Max Kruse  celebrates scoring the winning goal during Germany’s 2-1 win over Georgia in their Euro 2016 qualifier. Photo: Jens Wolf/PA

Three-times European champions Germany needed a 79th minute goal from substitute Max Kruse to edge past Georgia 2-1 yesterday and book their spot at t(...)

German team training session at Commerzbank Arena in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images

Lukas Podolski has been ruled out Thursday’s Euro 2016 qualifier against the Republic of Ireland in Dublin because of an ankle injury. The Galatasaray(...)

Borussia Dortmund progressed to the final of the German Cup after beating Bayern Munich 2-0 on penalties following a 1-1 draw at the Allianz Stadium. Photograph: Afp

Bayern Munich 1 Borussia Dortmund 1 (Dortmund win 2-0 on penalties)Holders Bayern Munich slumped out of the German Cup semi-finals 2-0 on penalties to(...)

 Antonio Valencia turns home Manchester United’s opening goal during the Champions League game against Bayer Leverkusen   at the BayArena. Photograph: Wolfgang Rattay/Reuters

Champions League round-up: Wayne Rooney played a starring role as Manchester United recorded their biggest European away win since 1964 to book themse(...)

Borussia Dortmund’s Robert Lewandowski on the pitch as Bayern Munich players go to lift the Uefa Champions League trophy at Wembley. Photogpraph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

After guiding his team to Champions League glory on Saturday evening, the Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynkces hinted Robert Lewandowski is likely(...)

Borussia Dortmund’s Robert Lewandowski gestures as he celebrates after scoring a fourth goal against Real Madrid during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match at BVB stadium in Dortmund. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

Robert Lewandowski has agreed a deal with another club and can leave Borussia Dortmund this summer, says his agent. The Poland striker un(...)