Sancho hat-trick keeps Dortmund in title hunt

Published On: June 1, 2020 08:30 AM NPT By: Reuters

PADERBORN, GERMANY, June 1: England forward Jadon Sancho capped a blistering individual performance with a second-half hat-trick which helped Borussia Dortmund to a 6-1 win at Paderborn on Sunday and kept alive their slim Bundesliga title hopes.

Five-star Bayern thrash Fortuna to close in on league title

Published On: May 31, 2020 08:08 AM NPT By: Reuters

MUNICH, GERMANY, May 31: Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski ended a personal jinx when he opened his account against Fortuna Duesseldorf by scoring twice in a 5-0 win on Saturday as the holders moved closer to a record-extending 30th Bundesliga title.

FA Cup final to be held on August 1

Published On: May 30, 2020 07:55 AM NPT By: Reuters

MANCHESTER, May 30: The FA Cup final will be held on Aug. 1, the Football Association announced on Friday, after the Premier League said on Thursday that its season will restart on June 17.

DORTMUND, GERMANY, May 27: Joshua Kimmich’s sweet first-half lob gave leaders Bayern Munich a 1-0 win at second-placed Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga on Tuesday to close in on the league title with a seven-point advantage over their rivals and six games left in the season.

Cologne grab late goals to earn 2-2 home draw with Fortuna

Published On: May 25, 2020 08:05 AM NPT By: Reuters

COLOGNE, GERMANY, May 25: Late headers by substitute Anthony Modeste and Jhon Cordoba allowed Cologne to salvage a 2-2 home draw against Fortuna Duessledorf in the Bundesliga after Mark Uth had missed a penalty for the hosts on Sunday.

Bayern cruise past Frankfurt 5-2 to stay on title track

Published On: May 24, 2020 07:28 AM NPT By: Reuters

BERLIN, May 24: Bayern Munich beat Eintracht Frankfurt 5-2 on Saturday, surviving a brief second-half comeback scare to stay four points clear of Borussia Dortmund at the top of the Bundesliga with seven games left to play.

Dominant Hertha rout Union 4-0 in Berlin derby

Published On: May 23, 2020 11:20 AM NPT By: Reuters

BERLIN, May 23: Hertha Berlin celebrated their second successive win since the Bundesliga resumed after a fine performance gave them a 4-0 home derby victory over Union Berlin on Friday.

Women's Bundesliga to restart on May 29

Published On: May 21, 2020 07:10 AM NPT By: Reuters

FRANKFURT, May 21: The women’s Bundesliga will restart following the coronavirus stoppage on May 29, the German Football Association (DFB) said on Wednesday following a meeting with the clubs.

Italy to decide on Serie A return on May 28

Published On: May 20, 2020 06:25 AM NPT By: Reuters

ROME, May 20: The Italian government will decide on May 28 if and when the Serie A season can resume, Sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora said on Tuesday as he also announced that teams could start full group training immediately.

Havertz double helps Bayer to 4-1 win at Werder

Published On: May 19, 2020 07:16 AM NPT By: Reuters

BREMEN, GERMANY, May 19: Bayer Leverkusen stayed in the hunt for a top-four finish in the Bundesliga after two goals by striker Kai Havertz as well as one each by Mitchell Weiser and Kerem Demirbay helped them to a 4-1 win at struggling Werder Bremen on Monday.