Tottenham Hotspur have identified Benjamin Pavard as the ideal candidate to replace the Toby Alderweireld, who is set to depart this summer
With a frustrating draw for Dortmund and a romping fourth consecutive victory for Stuttgart, Saturday's quarterfinal clash will provide an interesting match between the two sides.
Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubamenyang claimed his 14th Bundesliga goal of the season as Borussia Dortmund edged past arch-rivals Schalke to win a tense Ruhr derby 3-2 on Sunday.
Manchester City were beaten 4-2 by VfB Stuttgart in Germany on Saturday in their final pre-season friendly, with only a late flourish sparked by Raheem Sterling rescuing some pride.
Bayern Munich Sign Stuttgart Custodian Sven Ulreich
Matchday 9 in the Bundesliga served up two thrillers, one with no goals and the other with nine goals. Borussia MAi??nchengladbach and Wolfsburg both asserted their positions as Bayern challengers, while VfB Stuttgart and Frankfurt gave their fans 90 minutes for the history books.
Matchday 6 in the Bundesliga saw Borussia Dortmund lose the Revierderby, VfB Stuttgart get their first win, and Hamburg score their first goal. Schalke Defeat Dortmund in Revierderby The Revierderby is one of the fiercest rivalries in Germany, a battle of wills between rival cities in the heart of German coal country. As Schalke and Dortmund have consistently finished near the top of the Bundesliga in recent years, itai??i??s also become an assertion of dominance. But if this yearai??i??s Revierderby is anything to go by, BVB are in serious trouble. The loss was not only a dent to their ego, but meant that they slipped further down the table to 12th place after a 2-1 loss in Gelsenkirchen. Last year, BVB won this fixture, 3-1, thanks to goals from Sahin, Blaszczykowski, and Aubameyang. Two of those three are injured at the moment, and Kloppai??i??s ramshackle side was filled with players newly returned from injury and those unaccustomed to playing together. […]
Itai??i??s time to turn our attention to the new faces on the touchline this season in the Bundesliga. Here are the four trainers aspiring to take their new clubs to glory.
The Bundesliga is only two weeks away from what promises to be a dramatic finish.
Stuttgart defeated Schalke to earn three valuable points to stay afloat of the relegation zone. This and more in our review of matchday 31 in the Bundesliga.