Previous
Real Madrid
Paris Saint-Germain
0
1
LIVE 25'
Game Details
Bayern Munich
AC Milan
1:35 AM UTC
Game Details
Chelsea
Liverpool
3:35 AM UTC
Game Details
FC Astana
Celtic
1
1
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Fenerbahce
AS Monaco
2
1
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Swindon Town
Swansea City
0
3
FT
Game Details
Ottawa Fury FC
Carolina RailHawks
1
0
LIVE HT
Game Details
FC Edmonton
New York Cosmos
1:00 AM UTC
Game Details
Rayo OKC
Tampa Bay Rowdies
1:00 AM UTC
Game Details
Atlético Nacional
Independiente del Valle
12:45 AM UTC
Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 1
Game Details
Next

Cech: Mertesacker injury is a 'big blow'

Arsenal
Read
By ESPN Staff

Gladbach hopeful over Dante

Borussia Monchengladbach have not given up hope of keeping Dante despite reports that the defender has agreed a move to Bayern Munich next season.

Monchengladbach, currently second in the Bundesliga, have already lost Marco Reus to Borussia Dortmund and Roman Neustadter to Schalke.

Dante, who has been a commanding figure in the club's transformation from relegation candidates to title challengers, is the latest to attract interest, but director of sport Max Eberl remains hopeful.

"I can report from our talks with Dante and his advisors and we have been in close contact for a long time now," he told kicker magazine. "We want to extend Dante's contract and we are heading in the right direction to achieve something big and therefore be able to offer Dante sporting potential. Dante is an important player in our side."

Gladbach are on course for a place in the Champions League next season with ten points separating them from fifth-placed Werder Bremen with 12 games of the season remaining.

Dante himself has rejected claims he has already agreed to join Bayern.

"The people who claim that the transfer is a done deal obviously know more than I do," he said in TZ. "I have a contract with Gladbach and I'm very happy here.

"Of course, Bayern Munich are a top team, a world-class club. I'm not the only one who says that, though, a lot of players do so. Bayern have some excellent players, and many dream of playing there one day."

Dante's contract still has over two years left to run on it and he has made it clear that money does not play a role in his future planning.

"If it was only down to money, then I would move to Russia," he told the Express newspaper. "I have good contacts over there, but now is not the time to talk about what happens in the summer."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.