Analysis: FC Bayern Munich – Hertha BSC 3-0 (1-0)

The top match of the fourth match-day. First against second place. Munich against Berlin. It became a demonstration of power by Bayern. Carlo Ancelotti decided to field his currently strongest starting XI and changed five positions after the shaky performance against Ingolstadt. Alaba, Boateng, Lahm, Müller and Thiago came on for Coman, Kimmich, Rafinha, Renato […]

September 21, 2016 / 0 Comments

Analysis: FC Bayern Munich – Hertha BSC 3-0 (1-0)

13 theses for Bayern’s 2016/2017 season

Friday is the day: a home game against SV Werder Bremen kicks off the Bundesliga season 2016/2017. The manager has changed, but the goals are still the same. The first game provides a great opportunity for us to continue our tradition of putting together some theses for the upcoming season. Are they realistic? Exaggerated? Who […]

August 26, 2016 / 0 Comments

13 theses for Bayern’s 2016/2017 season

Sammer's departure

Matthias Sammer is no longer Bayern’s sporting director. What does his departure mean, and how can his time in Munich be assessed? We classify his era. What transpired on Sunday afternoon was quite the surprise: Bayern Munich’s sporting director will leave the club. Matthias Sammer had disappeared from the public eye in recent months, after […]

July 11, 2016 / 0 Comments

Sammer's departure

Analysis: FCB - BVB 0-0 (4-3 pens)

What a final! In his last match as Bayern coach Pep Guardiola won his seventh title and the second double. Before the game the media attention was centred on Pep Guardiola and Mats Hummels who will return to Bayern after the season. Unfortunately the tactical aspects were rendered unimportant, but in the end dominated the […]

May 22, 2016 / 0 Comments

Analysis: FCB - BVB 0-0 (4-3 pens)

Anaylsis: FC Bayern - Atletico 2:1

33 shots weren’t enough – Bayern are out of the Champions League. For the third consecutive time, Pep Guardiola’s team is eliminated in the semifinals. Despite an impressive performance, Bayern’s European journey has ended because of the away goals rule. Several scoring chances, including a penalty, couldn’t be converted. While Manuel Neuer managed to save […]

May 4, 2016 / 0 Comments

Anaylsis: FC Bayern - Atletico 2:1

Analysis: Stuttgart - Bayern 1:3

The most exciting finish of a Bundesliga season of the last five years has begun. The away match in Stuttgart was the prelude to a difficult season phase with games against Hertha, Mönchengladbach and Schalke in the next three weeks. It was a clear, though not uncomplicated victory. VfB Stuttgart – FC Bayern, formations, substitution […]

April 9, 2016 / 0 Comments

Analysis: Stuttgart - Bayern 1:3

Analysis: Bayern - Frankfurt 1:0

After the 14 days international break Bayern faced Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga. Eintracht, currently fighting against relegation, was the only team in the first half of the season, which was able to keep a clean sheet against Munich. Before the game Mario Götze was in the spot light in the national team. In the […]

April 3, 2016 / 0 Comments

Analysis: Bayern - Frankfurt 1:0

Analyis: BVB - FC Bayern 0:0

The situation before the game between the league leader and the runner-up was clear. If Dortmund wins, the race for the league title will be wide open again. If Bayern wins, the championship probably will be decided. Consequently the tension was high before the game. After the unlucky but in retrospective deserved 1:2 home loss […]

March 5, 2016 / 0 Comments

Analyis: BVB - FC Bayern 0:0

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