Rio's Maracana stadium to reopen after Olympic duty

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - Crowds lined up Friday at Rio's Maracana ahead of the first club game to be played in the famed football stadium since a long break for the Olympic and Paralympic ceremonies.

Stumbling Bayern hunt rare win over Gladbach

Berlin (AFP) - Carlo Ancelotti's Bayern Munich bid to claim a rare win over Borussia Moenchengladbach on Saturday as the Bundesliga leaders look to get back to winning ways in Germany's top flight.