In what seems to be official news, Bayern midfielder Xabi Alonso will retire at the end of this season. The Spanish midfielder, who is one of the most decorated players of his generation, has been among the best in his position for a number of years winning a host of admirers and fans. He’s most 

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In official news, highly-rated Hoffenheim defender Niklas Sule will join Bayern Munich next summer alongside club teammate Sebastian Rudy. The 21 year old has been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea. As reported by BBC: “Bayern Munich have signed Germany internationals Sebastian Rudy and Niklas Sule from Bundesliga rivals Hoffenheim. Both players will continue 

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According to reports, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang isn’t being looked at as a transfer target for Zidane and Real Madrid this upcoming summer. The Borussia Dortmund star has recently professed his dream of playing for Real Madrid. As reported by Marca: “Even though the 27-year-old revealed his desire to one day turn out for the home team 

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According to the latest reports, Arsenal prospect Gedion Zelalem is in talks with Borussia Dortmund over a potential move. Zelalem was once considered one of the club’s most promising players, but has endured a mixed bag of sorts in his two loan stints. As reported by The Guardian: “Borussia Dortmund are in talks with Arsenal 

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At the FIFA Football Awards, the 2015/16 Fan Award was given to Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund supporters. Both sets of fans were given this award after they sang alongside each other the “You’ll Never Walk Alone” anthem out of respect to the 96 victims of the Hillsborough disaster before the match between both sides in last season’s 

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According to Gazzetta Dello Sport, Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG have bid £127.5 million to sign Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. As reported by Bleacher Report: “Borussia Dortmund have reportedly received a world-record offer of €150 million (£127.5 million) from Shanghai SIPG for their star forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. According to Gazzetta dello Sport (h/t ESPN 

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Awesome video uploaded by YouTube channel WeSpeakFootball showcasing 2016’s best 100 goals. The list of course seems subjective, but it’s still a wonderful watch. Enjoy and we wish you all a happy new year.   Like O-Posts on Facebook You can also follow O-Posts on Twitter @OPosts

According to the latest reports, Chelsea are keeping an eye on ex-Manchester United forward Javier Hernandez. Hernandez, also known as Chicharito, has been impressive for current side Bayer Leverkusen since his departure from Old Trafford. As reported by Kenya’s The Standard: “Chelsea are plotting a shock move for former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez in 

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According to Sport, Valencia right-back Joao Cancelo will sign for Barcelona next summer. The reported fee is mooted at 30 million Euros, which is Valencia’s asking price for the Portugal international. As reported by the Metro: “Sport claim that the Spanish champions have reached an agreement with the Portugal international and are willing to pay 

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In light of official confirmation regarding his move to PSG, below is a video uploaded by YouTube channel Home of Football which showcases Julian Draxler’s finest moments with both Schalke and Wolfsburg. The Germany international will reportedly move to the French capital in January for a reported 42 million Euros.   Like O-Posts on Facebook 

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Marco Reus has been identified as a priority target by Arsene Wenger, according to reports from the The Telegraph.   What does this mean for Sanchez and Ozil? In a move that suggests negotiations between the club and Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are beginning to breakdown, Wenger is seeking a replacement. The German striker 

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The Ballon d’Or is a prestigious award which illustrates the greatest player of the past 12 months. Surely an award any football player would like to win, this year’s Ballon d’Or is judged solely by a panel of journalists after FIFA and France Football parted ways. Cristiano Ronaldo is favourite to regain the title following 

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How far can RB Leipzig go? The Bundesliga new-boys’ spectacular start to the season has brought comparisons with last year’s Premier League champions, Leicester City. Though obvious differences (not least the level of fan support and financial backing), Leipzig sit comfortably at the top of the table heading into match day 12 after six straight 

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Having taking over the managerial helm this past June at OGC Nice, Lucien Favre has already imposed his style of play at Le Gym, without making waves, and while in demand of higher profile European clubs. Quietly, OGC Nice sit comfortably on the podium of the Ligue 1 this season. Arriving freshly in the south 

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The debut installment of a new column about everything Bundesliga titled, “The Bundesliga Babbel”, by the insightful Victor Charnetsky. As World Cup Qualifying week ends, and Germany started qualifying with a clinical 3-0 win at Norway, die Mannschaft also bids farewell to one of their stalwarts, Bastian Schweinsteiger, last Wednesday winning a friendly match vs 

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