Bayern Munich’s Polish striker Robert Lewandowski speaks with Bayern Munich’s team doctor Volker Braun after he collided with Dortmund’s German keeper Mitchell Langerak during the German Cup DFB Pokal semi-final. Photo: Guenter Schiffman/Getty Images 0:54

Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski said he hoped he could play with a face mask in Wednesday’s Champions League semi-final, first leg in Barcelona aft(...)

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(...)

 Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers wants the club to be forceful in the transfer market this summer. Photo: Andy Rain/EPA

Brendan Rodgers has claimed he is the manager best suited to Fenway Sports Group’s strategy for Liverpool but needs the club to be “forceful” in the t(...)

 Borussia Dortmund coach Jürgen Klopp has asked the Bundesliga club to be released from his contract until 2018 after the season. Photo: Friso Gentsch/EPA

Jürgen Klopp has said that he asked to leave Borussia Dortmund at the end of the season as he “no longer feels he is the perfect coach for the club”. (...)

Juventus’ striker  Alvaro Morata celebrates after scoring his side’s winner. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters

Juventus 2 Borussia Dortmund 1Juventus overcame a blunder by defender Giorgio Chiellini and a first-half injury to playmaker Andrea Pirlo to beat Boru(...)

Marco Reus has committed his future to Dortmund. Photograph: Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images

Sought-after Germany forward Marco Reus has committed his future to Borussia Dortmund until 2019.The 25-year-old had been linked to Real Madrid and se(...)

Borussia Dortmund’s ’keeper Roman Weidenfeller talks to supporters following his team’s defeat by FC Augsburg which left them rooted to the foot of the Bundesliga. (Photograph: REUTERS/Ina Fassbender)

Borussia Dortmund players apologised face-to-face with incensed fans after the 1-0 defeat at home to 10-man Augsburg in the Bundesliga on Wednesday ni(...)

Borussia Dortmund’s Mats Hummels doesn’t seem to interested in transfer talk. Photograph: Marius Becker/EPA

Borussia Dortmund’s battle to avoid relegation will not be derailed by constant transfer talk regarding top players leaving the Bundesliga club, defen(...)

All-German Champions League final 2013, Borussia Dortmund v FC Bayern Muenchen. Photograph: Martin Rose/Getty Images

The Bundesliga posted record turnover of €2.45 billion euros for 2013/14, up by more than 12 per cent, marking uninterrupted growth for the 10th strai(...)

The match fixtures are shown on a panel following the draw of the round of 16 soccer matches of the UEFA Champions League 2014/15 in Nyon, Switzerland, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. The final is scheduled for June 6 at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin. (AP Photo/Keystone,Jean-Christophe Bott)

This year’s draw for the knockout stage has thrown up some tantalising games, including Manchester City’s clash with Barcelona and a tough encounter (...)