FIFA ban ex-head of German FA

FIFA has banned Wolfgang Niersbach, the former president of the German FA for 12 months in relation to misconduct in bidding for the 2006 World Cup.

Dortmund sign Andre Schurrle from Wolfsburg

Berlin (AFP) - Borussia Dortmund have signed Germany international winger Andre Schurrle from Wolfsburg on a five-year deal, the two Bundesliga clubs announced on Friday.