Slip, Slip, Saved, Crossbar! Four words are enough to describe Bayerna s dramatic loss to Dortmund on Tuesday night. The Bavarians lost 2-0 on penalties(1-1 Normal Time) to Dortmund in a dramatic penalty shootout where Bayern missed all the four penalties. Bayern captain Philipp Lahm slipped while taking his first penalty as his shot flew over the bar and Ilkay Gundogan smashed Dortmunda s penalty into the top corner. Xabi Alonso was the second to slip as Bayerna s second penalty also flew over the goalpost while Sebastian Kehl buried his shot for Dortmund. After two of the experienced heads in his team slipped, Mario Gotze took the third shot but Mitch Langerak jumped the right way and saved, leaving Dortmund just one shot away from entering the final in Berlin. Mats Hummels’ low shot was kept out by Manuel Neuer who took the next penalty himself but hit the crossbar prompting wild celebrations in the Dortmund camp. Bayern entered […]

Deadline day generally involves a frenzy of activity as clubs fight to get the best talents they can afford. Even though transfer activity has been minimal on the last day in the German Bundesliga , the league has seen a busy summer. THT looks into the top five buys.