UEFA is planning to announce its reforms to the Champions League on Monday, with an expansion to 36 teams from 32 and two 'wildcard' slots expected to be among the plans.
European football split as elite clubs like Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United threaten breakaway league
The Premier League wrote to clubs on Sunday saying its rules prevent clubs joining competitions without its approval and urging them to distance themselves from any Super League.
Hansi Flick, who has led Bayern to six trophies over the last 12 months, made the shock revelation on Saturday after the club's 3-2 win over Wolfsburg put them seven points clear at the top of the Bundesliga.
Flick's announcement capped a turbulent week for Bayern, who bounced back from their Champions League quarter-final exit at the hands of PSG on Tuesday.
Flick, who has a contract with the club to 2023, said he told the team he had informed the club of his wish to leave.
Leipzig thought they had won the game at the death when Yussuf Poulsen headed in but he was penalised for handball after the referee consulted the pitchside monitor.
Bundesliga: Hertha Berlin's next three games postponed after entire team quarantines following COVID-19 cases
The German Football League said Friday that it'll soon announce new dates for the games against Mainz on Sunday, Freiburg on 21 April and Schalke on 24 April.
The absence of Robert Lewandowski has left Bayern with a huge hole in attack, compounded by the unavailability of Serge Gnabry, who is isolating after contracting Covid-19.
Without Champions League football and facing a deficit of around 75 million euros ($90 million) in lost income due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Dortmund face a fight to keep the squad intact.
Bundesliga: Hertha Berlin to move into closed accommodation after coach Pal Dardai, two others contract COVID-19
Coach Pal Dardai, assistant coach Admir Hamzagic and forward Dodi Lukebakio are all in isolation at home and don't have symptoms, the club said
Champions League: Hansi Flick mulls future after Bayern Munich ouster amidst Germany coaching speculation
Flick led Bayern to a Champions League, Bundesliga and German Cup treble after taking over from Niko Kovac in November 2019
Leverkusen stayed sixth, nine points off the Champions League places. Hoffenheim remained 12th. Both teams have had a disappointing start to 2021.
Lewandowski, voted FIFA's best male player of 2020, injured ligaments in his right knee a fortnight ago while on international duty with Poland.
Henrichs, 24, has spent 2020/21 on loan in Leipzig, but the German club has given him a contract until 2025 after he made his 15th appearance this season and set up a goal in Saturday's 4-1 thrashing of Werder Bremen.
Bundesliga: Struggling FC Koln appoint veteran Friedhelm Funkel as caretaker manager for rest of season
FC Koln who are in their second season back in the top flight since promotion in 2019, sit second-from-bottom in the table, three points behind Arminia Bielefeld who occupy the relegation play-off spot.
Haaland is under contract with Dortmund until 2024. His transfer fee and wage costs would be out of reach for all but Europe's very richest clubs.
The race for the Premier League's top four takes centre stage as Manchester United head to Tottenham and West Ham host Leicester.
The draw trims Bayern's lead at the top of the Bundesliga table to five points ahead of second-placed RB Leipzig, who romped to a 4-1 win at Werder Bremen.
Behind the scenes, confirmation of Boateng's exit is causing tension.
Bundesliga: Hertha Berlin sack goalkeeping coach Zsolt Petry for statements about homosexuality, immigration
The Budapest-born 54-year-old, who joined Hertha in 2015, was released "with immediate effect" over an interview he gave to Hungarian newspaper Magyar Nemzet.