Lucien Favre

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Bayern Munich’s Franck Ribery celebrates after Javi Martinez scored their third goal during the   Bundesliga game against   Borussia Dortmund  at the  Allianz Arena. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

Bayern Munich 5 Borussia Dortmund 0 Champions Bayern Munich dismantled Bundesliga title rivals Borussia Dortmund 5-0 on Saturday, scoring four goals (...)

Harry Kane scores Tottenham Hotspur’s goal during the Champions League round of 16 second leg against Borussia Dortmund at the Westfalen Stadium. Photograph: Ronald Wittek/EPA

Borussia Dortmund 0 Tottenham Hotspur 1 (Tottenham win 4-0 on agg) It is perhaps worth recalling the situation in which Tottenham found themselves af(...)

Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho wants to be a good role model for youngsters in London. Photograph: Getty Images

“My friends in Kennington always ask me: ‘Can I have a shirt for my little brother or my cousin?’ And I always send them shirts,” says Jadon Sancho. “(...)

 Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will be hoping his team can repeat last year’s impressive Champions League run. Photograph: Getty Images

The Premier League will supply a quarter of the teams in the Champions League last-16 draw, which will take place at 11am on Monday. Teams from the sa(...)

Antoine Griezmann celebrates after he scored the fourth goal for France during the Euro 2016 quarter-final against Iceland. Photo: Getty Images

Tonight’s second semi-final promises to be a classic clash between two historic rivals, one of them reigning World Champions and the other the tou(...)

Manuel Pellegrini: stood by his record in in Europe since joining City. Photograph: Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images

Manchester City take on Borussia Mönchengladbach hoping to relocate their X-factor. Their scintillating early-season form drew a maximum 15 points an(...)

Wolfsburg’s Maximilian Arnold, Dante and Josuha Guilavogui  react after their side lost 5-1 to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga, with Robert Lewandowski scoring five goals in nine minutes. Photograph: Michael Dalder/Reuters

One of the phrases we reach for increasingly often is football’s “bubble”. This is not in the innocent sense of West Ham and Upton Park; rather, it(...)