Hasan Salihamidzic, who won six Bundesliga titles as a Bayern Munich player, has been named the club's new sporting director.
Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller says he is under pressure to score more goals this season, but is not threatened by James Rodriguez.
In a race to achieve full fitness before the start of the Bundesliga season, Borussia Dortmund's Marcel Schmelzer is training again.
Inter midfielder Joao Mario has told his fellow Portugal international Renato Sanches of Bayern Munich to sign for AC Milan.
Bayern Munich are the dominant force in the Bundesliga, but Roman Burki says Borussia Dortmund can cut the gap under Peter Bosz.
Leon Goretzka emphatically dismissed speculation he is set to leave Schalke for Bayern Munich in 2018.
Liverpool will not sign Naby Keita, with RB Leipzig boss Ralph Hasenhuttl insisting there is zero chance he leaves the Bundesliga club.
Barcelona target Philippe Coutinho was involved and Sadio Mane returned as Liverpool turned in a classy 3-0 victory over Hertha Berlin.
France international Ousmane Dembele – under contract until 2021 and linked with Barcelona – does not want to leave Borussia Dortmund.
A September return to action could be on the cards for injured Borussia Dortmund midfielder Julian Weigl.