eberl said on Thursday.
Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke believes German football is facing the greatest crisis in its history as it attempts to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.

German football facing its biggest ever crisis – Dortmund chief

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke believes German football is facing "the greatest crisis in its history" as it attempts to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.
Borussia Dortmund have decided to cancel their pre-season tour to Asia during the summer of 2020 due to the outbreak of the SARS-CoV2 virus that has crippled a lot of countries in the region.

Borussia Dortmund cancel pre-season tour to Asia in the wake of coronavirus outbreak

Borussia Dortmund have decided to cancel their pre-season tour to Asia during the summer of 2020 due to the outbreak of the SARS-CoV2 virus that has crippled a lot of countries in the region.
Dortmund's English midfielder Jadon Sancho celebrates scoring during the Bundesliga match BVB Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt

Hans-Joachim Watzke: Jadon Sancho doesn’t want to leave Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke does not believe Jadon Sancho wants to leave the Bundesliga outfit amid growing links to Manchester United.
Borussia Dortmund have completed the signing of Erling Braut Haaland from RB Salzburg.

Erling Braut Haaland signs for Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund have officially completed the signing for Norwegian sensation Erling Braut Haaland from Red Bull Salzburg.

Borussia Dortmund urged to make move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic

The legendary forward is out of contract at the end of the year, having confirmed that he will not sign an extended deal with the LA Galaxy, where he has played since leaving Manchester United on a free transfer in 2018.
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Axel Witsel has opened up on the numerous transfers in his career that nearly went through, including moves to Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus.

Borussia Dortmund star opens up on failed moves to Manchester United, Real Madrid

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Axel Witsel has opened up on the numerous transfers in his career that nearly went through, including moves to Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus.
Borussia Dortmund star Mario Gotze has played down reports linking him to a move to Arsenal, as he looks forward to renewing his contract with his boyhood club.

Borussia Dortmund star Mario Gotze responds to Arsenal links

Borussia Dortmund star Mario Gotze has played down reports linking him to a move to Arsenal, as he looks forward to renewing his contract with his boyhood club.
(L-R) Dortmund’s Portuguese defender Raphael Guerreiro, Dortmund’s English midfielder Jadon Sancho and Dortmund’s Danish midfielder Thomas Delaney applaud after the German First division Bundesliga football match BVB Borussia Moenchengladbach v Borussia Dortmund in Moenchengladbach, western Germany, on May 18, 2019. (Photo by LEON KUEGELER / AFP) / DFL

Borussia Dortmund put brave face on title misery

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has said his team played “like champions” after they narrowly missed out on the Bundesliga title on Saturday.
Dortmund’s players react after the German first division Bundesliga football match Schalke 04 vs Borussia Dortmund on December 8, 2018 in Gelsenkirchen. (Photo by Patrik STOLLARZ - AFP) -

Borussia Dortmund hope to avoid Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool in last 16

Borussia Dortmund is hoping to avoid ex-coach Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool when the last 16 of the Champions League is drawn on Monday.

Hans-Joachim Watzke: Matthias Sammer, not Pep Guardiola, sparked Bayern Munich’s dominance

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke believes that Matthias Sammer, and not Pep Guardiola, was the trigger for Bayern Munich's ongoing dominance.

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