Bayern Munich set to sign Atletico Madrid’s Lucas Hernandez for record £68m

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Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich have confirmed the signing of Atletico Madrid defender Lucas Hernandez, 23, on a five-year deal worth a club-record transfer fee of £68m. The World Cup winner will join his new teammates this summer, with the agreement in principle.  Continue reading

UEFA Nations League: 3 reasons why France beat Germany

Griezmann celebrates his penalty finish with teammates Giroud and Matuidi

Antoine Griezmann’s timely second-half brace ensured France managed to recover a one-goal deficit to secure all three points during their UEFA Nations League fixture against Germany, leaving Die Mannschaft on the verge of a surprise relegation into League B.  Continue reading

Germany 0-0 France: Areola excellent on debut in rousing Nations League stalemate

The points were ultimately shared by Germany and France as their UEFA Nations League opener ended in an entertaining stalemate at the Allianz Arena. PSG goalkeeper Alphonse Areola, making his international debut for France here, made a string of excellent saves as the hosts created plenty of goalscoring opportunities.  Continue reading

France vs Germany: Tricky test awaits both in UEFA Nations League opener

Tonight's encounter between Les Bleus and Die Mannschaft promises to be intriguing

France’s recent World Cup winners were greeted to a heroic welcome at their Clairefontaine training base this week. It’s now time to move on, though. The new season has already begun. International breaks are never too far behind.   Continue reading