Pep Guardiola's (l.) FC Bayern will officially open their 2015/16 season with a team presentation at the Allianz Arena today - © © imago / Lackovic
Pep Guardiola's (l.) FC Bayern will officially open their 2015/16 season with a team presentation at the Allianz Arena today - © © imago / Lackovic

2015/16 Day 11 of pre-season

Cologne - The weekend's here, but it's business as usual for the 18 Bundesliga clubs as they step up their preparations for the new campaign.

As usual, brought you all the latest news throughout the day...

That's a wrap, folks. We'll be back early tomorrow to bring you more updates from around the training grounds. Stay tuned!

Welcome to Gdansk

Bundesliga World Tour 2015 participants VfL Wolfsburg have arrived in Poland ahead of tomorrow’s friendly against KS Lechia Gdansk.

No letting up for Schalke

The Royal Blues are set for a busy day indeed…

Saturday’s results

Plenty of pre-season friendly results to get your teeth into this evening. Head over here for our complete overview…

Silverware for Werder!

SV Werder Bremen have won the mini-tournament in Salzburg after a shootout victory over Valencia CF.


No joy for FC Bayern's All-Star outfit against Internazionale Milano this afternoon...

Spanish test

Valencia have beaten Southampton 1-0 and will take on Werder Bremen in the final of the tournament in Salzburg.

Blast from the past

An FC Bayern All-Star XI are taking on their Internazionale Milano counterparts at the Allianz Arena.

Next stop... Poland!

Bundesliga World Tour 2015 participants VfL Wolfsburg are swapping Bad Ragaz for Gdansk, where they will take on KS Lechia Gdansk in a pre-season friendly on Sunday.

Hidden talent

Is there anything Thiago Alcantara can't do?


Werder have beaten RB Salzburg and will now face either Valencia or Southampton in the final of the mini-tournament in Austria.

Just getting started...

Bayern's open training session is about to get underway in Munich. You can follow all the action right here.

Short and sweet

Werder Bremen are taking part in a mini-tournament in Salzburg this afternoon. The Green-Whites are taking on RB Salzburg for a place in the final, with each match lasting just 45 minutes. Valencia CF and Southampton FC are the other two sides taking part.

Stuttgart out on the pitch

The Baden-Württemberg capital club, meanwhile, who unveiled Argentina international Emiliano Insua as their latest new signing this morning, will be kicking off their friendly against Swiss side BSC Young Boys in just a couple of moments.

...while Hannover 96 are up against local lower league club 1. FC Wunstorf, fielding the following starting XI:

Bayern 2015/16 presentation - live

Don't miss a thing of the official unveiling of next season's Bayern München side, and today's training session at the packed-out Allianz Arena, on the club's official live stream:

+++ BREAKING: Schweinsteiger to join Manchester United +++

Bayern München Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has confirmed that the German record champions have agreed terms with Manchester United FC over a transfer of midfield star Bastian Schweinsteiger.

Bayern press conference

Summer signings Douglas Costa (2nd r., signed from Donetsk) and Josuha Kimmich (2nd l., RB Leipzig) are officially being presented to the press at the Allianz Arena today.

Fans gathering outside the Allianz

A number of FC Bayern supporters have already caught up with club mascot Berni...

Bayern stars getting ready

Xabi Alonso sent out this Instagram showing him in Munich's city centre. The Spain legend and his team mates will be presented to their fans at Bayern's official season opening at the Allianz Arena today. Click here to find out more, and how to follow the record champions' training session live!

BVB back in town

The five-time Bundesliga champions have returned to Dortmund after their exciting one-week trip to Far East.

Target practice

Bruno Labbadia's Hamburger SV are busy getting their eye in ahead of tomorrow's Telekom Cup clash with Borussia Mönchengladbach...

Alaba's excited

After an injury-hit 2014/15, fit-again FC Bayern utility man David Alaba can't wait for today's team presentation...

Köln land Sörensen

1. FC Köln have completed the signing of Danish centre-back Frederik Sörensen from Italian champions Juventus FC. The 23-year-old has inked a four-year deal...

Stuttgart snap up Insua

VfB Stuttgart have announced the signing of Argentinian defender Emiliano Insua on a three-year-deal from Club Atletico de Madrid...

Audi Cup on the agenda

SV Werder Bremen tackle Austrian Bundesliga champions FC Red Bull Salzburg in the semi-finals of the Audi Cup later today. They'll then face either Valencia CF or Southampton FC in tomorrow's third-place play-off/ final.

Back on the horse

There'll be no wallowing in defeat for FC Schalke 04 following yesterday's 3-1 reverse against Austrian side Wolfsberger AC

Tired eyes

Before the jet lag sets in, Borussia Dortmund captain Mats Hummels found time to send out a message to his fans on social media following the Yellow-Blacks' tour of Asia...


... FC Bayern München. All eyes will be on the Allianz Arena later this afternoon for the reigning champions' official team presentation.