A Bayern Munich fan group has announced that it is cancelling its planned protest against UEFA's decision to ban supporters from attending the Champions League match at CSKA Moscow later this month.
Bayern's biggest fan group, Club Nr.12, said in a press release that the governing body had warned Bayern that the club could be sanctioned if fans held banners questioning the decision.
UEFA had announced in February that CSKA would have to play their next home European game behind closed doors in response...
Thiago Alcantara returned to team training with Bayern Munich on Tuesday as he continues his comeback from a knee injury.
Bayern announced on their official website that Thiago, 23, had joined his teammates for the final training session ahead of the match with Manchester City on Wednesday.
The former Barcelona midfielder tore ligaments in his right knee in late March and has since undergone two operations, having suffered a setback after returning to the squad in May.
However, Thiago, who missed...
The Champions League might have only restarted on Tuesday, but this season has already seen a continuation of one of its defining clashes. It might yet finish with an even more decisive encounter between the two. We're probably overdue.
Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola certainly felt due a spat. Yet as trivial as their widely reported exchange at last week's UEFA coaching conference was, it's still remarkable how much of it touched on so many significant elements from their collective past.