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UEFA Europa League quarter-finals are set
UEFA Europa League quarter-finals are set
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The line-up for the UEFA Europa League quarter-finals to be played on August 10 and 11 is complete.

On Monday, Manchester United will face Copenhagen in Cologne and Internazionale Milano and Bayer Leverkusen will play in Dusseldorf.

Tuesday will have Shakhtar Donetsk against Basel at Arena AufSchalke and Wolves versus Sevilla at MSV Arena.

All matches to be played at 19:00 (UTC).

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Bayern Munich secure domestic double after German Cup title
Bayern Munich captain ManuelNeuer lifts the German Pokal trophy
Bayern Munich captain ManuelNeuer lifts the German Pokal trophy Credit: Twitter Reproduction

With Robert Lewandowksi scoring twice in the second half, Bayern Munich added the German Cup silverware to their Bundesliga title after a 4:2 victory over Bayer Leverkusen. The game was played Saturday at the Olympiastadion in Berlin.

Munich now aims for a treble, with Hansi Flick's side focusing on the Champions League tournament, that will take place in Lisbon during August.

Bayern Munich now has 20 German Cup titles in their history.

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Lerverkusen takes first spot in German cup final, awaits Bayern or Frankfurt
Olympiastadion in Berlin before DFB Pokal 2019
Olympiastadion in Berlin before DFB Pokal 2019 Credit: Dietmar Rabich (Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 4.0)

A 3-0 win over the German football cup sensation, 1. FC Saarbrücken, has secured Bayer Leverkusen a spot on the final.

Saarbrücken left its mark on the competition for being the first fourth-tier team to reach the semi-finals of the DFB Pokal.

Bayern München and Eintracht Frankfurt face each this evening at 20:45 local time for the second spot.

German Champions League clubs spend €20 million to help Bundesliga clubs

In what the Deutsche Fußball Liga, the association responsible for professional football in Germany, calls an "act of solidarity" Champions League clubs FC Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund, Bayer Leverkusen and RB Leipzig will provide a combined €20 million with the goal to support other Bundesliga clubs that will suffer financially from coronavirus effects. "We have always said that we will show solidarity when clubs, through no fault of their own, get into an imbalance as a result of this absolutely exceptional situation that they can no longer control on their own", Dortmund Chairman of the Board Hans-Joachim Watzke said in a joint statement.