New Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel is reported to have told Juventus target Henrikh Mkhitaryan he will not be allowed to leave the club this summer, but the futures of Ilkay Gundogan and Mats Hummels remain less certain.
Werder Bremen have signed Nigeria international Anthony Ujah from league rivals FC Cologne, both clubs confirmed on Tuesday.
The 24-year-old attacker triggered a release clause and joins Bremen on a four-year-deal.
Ujah has been a key for Cologne in their first season after returning to the top flight. The Nigerian attacker has featured in all but one league game for the Billy Goats and has scored 10 goals, a third of the club's season total of 30.
The Barcelona forward line of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez has become the most feared attacking trio in club football. The group has not only scored 73 percent of Barca's league-high 105 domestic goals this season, but has also scored 20 of Barca's 23 Champions League goals heading into its semifinal matchup with Bayern Munich.
However, Bayern is a strong defensive team: Its 15 goals conceded in the 2014-15 Bundesliga season are the fewest in the top-five European leagues. However, Bayern's defensive effort will be especially important given the recent attacking loss of leading chance creator Arjen Robben to a calf injury and the uncertain status of winger Franck Ribery's ankle heading into the semifinal. These attacking losses put more emphasis on Bayern being able to stop Barca's high-powered forward line.
Here's a look at what makes Barca's attacking unit so dangerous and what Bayern's defense must do in order to contain the trio of Messi, Neymar and Suarez.
The study, which only took players born on or after Jan. 1, 1992 who had played over 50 percent of games this season into account, revealed that Jones has scored highly in the Key Performance Indicators for United this season and is head and shoulders above his peers, such as Paris Stain-Germain's...