The mood hasn’t been overly positive in Munich in the opening days of the Oktoberfest. However, this changed on Saturday afternoon. The 4-0 against Mainz 05 was a strong performance and the end to many discussions in recent weeks. FC Bayern vs. Mainz 05, starting formations 3 things we noticed: 1. Coman plays well In […]
The rumour mill is still open as Renato Sanches might yet be on his way out, but Thomas Mueller’s public comments about his particular skill-set — and Carlo Ancelotti’s ambivalence towards it — dominate the second half of the podcast.
Everyone’s least favourite international break is upon us as questions about James Rodriguez’ call up for Colombia are addressed, before the trio top it all off with their Champions League Group B predictions. (Everyone, root for Jan to be right!)
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FC Bayern wins the last away game of the season. The German champion defeated the runner-up from Leipzig, with Arjen Robben earning the man of the match award. It was the only Bundesliga game on Saturday that had no relevance for the table. Both teams’ final placings were already certain before the match. 3 things […]
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 […]
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 […]
Bayern have lost their most important game of the season so far: the reigning Champions League winner Real Madrid won 2-1 on Wednesday in the Allianz Arena. Before a decision is made about Bayern’s European dreams, however, they have a game in Leverkusen on Saturday. Keeping the right balance between Bundesliga and Champions League has […]
In a spectacular game, Real Madrid beat Bayern Munich 2-1 in the Champions League quarter-final. The game was heavily influenced by Cristiano Ronaldo, who scored his 100th European goal. After the convincing 4-1 victory against Borussia Dortmund, FC Bayern wanted to start into the game against Real Madrid full of confidence. The attack on Dortmund’s […]
Weakened opponent, Dutch domination – Bayern managed to beat their rivals from Dortmund in most convincing and encouraging fashion. On matchday 28, Bayern’s main mission was to gain some confidence, as the Champions League clash against Real Madrid was only a few more days away. Their opponent was a weakened, yet motivated BVB. Bayern against […]