Bayern Munich extended lead to 10 points

Bayern Munich extended their lead at the top of the Bundesliga to 10 points with a comfortable win over Eintracht Frankfurt, as their title rivals lost. Robert Lewandowski opened the scoring on 38 minutes and Douglas Costa doubled the lead two minutes later. The Poland striker scored his second of the game after half-time to…

Bayern held by Schalke as Lahm makes 500th appearance

Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich survived several first-half scares in a 1-1 home draw with midtable Schalke 04 on Saturday as Philipp Lahm made his 500th appearance for the Bavarian club. Second-placed RB Leipzig lost ground after losing 1-0 at Borussia Dortmund and were left fuming after Federico Palacios had a goal disallowed with almost the…

Bayern draw, Dortmund’s Aubameyang scores four

Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich stumbled to a 1-1 home draw against Hoffenheim on Saturday but stayed three points clear at the top as Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang fired four goals past Hamburg SV following his midweek ban. Bayern fell a goal behind when Kerem Demirbay’s thundering shot in the 16th minute left keeper Manuel Neuer…

Bayern drop first points, Dortmund lose at Leverkusen

By Karolos Grohmann | BERLIN Bayern Munich’s perfect Bundesliga start came to a screeching halt when they drew 1-1 with Cologne on Saturday but they still protected their three-point lead after rivals Borussia Dortmund lost 2-0 at Bayer Leverkusen. The Bavarians, who lost at Atletico Madrid in the Champions League in midweek, hit the woodwork…

Borussia Dortmund seal Schurrle swoop

Borussia Dortmund have completed the signing of former Chelsea midfielder Andre Schurrle from Bundesliga rivals Wolfsburg. The 25-year-old has signed a five-year contract with the Westphalians and joins for a reported 30 million euros (£25m). He is Dortmund’s second big-name signing this week following the capture of Mario Gotze from Bayern Munich. “Andre Schurrle is a…