Round-Up: Player of the Month – March

After a long break from our monthly award, Müller was voted Miasanrot’s player of the month for March. The Bavarian capped off a successful month with a very strong appearance in the top match against Borussia Dortmund and prevailed against James Rodriguez, who also had excellent form during March. It was a typical Thomas Müller […]

April 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

Round-Up: Player of the Month – March

Stats & Links: Bundesliga’s Double-Double

In today’s Round-Up we show you the “Bundesliga’s Double-Double”, explain why Thomas Müller is the king here and why the Magic Triangle 2.0 played in Dortmund. In basketball, a double double is the performance of a player who has at least ten entries in two statistics categories within a game – usually ten points and […]

March 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Bundesliga’s Double-Double

Stats & Links: Turning to America for Competitive Balance

While the Bundesliga, as well as the other major European leagues, look for ways to achieve more balance, they are increasingly looking to U.S. professional sports as a guide to how they can improve their respective leagues. The perception is that the playoff system and salary caps currently in place within many of the major […]

March 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Turning to America for Competitive Balance

Stats & Links: Football isn’t financial mathematics

After the previous round-up looked at the income situation of the clubs in the Deloitte Football Money League, today’s round-up will consider the sporting success made possible by that income: above all, the success which comes in midweek, under the floodlights after the Champions League anthem rings out. How much sporting success can income buy […]

February 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Football isn’t financial mathematics

Stats & Links: FC Bayern, a member of the rich kids club

Dominating the league, in an attempt not to lose touch with the European elite. FC Bayern’s (financial) situation can perhaps be described more or less this way right now. To analyse this duality, we compare FC Bayern Munich’s financial figures with those of its competition in the Deloitte Football Money League for this round-up. What […]

February 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: FC Bayern, a member of the rich kids club

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – November

After a short break the “Player Of The Month” is back. It’s already the second time we’re giving the award to a goalkeeper. Sven Ulreich has had his best month in a Bayern shirt after reaching new levels of confidence and thus making him the deserved winner. It’s not even been three months since Sven […]

December 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – November

Stats & Links: Hanging up the boots, with 43!

Zé Roberto retires after 1,161 games. Last Monday, the long-serving Bayern player made his final appearance in Brazil for Palmerias Sao Paolo. The likeable Brazilian hangs up his football boots forever at the age of 43. It’s time to look back. Zé Roberto – in the minds of Bayern fans, that stands for Brazilian flair […]

December 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Hanging up the boots, with 43!

Stats & Links: Quality time with Jupp, Pep, and Carlo

Today’s article is about a new approach to evaluate squad rotation. We examine how Ancelotti has exploited the team’s rotation potential and compare the rotation from the Italian’s tenure with his predecessor Pep Guardiola and his successor Jupp Heynckes. Ten years ago, club boss Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, after a disappointing 2-2 defeat by Bolton Wanderers in […]

October 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Quality time with Jupp, Pep, and Carlo

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