At least 11 teams have reportedly agreed to join a Super League, but no German clubs are involved at this stage. The move is a direct challenge to UEFA's Champions League and undermines Europe's domestic leagues.
Two months after making Bayern Munich world champions, Hansi Flick wants to quit. While expectations on the pitch are sky high, the internal political battles are what makes the job so tough, says DW's Matt Pearson.
Hansi Flick has informed Bayern Munich that he wants to leave the club at the end of the season. The 56-year-old is reported to be the favorite to succeed Joachim Löw as German national team coach.
Teenage sensation Jamal Musiala scored twice as Bayern Munich beat Wolfsburg to go seven points clear at the top of the Bundesliga. Elsewhere, Borussia Dortmund have a glimmer of hope after a big win on Sunday.
Eintracht Frankfurt’s Champions League hopes suffered a jolt at Borussia Mönchengladbach, who have turned the corner under Marco Rose. For Gladbach’s next coach Adi Hütter, it was a miserable trip to his next home.
RB Leipzig had a golden opportunity to put the heat on Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga when Hoffenheim visited the Red Bull Arena on Friday night. It was one that a blunt Leipzig failed to seize.
Hertha Berlin have become the first Bundesliga team to quarantine after four positive COVID-19 tests. With a surge of infections already causing chaos in Bundesliga 2, the German Football League has issued a warning.
A day after Adi Hütter decided to swap Eintacht Frankfurt for Mönchengladbach, Fredi Bobic has also confimed his departure. The influential head of sport will join Hertha Berlin at the end of the season.
Kristina Vogel is set to realize her dream of going to the Olympic Games in Tokyo, but not the way she had originally planned.
It's 100 days until the postponed Tokyo Summer Olympics. However, COVID-19 numbers are on the rise in some places and athletes due to compete in Tokyo feel that they and their concerns are not being taken seriously.
Toshihiro Nikai, the long-serving secretary general of Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic party, said the Games could be axed, according to reports from Japan.
Max Verstappen cruised to victory by a huge margin at Imola. But there was all sorts of drama behind the Dutch driver, with both Mercedes' involved in major incidents before a Lewis Hamilton comeback.
Miami will be on the Formula One calendar from next year, in a 10-year deal that adds a second American GP to the championship after Austin.
The next challenger to titleholder Magnus Carsen at the next World Chess Championship is to be determined at an event in Yekaterinburg. This comes with the COVID-19 pandemic having led to a surge in interest in chess.
Slavia Prague defender Ondrej Kudela has been banned for 10 matches after being found guilty of racist behavior towards Rangers' Glen Kamara.
For decades, women have fought for gender equality in sports - and there's still a long way to go. Several high-profile female athletes have shaken up the establishment, but they've not always enjoyed lasting success.
The women's national team is expected to receive the same treatment as the men's national team. But it is not clear if the women's team will get equal pay.
With few competitive matches scheduled before next year's Euros, Germany's friendly victory over Norway in Wiesbaden demonstrates they are prepared to contend next summer.
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