SINSHEIM, Germany -- Hoffenheim have signed Chile forward Eduardo Vargas from Napoli to compensate for the departure of Roberto Firmino to Liverpool.
The Bundesliga club say the 25-year-old Vargas has signed a deal until June 2019.
Vargas helped Chile win the Copa America on home soil in June by finishing as the tournament's...
Hoffenheim attacker Kevin Volland scored the fastest goal in Bundesliga history against Bayern Munich on Saturday but saw his team fall to a last-gasp defeat.
His goal, which came after 9.3 seconds, gave Hoffenheim the perfect start but was not enough as Bayern battled to a 2-1 victory thanks to Robert Lewandowski's late winner.
Germany international Volland scored with his first touch of the match when he intercepted a David Alaba pass and fired the ball past Bayern goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.
Robert Lewandowski's late goal earned 10-man Bayern Munich a 2-1 victory over Hoffenheim to keep Pep Guardiola's men at the top of the Bundesliga standings on Saturday.
Kevin Volland gave Hoffenheim the lead after less than 10 seconds, but Thomas Muller levelled before the break.
The hosts missed a penalty after Jerome Boateng was sent off for Bayern, who nevertheless came away with all three points thanks to Lewandowski's last-minute winner.
Hoffenheim coach Markus Gisdol had promised that his side...