3 Things We Noticed: RB Leipzig – FC Bayern 5:6 (1:1)

On Wednesday evening in Leipzig, part one of the ongoing assessment of Bayern’s current abilities was on the agenda. It was about nothing less than surviving in the cup. Will the record winner remain in the competition or did RB Leipzig collect their first victory in this matchup? RB’s starting position was not bad at […]

October 25, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: RB Leipzig – FC Bayern 5:6 (1:1)

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Celtic Glasgow 3-0 (2-0)

FC Bayern won the Champions League home game against Celtic Glasgow 3-0, keeping the Munich team on track for success under Jupp Heynckes. With kick-off, Jupp Heynckes became the oldest coach ever to have looked after a team on the sidelines of the Champions League. The life of the Bayern coach now spans 72 years […]

October 19, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Celtic Glasgow 3-0 (2-0)

3 Things We Noticed: TSG Hoffenheim – FC Bayern 2-0 (1-0)

Bayern versus Hoffenheim. Ancelotti versus Nagelsmann. And in the end – disillusionment, again. The Munich team loses to TSG Hoffenheim once more and have to accept the first big setback in the 2017/18 Bundesliga season. TSG Hoffenheim vs Bayern Munich, 09/09/2017, basic formations. 3 things we noticed: 1. Nagelsmann coolly blocks Ancelotti’s innovation It wasn’t […]

September 9, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: TSG Hoffenheim – FC Bayern 2-0 (1-0)

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Bayer Leverkusen 3-1 (2-0)

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 […]

August 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Bayer Leverkusen 3-1 (2-0)

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

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – April

Thus far we had only two winners of our player of the month award: Thiago and Robert Lewandowski. In April it is time to honour someone new: Mats Hummels. The previous ones did not manage to convince to the fullest in the games against Dortmund and Real Madrid. Thiago struggled to link up with his […]

May 4, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – April

Javi Martínez: The Unsung Hero

After a corner kick Douglas Costa hits a sharp cross, which can’t be utilized by anyone. However, Arturo Vidal gambled on this outcome and is now in position to bring the ball back into the box where Javi Martínez is waiting – beautiful pass, even more beautiful finish. Bayern is up 1-0 in Cologne. This […]

March 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

Javi Martínez: The Unsung Hero

Where’s Holger?

26 days ago, Holger Badstuber had his last appearance for Bayern Munich on a football field. In the pre-season test against AC Milan, he managed to play for 31 minutes; since then, he’s been conspicuously absent. Holger Badstuber’s comeback after his ankle fracture hasn’t exactly gone well. For the first test after almost four months […]

August 23, 2016 / 0 Comments

Where’s Holger?

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