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Sat, 09/09/17, 20:15
Rummenigge congratulates Luca Toni
Former Bayern pro Luca Toni got married to his long-standing partner Marta Cecchetto on Saturday evening. "On behalf of FC Bayern I'd like to send Luca and Marta my warmest congratulations on their marriage. I wish them all the best and a nice and atmospheric wedding today," commented Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. Toni played for the German record champions from 2007 to 2010, scoring 58 goals in 89 matches.
Bundesliga debut for James
New Bayern signing James Rodríguez made his maiden Bundesliga appearance on Saturday. The Colombian came on after 77 minutes away to 1899 Hoffenheim, making his debut in the German top tier. After sustaining a thigh injury in the Audi Cup on 1 August, James made his first competitive appearance wearing Bayern colours.