Bundesliga

Real Madrid Triumphs Over Borussia Dortmund to Claim 15th Champions League Title
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Real Madrid Triumphs Over Borussia Dortmund to Claim 15th Champions League Title

By Score More & Agencies In a thrilling Champions League final at Wembley, Real Madrid rode their luck and overcame a resilient Borussia Dortmund to secure a 2-0 victory, clinching their 15th title in the prestigious competition. This victory also marked Carlo Ancelotti's fifth win as a coach in the tournament, further cementing his legendary status. A Tale of Two Halves The first half was dominated by Dortmund, who came out with intensity and created several opportunities. Karim Adeyemi missed two clear chances, and striker Niclas Fullkrug saw his effort hit the post. Real Madrid's goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois, played a pivotal role in keeping Dortmund at bay with a series of crucial saves. Despite Dortmund's dominance, Real Madrid's defensive resilience and Courtois's formida...
Fantastic Turnaround Sends Real Madrid to Champions League Final!
Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Champions League, Football

Fantastic Turnaround Sends Real Madrid to Champions League Final!

By Score More Staff Madrid, Spain - In a stunning comeback, Real Madrid secured their spot in the UEFA Champions League final after defeating Bayern Munich with two late goals from Joselu. Trailing until the 88th minute, Real Madrid's fate looked uncertain. However, Joselu's remarkable brace in the closing minutes overturned Alphonso Davies' early lead for Bayern, propelling the Spanish giants into the coveted Champions League final. The match commenced with Real Madrid asserting control, a stark contrast to the first-leg encounter. The Madrilenos dominated possession and posed significant threats upfront, notably through Vinícius Jr. and Rodrygo. Despite their efforts, Bayern's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer thwarted their attempts, denying them a breakthrough in the first half. As the s...
Dortmund Knocks Out PSG and Secures First Champions League Final Spot
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Dortmund Knocks Out PSG and Secures First Champions League Final Spot

By Score More Staff Paris, France - Borussia Dortmund's triumph at Parc des Princes against Paris Saint-Germain sealed their place in the UEFA Champions League final at Wembley with a 1-0 aggregate victory. Dortmund supporters can now start booking their flights to London as the German side delivered a resilient performance to eliminate PSG and become the first team to secure a spot in the Champions League final. Under the guidance of Edin Terzic, Dortmund entered Paris with a 1-0 advantage from the first leg in Germany. In a tightly contested first half, both teams created promising opportunities. Notable chances included Adeyemi's shot (36') saved by Donnarumma and Schlotterbeck's dangerous deflection that narrowly avoided an own goal just before halftime. PSG emerged from the b...
Die Werkself Ascendant: Why Bayer Leverkusen Are Bundesliga Title Contenders
Bayer Leverkusen, Bundesliga, Football

Die Werkself Ascendant: Why Bayer Leverkusen Are Bundesliga Title Contenders

By Score More Staff Bayer Leverkusen's 2023/24 season has been nothing short of remarkable. Currently riding a historic unbeaten streak, they find themselves at the top of the Bundesliga table, challenging the established dominance of Bayern Munich. This article delves into the key factors propelling Leverkusen's success, making a strong case for their title credentials. The Alonso Effect: Orchestrating Success with Tactical Finesse The arrival of Xabi Alonso as head coach has undeniably been a turning point for Leverkusen. His influence goes beyond mere tactics; he's instilled a philosophy. Alonso's preferred style revolves around possession-based football, with an emphasis on intricate passing and controlling the tempo of the game. This approach is not only aesthetically pleasing bu...
Bayern Munich Extends Manuel Neuer’s Contract Following Comeback from Injury
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Bayern Munich Extends Manuel Neuer’s Contract Following Comeback from Injury

By Score More Staff & Agencies Bayern Munich has announced a one-year contract extension for goalkeeper and captain Manuel Neuer, showcasing confidence in the 37-year-old's abilities after a successful return from a lengthy injury. Neuer's contract was set to expire at the end of the current season, but the one-year extension ensures his continued presence at Bayern. The decision comes on the heels of Neuer's comeback on October 28 after being sidelined for over 10 months due to a leg injury sustained while skiing. "After my long injury, I’m back in full swing. It’s immense fun for me to be on the pitch with this team," expressed Neuer in a club statement. "I’m sure that, together with the fans, we can achieve our big goals in the coming years — and obviously the 2025 Champions ...
Late Drama in Bundesliga Showdown: Bayer Leverkusen Holds Bayern Munich to a 2-2 Draw
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Late Drama in Bundesliga Showdown: Bayer Leverkusen Holds Bayern Munich to a 2-2 Draw

By Score More MUNICH - Exequiel Palacios scored a penalty in injury time for Bayer Leverkusen to hold 11-time defending champion Bayern Munich 2-2 away and declare itself a Bundesliga title contender on Friday. Dayot Upamecano scored with the last kick of the game for Bayern, but the France defender was confirmed offside by a video review and Thomas Tuchel´s team had to settle for a point against the only other side to have started the league with three wins. It seemed like Leon Goretzka had earned Bayern a late win to maintain the champion´s perfect start. Substitute Mathys Tel crossed from the left and found Goretzka free in the middle to fire what many presumed was the winner in the 86th minute. "It looked like we landed the lucky punch, but then we had the iffy decision against ...
Tuchel admits “sadness” over the failed signing of Palhinha
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Tuchel admits “sadness” over the failed signing of Palhinha

By Score More Thomas Tuchel, the manager of Bayern Munich, acknowledged feeling disappointed that the desired signing of João Palhinha by the Bavarians fell through, in a deal valued at 65 million euros, close to the end of the transfer window. "I was sad because I knew how much João Palhinha wanted to play for Bayern and what he could bring to the team. I'm not sure exactly what went wrong. We have a squad with a lot of quality, and we wanted to add even more, but it wasn't possible, and I have confidence in the players I have," said the German after the hendecacampeão's (eleven-time champion) 2-1 victory in Monchengladbach.
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich Secures 3-1 Victory Against Augsburg
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Bundesliga: Bayern Munich Secures 3-1 Victory Against Augsburg

By Score More The Bundesliga continues at full throttle, and on this Sunday (27), Bayern Munich defeated Augsburg 3-1 at the Allianz Arena in the second round. The goals were scored by Uduokhai (own goal) and Harry Kane, who found the net twice. Beljo scored a consolation goal for the visitors. With this result, the Bavarians climbed to the second position with six points, trailing only Union Berlin. Their next match will take place on Saturday (2) against Borussia Monchengladbach. Despite the outcome, the contest between the teams was evenly balanced in the first half. Bayern held 57% of possession but lagged in the number of shots (six versus seven), yet they were more effective. The scoring was opened at the 32nd minute with an own goal by Uduokhai. Shortly after, at the 39th ...
Results and Schedule of Bundesliga Matchday 1 (2023-2024)
Bundesliga

Results and Schedule of Bundesliga Matchday 1 (2023-2024)

By Score More Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund Start Strong in Bundesliga Opening Day The 2023-2024 Bundesliga season kicked off on Friday, with Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund both winning their opening games. Bayern Munich thrashed Werder Bremen 4-0, with Harry Kane scoring his first goal for the club. Leroy Sane and Serge Gnabry also got on the scoresheet for the defending champions. Borussia Dortmund won 1-0 against FC Köln, with Donyell Malen scoring the only goal of the game. In other matches, Bayer Leverkusen came from behind to beat RB Leipzig 3-2, while VfL Wolfsburg won 2-0 against FC Heidenheim 1846. TSG Hoffenheim lost 1-2 to SC Freiburg, while FC Augsburg and Borussia Mönchengladbach played out a thrilling 4-4 draw. VfB Stuttgart thrashed VfL Bochum 5-0, and FC...
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund 1-0 Cologne
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Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund 1-0 Cologne

By Score More Borussia Dortmund, which came very close to ending Bayern Munich's long-standing dominance and winning the Bundesliga last season, started the 2023/24 season with a victory. Playing at home against Cologne, Borussia Dortmund had to endure to secure the win, with the winning goal coming in the 88th minute, courtesy of Dutch international Donyell Malen after a corner kick. With this result, the team led by Croatian coach Edin Terzic joins the group of five winners in the 1st round of the German top division, which also includes Stuttgart, Bayern Munich, Wolfsburg, Bayer Leverkusen, and Freiburg.