A breakdown of the Bayer Leverkusen match comes first, followed by questions that linger over the 4-3-3 (or whatever it is Carlo Ancelotti is doing these days). The trio discuss Renato Sanches’ troubles in detail, before moving on to Bayern’s brand spanking new academy. It’s all topped off with our collective thoughts on the league-wide fan protests.
It’s Bundesliga time again. Bayern open the season at home against Bayer 04 Leverkusen. We analyzed the match at Allianz Arena. For the Supercup match against Dortmund, Carlo Ancelotti came up with an alternative that is a hybrid of the initial 4-3-3 and the recent 4-2-3-1 system. Against Leverkusen, he chose that same formation. Bayern […]
After the loss to Real Madrid in the Champions League that was frustrating on all levels imaginable, FC Bayern were on the road on Saturday evening against one of their least favourite away opponents of recent years: Bayer Leverkusen. In case you missed it: Leverkusen vs Bayern – starting formations 3 things we noticed: 1. […]
Ten games, five wins, three draws two losses. The last results were not quite satisfying. We think it is time for a change and the game against Leverkusen a proper opportunity to start with that. In our preview we spoke to Timo Schwarz, who tries to find an explanation for the current crisis in Leverkusen. […]
Points dropped, gap regained – Bayern’s trip to Leverkusen was as tough as expected, ending in a goalless draw. Arturo Vidal raised further questions while Holger Badstuber looked confident. The week after the acquisition of Serdar Tasci, the injury of Tasci and two emotional press conferences by Matthias Sammer and Pep Guardiola, Bayern had to […]
Second versus third. FC Bayern versus Bayer Leverkusen. Possession play versus a pressing machine. Sounded like a real top-class match on Saturday evening and it turned out to be just that. We saw a high-quality battle between two exceptional Bundesliga teams that ended in a deserved win for Bayern. In case you missed it: With […]