A German magazine alleges that footballer Cristiano Ronaldo used an offshore company to hide millions of euros in advertising rights fees. "Spiegel" also claims the Real Madrid star paid virtually no tax on the fees.
Bayern Munich recovered from an early setback to win 3-1 in Mainz. The champions fell behind after just four minutes but were victorious thanks to a Robert Lewandowski brace and a diving header from Arjen Robben-
Schalke head to Leipzig aiming to become the first team to beat RB in the Bundesliga while Thomas Tuchel needs to find a way to stop Dortmund's rollercoaster campaign. Here's what you need to know ahead of Matchday 13.
Rosberg, who claimed his first Formula One drivers' title in Abu Dhabi last Sunday, has said that the 2016 season was his last in F1. The German-born Mercedes driver wants to spend more time with his family.
FIFA has announced the final nominees for The Best FIFA Football Awards, which recognize the year's best player and best coach. The winners will be crowned on January 9th but here are some of the favorites.
Nico Rosberg's retirement came as a bolt from the blue but it doesn't just allow him more time with his family. In Mark Hallam's view, it helps Mercedes look to the future and lets underrated Rosberg bow out on top.
The German football association has announced that its president will seek election to the UEFA Executive Committee. If successful, he would take the seat nominally occupied by his predecessor Wolfgang Niersbach.
The DFB has announced that it will allow teams in this season's German Cup to make a fourth substitution if a match goes into extra time. The change is part of a pilot project and has been trialled elsewhere.
Nico Rosberg has announced his retirement from Formula One racing. The completely unexpected decision came just days after he achieved a goal that he had dedicated his entire life to.
Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter is to learn next Monday whether his six-year ban from football will be overturned. The former FIFA boss has taken his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Only five days after winning his first F1 title, Nico Rosberg surprised the world by announcing his retirement from the elite motorsport. Here's a look at some of the highlights of his career.
A former footballer has said that he was paid thousands of pounds to keep quiet about sexual abuse that he suffered as a boy at Chelsea. This is the latest revelation in a growing scandal that has hit English football.
The former world No. 1 player has returned to the golf course after an absense of 16 months due to two back surgeries. His great start in the first round of the Hero World Challenge was followed by a mediocre back nine.
Chess' exciting battle between Magnus Carlsen and Sergej Karjakin is just the latest in a long list of great sporting duels. From unforgettable boxing fights to never-ending tennis matches, here is DW's top 10.
A new year approaches, but more problems remain for Russia and their athletes. Improvements have been made, but will they be enough to reverse Russia's ban in the future?
The World Chess Championship Final between Magnus Carlsen and Sergey Karjakin sparked huge interest for the game, especially on the internet. DW's Holger Hank on why this might be the best outlet for the thinking sport.
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