Maurice

Fell in love with Bayern back when Elber and Jancker wrapped themselves in carpets to celebrate goals. Never got off the hook afterwards. Knows his way around any sport and always on the lookout for new statistics.

Stats & Links: The Relative Age Effect And Philipp Lahm

After covering the current condition of Bayern’s youth teams last week, today’s Stats & Links section will focus on youth football as well. Therefore the relative age effect (RAE) will be introduced, which has an enormous impact on the selection of youth players and hence can shape future squads. What is the relative age effect? […]

March 23, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: The Relative Age Effect And Philipp Lahm

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – February

This month it’s pretty obvious and we at Miasanrot are happy that the Robert Lewandowski bandwagon – which is nothing new on this site – is getting crowded. The polish striker is our player of the month February and not only because of his important goals. First a look at his numbers: In February, Lewandowski […]

March 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – February

Stats & Links: The best since Gerd Müller?

Almost four years ago Miasanrot author Steffen asked in the German edition of this blog whether Mario Gomez was as good as club legend Gerd Müller. But despite his astonishing goal average, Gomez was never recognized accordingly. In Robert Lewandowski Bayern now have a forward who scores just as many goals as Gomez. Last night […]

March 2, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: The best since Gerd Müller?

Bayern is the champ of mid-week fixtures

This article looks at statistics for when Bayern plays mid-week fixtures – what the Germans call an „English week“. While this is a usual habit for British teams in the Premier League with league or cup matches on Tuesdays or Wednesdays (therefore the naming), in the Bundesliga only teams that compete on an international level […]

February 27, 2017 / 0 Comments

Bayern is the champ of mid-week fixtures

Stats & Links: Bayern bonus

The Miasanrot link list for Wednesday to ensure your good start into the weekend. After the past weekend one could frequently read two words that leave a sour taste in every Bayern fan’s mouth by now. Every media was reporting about the famous Bayern luck or the ominous Bayern bonus. Fueled by statements from Berlin’s […]

February 22, 2017 / 1 Comments

Stats & Links: Bayern bonus

FC Bayern’s “Magnificent Eleven” since 2000

Throughout the years, numerous high-profile players have either been signed by Bayern or promoted from their youth program. In the constant chase for titles, they put in marvelous single-game performances that added up to memorable seasons. In this article, I will present the best team of Bayern players, based on a single season effort, since […]

January 11, 2017 / 1 Comments

FC Bayern’s “Magnificent Eleven” since 2000

One Year – Six Oddities

In the age of packing and expected goals, a lot of statistics can be used to analyze any given football match or team. However, the value of a single stat is debatable and one can easily get lost in the endless sea of data. Let’s see if we can take six odd stats from Bayern’s […]

July 25, 2016 / 1 Comments

One Year – Six Oddities

Bayern's winger evolution

This past off-season, Bayern added two rather unknown wingers in Douglas Costa (25) and Kingsley Coman (19) to play alongside their once-dreaded duo of Franck Ribery (33) and Arjen Robben (32). The latter two have been borderline world-class players throughout the last five years, but have recently begun to decline due to recurring injuries. So […]

June 7, 2016 / 1 Comments

Bayern's winger evolution

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