Germany sent the Netherlands to the brink of an early exit from soccer’s European Championship with a 2-1 victory founded on familiarity.
Arjen Robben had the only goal as Bayern Munich beat Lyon 1-0 in the opening game of their European Champions League soccer semifinal.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Bayern Munich defeated Eintracht Frankfurt 1-0 to win its 23rd German soccer championship.
Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich both won 5-0 to maintain their perfect starts in soccer’s Champions League, while Real Madrid kept its 100 percent record by beating Juventus 2-1.
Bayern Munich beat Vfl Wolfsburg 3-0 to maintain its perfect start to the German league soccer season. Juventus lost its 100 percent record in Italy by drawing 0-0 at Fiorentina.