Youth players in first team training

Traditionally, pre-season is the ideal time for youth team players to show their skills while training with the first team. While the U23 was away for their training camp and will begin filling in the ranks for the first team in the upcoming week, Carlo Ancelotti had a number of freshly-crowned U17 German champions available […]

July 4, 2017 / 0 Comments

Youth players in first team training

Newcomer of the Season: Mats Hummels

Considering how short the list of new arrivals was, choosing Bayern’s newcomer of the year is a no-brainer. Nevertheless, Mats Hummels has earned some praise. For many Dortmund fans, it was quite the shock to see their captain decide to return to his hometown. This move happened both due to family and trophy reasons, according […]

June 25, 2017 / 0 Comments

Newcomer of the Season: Mats Hummels

Project Bayern-21

“Youngsters are being wasted on Bayern’s bench”, “Youngsters can only fail in Munich” and “If you go to FCB as a youngster, you’re throwing your career away”: since Carlo Ancelotti took the reins at FC Bayern, these sorts of comments have become frequent once again. Not least because a few records were set this season […]

May 11, 2017 / 1 Comments

Project Bayern-21

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – SV Darmstadt 98 1-0 (1-0)

The new and old German champions FC Bayern beat Darmstadt 98 at home, making their opponents’ relegation to Bundesliga 2 a done deal. For the first time in a while, Bayern are starting into a May that has no sporting importance whatsoever. With no more games coming up in the domestic cup or in the […]

May 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – SV Darmstadt 98 1-0 (1-0)

Five Tasks For FC Bayern

The losses against Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund abruptly ended all of Bayern’s hopes for a second title this season. Ever since the defeat against BVB, a public debate has started about the consequences that need to be taken in the upcoming transfer period. What will it be for Bayern – a revolution? A transition? […]

May 1, 2017 / 1 Comments

Five Tasks For FC Bayern

3 Things We Noticed: VfL Wolfsburg – FC Bayern 0:6 (0:3)

Six goals, five championships – Bayern are Bundesliga champions! Following the heartbreaking cup loss against Dortmund, Bayern faced relegation-troubled Wolfsburg with the chance to decide the league race, as Leipzig had failed to beat Ingolstadt a few hours earlier. VfL Wolfsburg vs FC Bayern – basic formations Three things we noticed 1. Unusual verticality Against […]

April 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: VfL Wolfsburg – FC Bayern 0:6 (0:3)

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Borussia Dortmund 2-3 (2-1)

DFB Cup. Dortmund, yet again – like every year. Another dramatic game – like every year. In the end, the team in black and yellow moved on to the cup final in Berlin, like 2015. Philipp Lahm and Xabi Alonso won’t be able to finish off their careers with the DFB Cup trophy. And all […]

April 26, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Borussia Dortmund 2-3 (2-1)

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – FSV Mainz 05 2-2 (1-2)

Four days after leaving the Champions League knock-out stages against Real Madrid, Mainz 05 wrestled a draw from Bayern. After falling behind twice, the home team at least managed to secure one point from the game. The Champions League loss was horrible, and lead to an unusual situation: on Friday, for the first time since […]

April 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – FSV Mainz 05 2-2 (1-2)

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