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Jerome Boateng, Franck Ribery and Thomas Muller were on target for the champions

Schalke and Hamburg shared six goals in a rollercoaster 3-3 draw at the Arena AufSchalke

Bundesliga review: Schalke and Hamburg share six goals in a rollercoaster

Shinji Okazaki got one over his former club with a goal on his Mainz debut, helping to defeat Stuttgart 3-2 in the Bundesliga this afternoon.

Nikicia Jelavic of Everton celebrates scoring a goal

Transfer news: Everton striker Nikica Jelavic could be on his way out of Goodison Park after Hamburg confirm interest

Bundesliga club are looking for a 'dangerous striker' and believe that the Croatian will fit the bill

Johan Djourou

Hamburg want Arsenal defender Johan Djourou to remain in Germany - either on loan or permanently

The defender spent the second half of last season with Hannover

Heung-Min Son

Tottenham lead race to sign Hamburg forward Heung-Min Son

South Korean has been watched by Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United - but former Spurs midfielder Rafael van der Vaart has urged Son to remain in Germany

Champions League: Jupp Heynckes wary of Juventus threat to Bayern Munich's ambition

The sides meet in the Champions League tonight

Mickael Tavares

Fulham sign free agent Mickael Tavares

Fulham have completed the signing of free agent Mickael Tavares on a short-term deal.

Joao Moutinho

Tottenham signing Joao Moutinho is 'impossible' says Andre Villas-Boas

Andre Villas-Boas claims it will be "impossible" for Tottenham to sign Porto playmaker Joao Moutinho before the transfer window shuts tonight.

Tottenham midfielder Rafael van der Vaart

Hamburg must improve offer for Rafael van der Vaart say Tottenham

Andre Villas-Boas has accused Hamburg of disrespecting Tottenham in their bid to sign Rafael van der Vaart.

Rafael van der Vaart of Tottenham

Rafael van der Vaart says he will remain at Tottenham despite transfer speculation

Tottenham midfielder Rafael van der Vaart has dismissed speculation that he will be returning to Hamburg as ‘just gossip’.

Hamburg would welcome Tottenham playmaker Rafael van der Vaart

Hamburg coach Thorsten Fink says he would welcome Rafael van der Vaart to the HSV-Arena with open arms as speculation increases linking the Tottenham Hotspur midfielder with a return to the Bundesliga club.

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Nigel de Jong in 'good position' over contract at Manchester City

Nigel de Jong has declared himself happy at Manchester City and believes he is in a "good position" with regards to his contract, which is moving into its final season.

Ruud van Nistelrooy helped Malaga qualify for the Champions League

Former Manchester United striker Ruud van Nistelrooy announces retirement

Malaga striker Ruud van Nistelrooy has announced his retirement from football at the age of 35.

Dirk Kuyt

Hamburg coach reveals interest in Liverpool striker Dirk Kuyt

Hamburg coach Thorsten Fink has described Liverpool's Dutch forward Dirk Kuyt as a "class" player.

Chelsea defender Slobodan Rajkovic signs for Hamburg

Hamburg have confirmed the signing of defender Slobodan Rajkovic for an undisclosed fee from Chelsea.

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