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Alonso tight-lipped amid Liverpool, Bayern links

Bayer Leverkusen coach Xabi Alonso would not be drawn on reports linking him with a potential move to the Premier League or Bundesliga rivals Bayern Munich, saying on Thursday he had nothing new to add.

Is Liverpool a better job for Xabi Alonso over Bayern Munich? (1:34)
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Bundesliga investor deal axed after fan protests

The German Football League (DFL) said Wednesday it is abandoning plans to sell a stake in its media rights income to an outside investor after months of increasingly disruptive protests by fans.

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Bayern boss Tuchel to leave at end of season

Bayern Munich manager Thomas Tuchel will leave at the end of the season, after three defeats in a row left them eight points behind Bundesliga leaders Bayer Leverkusen and with their Champions League prospects in the balance.

Marcotti: Tuchel has become the ultimate lame duck at Bayern Munich (1:36)
Is Thomas Tuchel fully to blame for Bayern's lack of form? (2:24)
Laurens: Bundesliga title chase is over for Bayern (1:18)
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European soccer news: Bayern Munich in crisis

In desperate need of a win, Bayen slipped to a surprise loss at Bochum. Meanwhile in Spain, Madrid's draw kept the title race alive. Here's what you missed in European soccer.

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Defiant Tuchel after loss: I can turn things around

Thomas Tuchel has insisted he can fix the issues at Bayern Munich despite seeing his team lose their third consecutive competitive game for the first time since May 2015 on Sunday.


Bayern's title hopes fade with shock Bochum loss

Champions Bayern Munich crashed to a 3-2 loss at VfL Bochum on Sunday for a third straight defeat in all competitions that saw them drop eight points behind Bundesliga leaders Bayer Leverkusen.

Bayern lose 3 straight Bundesliga matches after defeat to Bochum (2:16)
Frankfurt held by Freiburg in entertaining 3-3 draw (1:55)
Xavi Simons' spectacular volley makes it 1-0 RB Leipzig (0:58)
SV Darmstadt 98 vs. VfB Stuttgart - Game Highlights (1:56)
Mainz vs. FC Augsburg - Game Highlights (1:58)
VfL Wolfsburg vs. Borussia Dortmund - Game Highlights (1:52)
Brenden Aaronson strikes late to win it for Union Berlin (0:51)
Leverkusen beat Heidenheim to go eight points clear (1:41)