Bayern Munich marked the return of veteran coach Jupp Heynckes with an emphatic 5-0 win over Freiburg to get their hopes of retaining the Bundesliga title back on track.
Heynckes, 72, signed a deal until the end of the season following the departure of Carlo Ancelotti, and he inspired a comfortable win with goals from Kingsley Coman, Thiago, Robert Lewandowski, Joshua Kimmich and an own goal.
It meant Bayern could keep the pressure on Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund and return to winning way...
Ten-man Freiburg halted Borussia Dortmund's promising start to the season Saturday in a 0-0 Bundesliga draw and also added to the team's injury list.
Dortmund defenders Marc Bartra and Marcel Schmelzer went off in the first half and are doubtful for the Champions League opener at Tottenham on Wednesday.
Tim Kleindienst had the best early chance for Freiburg but failed in a one-on-one with Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Buerki.
Dortmund dominated possession afterward but lost Bartra and then Schmelzer...
Liverpool midfielder Allan has joined Cypriot club Apollon Limassol on loan for the season, while winger Ryan Kent will play for Freiburg.
Allan, 20, joined Liverpool in 2015 and was on loan at German club Hertha Berlin last season.
Towards the end of that campaign, Hertha sporting executive Michael Preetzsaid the club hoped to keep the Brazilian for another season.
Allan has yet to make a senior appearance for Liverpool and has also had loan clubs with Finnish side SJK and Sint-Truiden in...