Benjamin Henrichs has joined Monaco from Bayer Leverkusen for a reported fee of €20million.
Manuel Neuer thinks there could be five teams challenging Bayern Munich for the Bundesliga title in 2018-19.
Schalke, Borussia Dortmund, Hoffenheim and Bayer Leverkusen won't make it easy but the trophy is tipped to stay with Bayern Munich.
Doubting the ability of Mesut Ozil is "incomprehensible" for Kai Havertz, who hopes to mirror the Arsenal star's success for Germany.
Bayer Leverkusen's Leon Bailey had been linked with a host of Europe's top clubs after last season, but he is now under contract until 2023.
In the age of millennials, it has become a norm for football clubs to engage in banters with their fans online, sometimes at expenses of other footballers and managers.
Bayer Leverkusen poked fun at Petr Cech after an embarrassing near-miss on Sunday, but the Arsenal goalkeeper failed to see the funny side.
Leon Bailey looks likely to remain in Germany this season despite Bayer Leverkusen's willingness to discuss a deal.
Kepa Arrizabalaga will shoulder the burden of history after Chelsea splashed the cash in their search for Thibaut Courtois' replacement.
Isaac Kiese Thelin has joined Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen on loan after featuring regularly for Sweden at the World Cup.